Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport news
Health researchers launch ‘first’ Long Covid resource for patients and health care professionals
The first resource of its kind to support those living with Long Covid and the healthcare professionals involved in their care, has been launched by experts from the University of Stirling.
Research raises concerns over relationship between major US research institution and the alcohol industry
A new study has uncovered extensive interactions between one of the world’s leading funders of alcohol research and alcohol industry groups, sparking concern about the industry’s influence on science and public health policy.
Privatisation in the UK has cost lives, research suggests
The UK’s privatisation of public services has led to an increase in the number of health and safety disasters which have caused multiple fatalities, according to new research from the University of Stirling.
Pandemic has worsened global childhood physical inactivity crisis – and Scotland is no exception
The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated shortfalls in children’s physical activity around the world, including in Scotland, according to a new study involving the University of Stirling.
Voucher scheme highly effective at helping stop smoking in pregnancy, study finds
A high street voucher scheme is highly effective in helping women stop smoking during pregnancy, according to new research involving the University of Stirling.