Dr Anna Hansell, Assistant Director of SAHSU, responds to research finding an association between traffic noise and a bigger waist

Dr Anna Hansell, Assistant Director of SAHSU, appeared in press and radio on Tuesday 26 May responding to a study from colleagues in Sweden that claimed that the stress of traffic noise makes people put on more weight around their waist.

Anna appeared on Radio 5 Live's Breakfast Show http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b05w7tvc (piece starts at 1h20mins)


Anna was quoted in:

The Times http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/health/news/article4451279.ece

The Telegraph http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science/science-news/11628617/Why-living-on-a-main-road-could-be-making-you-fatter.html

The Express http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/579803/Fat-overweight-obesity-people-living-road-roil-plane-noise

The Mirror http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/technology-science/science/living-near-busy-road-airport-5762462

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