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Impact of shale gas “ignored” in England, new study finds

The UK Government and its advisory groups “marginalised or ignored” the environmental and public health ramifications of permitting shale gas extraction in England, according to new research.

Impact of shale gas “ignored” in England, new study finds

Stirling project could be key in tackling “snail fever”

Pioneering research involving the University of Stirling could play a vital role in reducing the prevalence of “snail fever” – a debilitating infection that affects more than 200 million people worldwide.

Stirling project could be key in tackling “snail fever”

New study to reveal how landlords can support tenants to create ‘homes’

A new study – led by the University of Stirling – will advise landlords on how they can support tenants in the private rented sector to make their leased property a ‘home’.

New study to reveal how landlords can support tenants to create ‘homes’

Health psychologist supporting new COVID-19 app design

A health psychologist at the University of Stirling is supporting the development of a new smartphone game designed to educate young people on COVID-19.

Health psychologist supporting new COVID-19 app design

New toolkit launched to help deal with isolation

Experts from the University of Stirling have launched a new toolkit providing guidance on the role technology can play in combating feelings of isolation among older people.

New toolkit launched to help deal with isolation