Student Fitness Tips For Summer 2017

With the summer edging ever nearer, many students across the UK will not only be looking to get stuck into serious revision, exams and dissertations but also getting into shape …

The UK’s Most Popular Fitness Questions


As regular Young Academic readers will be well aware, we are commited to not only bringing you the latest and best student news articles, but also all the lifestyle tips …

5 Foods That Promote Dental Health


Brushing and flossing can do wonders for your teeth and assist you in avoiding gum disease later in life, but for additional oral protection, there are certain foods you can …

Students Encouraged to Participate in the Decathlon Squared Challenge

Decathlon Squared Challenge

Young Academic is delighted to bring you news of a challenge, brought to you by sports retail giants Decathlon! As big supporters of anything health related, we can’t recommend this venture enough as it allows you to increase your health as well as represent your University or college!

How Exam Stress Could Be Damaging Students Teeth

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University is the best time of your life, with lots of friends, away from home and late night parties – but of course the real reason you are there is to get a good degree. Studying for exams and coursework can lead to stress, anxiety and sleepless nights. Read this Young Academic student news guide about how exam stress could well be damaging your teeth…


Edinburgh Student Releases Meningitis and Septicaemia iPhone App


Young Academic has been made aware of a great piece of technology that has been developed by none other than a student from Northern Ireland. The application, which is also a fun game has been created by medical student and Games Artist Ciléin Kearns from Derry and its purpose is to raise awareness of meningitis and septicaemia.


Diet Firms Come Under Fire as Youngsters Battle with Eating Disorders

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This week came reports of yet more complaints against the model industry. With the rise in eating disorders and the worry of poor body image amongst youngsters, MPs are investigating diet firms and cosmetic surgeons for their part. Young Academic reports on what looks like the youth mirroring the image and style of models and celebrities.