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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

New study sheds light on link between alcohol marketing and increased consumption in young people

Young people’s awareness of alcohol marketing – and their ownership of alcohol-branded merchandise – is associated with increased and higher-risk consumption, a landmark study has found.

New study sheds light on link between alcohol marketing and increased consumption in young people

New approach to call handling is saving lives, study finds

A call-handling model introduced by the Scottish Ambulance Service to enhance its response to patients with life-threatening conditions has improved survival rates, new research has revealed.

New approach to call handling is saving lives, study finds