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New director at the helm of world-leading research...

Issued:13/02/19

Sheffield Hallam University's world-leading Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC) has appointed a new director to drive its mission to improve...



Improving mental wellbeing of our emergency services

Issued:24/10/18

Work undertaken by Sheffield Hallam University to explore how mindfulness programmes can support those working in high-stress environments has been...



Leading the fight against cardiovascular disease

Issued:02/10/18

An exercise physiologistfrom Sheffield Hallam University is set to help transform the future of cardiovascular care in the UK after being selected...



Sporting heroes praise student's problem-solving theories

Issued:27/06/17

A book written by a PhD student at Sheffield Hallam University has been praised by two of the world's most successful sports stars.Dame Jessica...



Hallam athletes to compete on world stage

Issued:26/01/17

Student athletes from Sheffield Hallam University are set to represent Great Britain in the World University Winter Games in Kazakhstan. With...



Doping prevention for gym-goers

Issued:13/12/16

Gym goers and amateur athletes are being targeted by a European-wide project to prevent the use of performance enhancing drugs.The project - SAFE YOU+:...



Research calls for a stop to 'anti-fat' prejudices

Issued:12/01/16

A health expert from Sheffield Hallam University has called for more action to be taken to stop obese people being bullied. Dr Stuart Flint from the...



Study finds sociable strolls key to long term health...

Issued:01/07/15

A study by Sheffield Hallam University into short health walks has found that their success primarily hinges on social factors. The research shows...



Elite sport coaches call on Sheffield Hallam expertise

Issued:21/05/14

A new sport coaching course is helping Team GB's Olympic coaches prepare for Rio 2016, by teaching them to apply the latest research and giving...



Junior players face 'bullying culture from footballing...

Issued:25/04/14

Some senior footballers are subjecting their club’s junior players to regular insults and practical jokes in a humiliating rite of passage, according...