Health & Society News
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
A major piece of research exploring incidence and prevention of student suicide at UK universities is about to begin after receiving backing from the Government.
Thursday, 07 September 2017
The University of Worcester’s success in bringing illustration to new audiences, along with its work to help persecuted people in Iraq, have been shortlisted in this year’s Times Higher Education Awards.
Tuesday, 11 July 2017
An entrepreneurial student was inspired to start his own business after his mother suggested he and his housemates needed to hire a cleaner.
Wednesday, 05 July 2017
Victims of harassment and stalking are being left at risk because of failings by police and prosecutors in England and Wales, research by academics at the University of Worcester has found.
Tuesday, 04 July 2017
A Herefordshire mum has spoken of her joy at having the opportunity to work in the very hospital that has played a huge part in her life.
Friday, 30 June 2017
The University of Worcester hosted a national conference exploring the impact of domestic violence on children and young people.
Friday, 02 June 2017
A University of Worcester academic says more work needs to be done to determine the most effective ways of preventing domestic violence.
Thursday, 25 May 2017
In a time of turmoil for the NHS, is there another way to deliver healthcare in the UK? That will be the subject of a fascinating debate at this year’s Hay Festival.
Monday, 22 May 2017
The positive effects of music, art and a range of other creative arts in helping those with dementia has been well documented in recent years, and a special event at this year’s Hay Festival will give some insights into how and why it works.
Friday, 12 May 2017
In recent years a host of reports have suggested the mental health of the UK’s student population has been rapidly deteriorating. But whilst surveys produce statistics that hint at the scale of the problem, there is still comparatively little academic res