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Age needn't be a barrier to later sporting success

Issued:04/05/10

Sport is often considered to be a young person's game but a leading professor says changes in training methods could propel older athletes back...



Research highlights importance of reporting lung cancer...

Issued:26/04/10

A new method of reporting lung cancer symptoms early and reducing the risk of the disease becoming fatal has been devised by Sheffield Hallam University.The...



Exploring ways of recruiting therapy radiographers

Issued:23/04/10

A Sheffield Hallam University academic is set to tackle a national shortage of therapy radiographers treating cancer patients after receiving an award...



'Sheffield Hallam film course helped me reach cinematic...

Issued:19/04/10

Internationally acclaimed film producer Mark Herbert has told how studying at Sheffield Hallam University paved the way for his future success as he...



University gave Sharks added bite

Issued:19/04/10

A double act with a difference has led basketball team the Sheffield Sharks to their most successful season yet.The team, who narrowly missed out on...



Volcanic ash found in Sheffield city centre

Issued:16/04/10

 Distinctive dust on the bonnets of cars across the city has been confirmed as volcanic ash from Iceland after going under the microscope at Sheffield...



Researchers to tackle sex and the media

Issued:15/04/10

People who take part in 'sexting' on mobile phones or meet casual partners on social networking sites are among the subjects of a new research...



Televised debate is big gamble for leaders, says expert

Issued:15/04/10

Despite months of rehearsal and opinion polls, tonight's televised debate could backfire for the three party leaders in their bid to attract undecided...



Beer ice cream whips up a storm in a pint pot

Issued:14/04/10

Fans of real ale will be able to go out for a few scoops this summer, but they won't be left with a hangover thanks to the student inventor of...



Research shows it pays to Twitter on

Issued:14/04/10

As politicians start using Twitter and Facebook to influence voters ahead of the General Election, a Sheffield Hallam University lecturer has said...