The men of Yorkshire are being asked to join others across the country to grow a moustache this November to help raise awareness for men’s health issues. This Movember, the month formerly known as November, men from Yorkshire and across the country are being asked to rid themselves of their stubble and grow a moustache … Continue reading Anything grows for Yorkshire men this Movember
Yorkshire men are being encouraged to visit Meadowhall for a simple screening that could save their lives. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) screenings will be available at the shopping centre this Saturday (18th October) and Saturday November 1st to help create awareness about the often undetected, symptomless illness, which is mostly found in men. The mobile … Continue reading All aboard Meadowhall’s health bus
Yesterday, Sheffield Hallam University and the Student’s Union came together to sign MIND’s Time to Change pledge, a national programme aiming to end mental health stigma and discrimination. By signing the pledge, both the University and the Student’s Union have promised to carry out a Time to Change health check to make sure that the … Continue reading SHU pledges to end mental health stigma at Time to Change signing
Local Sheffield band, The Gentlemen, will be joining renowned British award-nominated pop-rock band, The Feeling, for a two-week tour this Tuesday. The band met 8 years ago when working as session artists on a friend’s album. After meeting several more times at parties the group ultimately decided to come together to form The Gentlemen. Now … Continue reading Sheffield band to go on tour with The Feeling.
Students are given a bad reputation for not eating 'healthy' food. One thing that I question is, should this really matter and if so why is it such a big deal? An obvious answer would be that everyone needs to live a healthy lifestyle due to worrying levels of obesity in society etc, but, unless you have … Continue reading The healthy eating myth: A week of my life I will never get back.
I remember when I made this recipe. It was during my first year at university and I had been craving soup all week. It was then I decided to see if I could make a decent dish out of the abundance of mushrooms I had been left with. Not only is this recipe cheap, it’s … Continue reading Quick and easy mushroom soup.
With 1 in 4 suffering a mental health issue it could easily be you. In 2013, The National Union of Students (NUS) found that 74% of their research group of 1200 students experienced mental distress once a month or more, 20% considered themselves to have a mental health issue and 13% experienced suicidal thoughts. During … Continue reading Watching your mental health.