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New study reveals ‘silence’ around suicide in young people

Mental health professionals treating children and young people with suicidal feelings should refer to ‘suicide’ explicitly to ensure they feel listened to, according to new research.

New study reveals ‘silence’ around suicide in young people

Experts provide new guidelines to athletes on protein intake

A review led by a sports scientist at the University of Stirling has set out new international guidelines for protein intake in track and field athletes.

Experts provide new guidelines to athletes on protein intake

New link supports college students progressing to University

A new agreement between the University of Stirling and Fife College will allow students to be fast-tracked onto a nursing degree programme.

New link supports college students progressing to University

Violence against long-term care staff “normalised”

Violence against staff working in long-term care facilities – including physical assault, verbal abuse and sexual harassment – has become “normalised”, according to a new University of Stirling study.

Violence against long-term care staff “normalised”

Study reveals impact of plain cigarette packaging warnings

Health warnings on plain-packaged cigarettes have more of an impact on smokers than those on branded packs, according to new research from the University of Stirling.

Study reveals impact of plain cigarette packaging warnings