By Layla Maguire Waking up when you feel like it, working flexible hours in the comfort of your own home and having no bosses to answer to; this is the glossy image that has been painted to young people through … Continue reading Generation of Lonely Entrepreneurs
By Gregor Sleith New research by a Canadian academic has drawn attention to the underlying mood experienced by police officers in Scotland, highlighting problems with officers turning to alcohol and prescription drug use to combat growing stress related issues. Professor … Continue reading New study finds Scottish police officers are exhausted, stressed and depressed.
by Rebecca Weinberg A recent survey released by YouGov has revealed that nearly three out of every 10 Scottish men have experienced anxiety due to body image. The survey is being promoted during Movember – a movement which encourages men … Continue reading Three in ten Scottish men have poor body image
Obesity and depression are on the rise among UK young people, according to a large-scale study led by the University College London. The study was published after the government discussed about how to cut down offensive and body shaming content … Continue reading Researchers at the University College London have found a significant correlation between obesity and depression
Today first year nursing students at Ayr campus were presenting posters either to do with depression or obesity as part of a formative assignment. The event was to highlight a health promotion campaign. They researched in groups, produced a poster … Continue reading Foundations of health for students