Findings from the Raine Study are published in media across the world. The following are an example of recently published media statements from our researchers.
- Western diet linked to increased risk of mental health problems for teenagers, NutraIngredients, February 2018
- Baby Araelia helps future generations, The Examiner, 12th April 2018
- Fiona Stanley Hospital consultant probes early clues to irritable bowel syndrome, The West Australian, 8 December 2017
- A Mother’s work can be beneficial to a child’s body weight, Berlin Social Science Center, 25 October 2017
- Women are better sleepers than men, Perth Now, 25 October 2017.
- Vitamin D and Bone Mass, Medical News Bulletin, 3 August 2017: Vitamin D levels may help children, particularly males, develop optimal peak bone mass.
- Fatty Livers, news.com.au, 14 July 2017 : Teenagers who are overweight or whose parents were overweight have a greater chance of developing non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).
- Breastfeeding benefits, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 30 June 2017: Babies who are fed only breast milk for the first three months of life appear to be much more likely to maintain a healthy weight trajectory, with the benefits possibly lasting through to early adulthood.
- Breastfeeding and Fatty Liver, 12 June 2017: Infants who were breastfed for less than six months before starting infant formula milk and infants who had mothers who were obese at the start of pregnancy, were much more likely to develop nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) as adolescents.
- Healthy IVF babies, The West Australian, 31 May 2017: The risk of birth defects in IVF babies has declined.
- Obesity and our genes, Science Daily, 26 April 2017: A child’s risk of obesity as they grow up can be influenced by modifications to their DNA prior to birth.
- Posture and neck pain, Sydney Morning Herald, 15 December 2016: Poor posture is often blamed for neck pain but a study challenges this widely held belief.
- Television and Bone Health, Science Daily, 7 July 2016: Consistently watching high levels of television during childhood and adolescence were linked with lower peak bone mass at age 20 years.
- Low fat dairy, SBS, 9 February 2016: There’s no real difference between full-fat dairy and its lighter alternative.
- Pregnancy Stress, The Record, 5 November 2015: Reducing pregnancy stress key to optimal child development.
- Male Fertility, ABC News, 30 September 2015: Men encouraged to be more aware of their fertility.
- Long may kid’s health study Raine, The West Australian, 22 July 2015: The world famous Raine study.
- Raine brings a rich harvest, The West Australian, 22 July 2015: Raine’s contributions to Science.
- Research benefits keep growing, The West Australian, 22 July 2015: Information gathered for West Australians is extraordinary.
- Perth researchers leading the way in preventing pre-term childbirth, ABC News, 24 June 2015: A world-first study that followed children from the womb into adulthood is now leading WA researchers to solutions in preventing premature births.
Likewise, the Raine Study, regularly publishes media statements relating to the cohort, key milestones and our participants:
Contact for all Media Inquiries: Lorelei Campbell, Raine Study Communications Manager, email@example.com or Mobile: 0432 163 334
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