NCSEM teams up with Nike to get schools active

The guide, Designed to Move: Active Schools, is aimed specifically at school leaders and explains in simple steps how to make schools more active. Active children demonstrate better attention levels, behaviour, attendance rates...


Just Good Medicine conference – September 2015

The conference – ‘Just Good Medicine: The role of physical activity in the prevention and management of long term conditions’ – will explore the current and potential role of physical activity...

Standing Desks being used in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences.

NHS trialling the benefits of standing desks

Sitting for long periods has been shown to damage health, and is linked to a greater risk of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. Three hospitals in Leicestershire will...


Biomedical Research Unit public lecture series

The lectures will focus on a separate topic each week, including talks about diabetes, obesity, and the role of lifestyle in liver disease. The lectures will be held at Loughborough...

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