Press centre

The Physiological Society has a membership of over 3000 scientists covering areas such as exercise performance, why we sweat, how vitamins affect our body, and the causes of obesity, cardiovascular and neurological diseases.
As well as a wealth of expertise within our membership, The Society also publishes the latest research developments in the field in its journals The Journal of Physiology and Experimental Physiology.

If you are looking for an expert on any aspect of physiology, information on one of our journals or The Society’s view on one of the policy areas we work in, please call 020 7269 5721 or email press@physoc.org

Press releases

13 January 2017
Pregnant women over 35 years old are more likely to have complications at birth due to delayed and longer labour stages, suggests new research published in The Journal of Physiology.
30 November 2016
Menstrual cycle phase does not affect a woman’s autonomic heat responses (skin blood flow and sweating) at rest or during fixed intensity exercise.
22 November 2016
TEF vs. REF: Are Teaching and Research now Adversaries? - report draws on meetings at Labour, Conservative and SNP conferences to make recommendations to government on HE