Research into the specific health and wellbeing benefits of singing is actually still in its infancy…[but] evidence is growing of psychological and physical improvement effects, with an indication that group singing is particularly beneficial over other social and community activities
Lung cancer currently kills 44 women every day in the UK. It’s the UK’s biggest cancer killer, resulting in 36,000 deaths a year in the UK.
A few weeks into my first term I saw a note online asking if anyone would be interested in starting a clay pigeon shooting club. It was Ryan, the club’s founding president.
Today’s demand for the immediate often translates into fashionable, quick fix solutions, rather than ones of longevity and substance.
The technology that forms the basis of these devices derives from unique biologically inspired evolutionary computer algorithms developed by co-founder and director Dr Stephen Smith and academics in the Department of Electronics over the past ten years.
Income inequality is strongly correlated with low social mobility, with lower average educational performance and with bigger gaps in educational attainment between rich and poor children.
A new study has shown that a standard hormone supplement, used to boost energy levels in prostate cancer patients following radiotherapy, could potentially increase the chances of the cancer returning.
Cultural diversity is thought to be the key to making us more positive about the way we look. But how?
We’ve all got life stories. Where we grew up, where we worked, our families and our hobbies. These details define us and tell people who we are. For people with dementia, that narrative ‘colour’ is often lost.
Improvements have already been made in the delivery of support services, and the University has committed to continue funding student-led initiatives such as Nightline.
General practice, a cornerstone of UK primary care provision, has for many years been frequently referred to as ‘the jewel in the Crown’ of the NHS. But now primary care, and general practice in particular, are facing a crisis, with all the major political parties proffering solutions in their manifestos at the last election.
It is predicted that 10 million people will die from drug-resistant bacteria by 2050. This, alongside climate change and food shortages, makes anti-microbial resistance (AMR) one of the greatest threats facing humanity today.