Edge Hill University

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Name: Edge Hill University
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Study: nature walks reduce stress, make us happier

A new study has scientifically proven what so many of us already intuitively know: walks in nature decrease stress and increase mental well-being.Research published in last month's issue of Ecopsychology was conducted by the University of Michigan and ... [Published Wilderness Society - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

CME Medical provides support for trainee nurses in Ormskirk

:11 in Medical Company Product News CME Medical has donated a T34 Ambulatory Syringe Pump to aid the training of student nurses at Edge Hill University in Ormskirk. The device is being used in simulation techniques as part of a series of workshops set ... [Published Zenopa - 4 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

University launches tool to assist carers

An aid to identifying the needs of family carers providing end-of-life care at home has been launched by Edge Hill University.The Carers' Alert Thermometer (CAT) has been developed with over 245 carers and professionals mostly from the North West of England ... [Published Noodls - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Study: Tramping Makes You Happier

FeaturesPublished on September 28th, 2014 | by adventuremagBritish and American scientists have published new research showing that group nature walks help us combat stress while boosting mental well-being.Researchers from the University of Michigan and ... [Published New Zealand Adventure Magazine - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

THE podcast: Ben Brabon Mooc interview

Ben Brabon, academic courses manager for the School of Arts and Humanities at Nottingham Trent University, was responsible for the first for-credit massive open online course in the UK.While at Edge Hill University, his Vampire Fictions course attracted ... [Published Times Higher Education Supplement - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Halloween will be a real scream at Coronation Park in Ormskirk this autumn

From Halloween screams to looking for fantastic fungi there's lots of fun to be had in West Lancashire's parks in October.West Lancashire Borough Council Rangers' free events for the month start on Sunday 5 October with a clean up around the former Lydiate ... [Published Noodls - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Business School teaching team shortlisted for Prospects Postgraduate Award

The Voluntary and Third Sector Management Team at Edge Hill Business School has been shortlisted for a prestigious Prospects Postgraduate Award.The Business School team has been shortlisted for the Best Teaching Team (Business & Social Sciences) at the ... [Published Noodls - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Walk off your depression

DEAR JIM: I’m 71, and I have suffered several personal losses in the past year that have sent me into a terrible state of depression , and I can’t seem to shake it. I lost my husband, my mother, and my sister all in the same year. It seems like the whole ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Open and Honest Care: Driving Improvement Programme - One Year On - Horizon Leeds, Leeds LS10 1JR

DetailsThis event is open to Project Leads for the Open and Honest Care: Driving Improvement Programme to attend for an update on the progress of the Programme - 'One Year On'. The event will include presentations on new documentation; Standard Operating ... [Published NHS England - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 2 reports

Take 'group nature walks' to ward off stress, depression

By ANI | ANI  –Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): A new study has revealed that talking long "group nature walks" can help people beat stress and anxiety.The study conducted by the University of Michigan, with partners from De Montfort University, James Hutton ... [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

A Future for the Past: reflections on a conference

Matt Lawson, a Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of Media at Edge Hill University, has had his report on the Representing the Holocaust, Genocide, and Mass Trauma in the 21st Century Conference featured in the latest publication issued by ... [Published Noodls - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

West Lancashire WW1 Anniversary Association news

West Lancashire World War 1 Anniversary Association held the first of three lectures in Ormskirk Library on 5 September as part of the group’s intention to commemorate WW1 and its effects upon people and the area.This lecture - which set the scene of ... [Published Q Local Ormskirk - Sep 23 2014]

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...John Carrington, managing director at CME Medical, said: "We are always keen to get involved with new initiatives for students out in the community and are delighted to work with Edge Hill University." This comes after the firm recently allied with Spark Impact to invest in Touchstone Medical, a specialist supplier of gynaecology and women's health...
...life can be extremely stressful for family carers and people are often reluctant to ask for help," says Professor Jack, Director of the EPRC. "Our re found that a lot of people whose care had been going well, and who did not have significant medical problems that would require hospitalisation, were suddenly being admitted."
Councillor David Sudworth, portfolio holder for Leisure, said: "A great month of exciting parks events has been lined up for people to enjoy, so make sure you come along and join in the fun."
"The course was designed to give maximum flexibility to participants - from entry requirements to modes of delivery and learning. Online learning is backed up with extensive tutorial support to make the transition to Higher Education less daunting. During 2011-2013 a parallel programme of workshops and seminars led by experts in leadership and policy analysis was provided. Members of the group presented their early re findings at a conference designed with the students specifically to meet their learning needs."

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Study: nature walks reduce stress, make us happier [Published Wilderness Society - 3 hours ago]
CME Medical provides support for trainee nurses... [Published Zenopa - 4 hours ago]
The Antidote to Depression: Walking in Nature [Published EHS Today - 21 hours ago]
University launches tool to assist carers [Published Noodls - Sep 29 2014]
Tunisian judges and prosecutors embark on major... [Published International Bar Association - Sep 29 2014]
Study: Tramping Makes You Happier [Published New Zealand Adventure Magazine - Sep 28 2014]
THE podcast: Ben Brabon Mooc interview [Published Times Higher Education Supplement - Sep 26 2014]
Better Nutrition And Some Outdoor Time Can Help... [Published Red Orbit - Sep 26 2014]
Halloween will be a real scream at Coronation P... [Published Noodls - Sep 25 2014]
Business School teaching team shortlisted for P... [Published Noodls - Sep 25 2014]
Walk off your depression [Published Examiner.com - Sep 24 2014]
Open and Honest Care: Driving Improvement Progr... [Published NHS England - Sep 24 2014]
Take 'group nature walks' to ward off stress, d... [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 24 2014]
A Future for the Past: reflections on a conference [Published Noodls - Sep 23 2014]
Beating stress outdoors? Nature group walks may... [Published EurekAlert! - Sep 23 2014]
Opinion: Aside from the abortion question, Ms Y... [Published TheJournal.ie - Sep 23 2014]
No more 'wasted lives' plea by Ormskirk fire fi... [Published Q Local Ormskirk - Sep 23 2014]
West Lancashire WW1 Anniversary Association news [Published Q Local Ormskirk - Sep 23 2014]
NHS trusts must improve inventory management an... [Published SourceWire - Sep 22 2014]
Host of new postgraduate options for future bus... [Published Noodls - Sep 22 2014]
Universities among region’s best [Published Lancashire Evening Post - Sep 21 2014]
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Wirral student raises vital funds in memory of ... [Published Wirral Globe - Sep 19 2014]
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust sel... [Published SourceWire - Sep 18 2014]
Owners of Southport's former law courts find bu... [Published Southport Visiter - Sep 18 2014]
End of student cap was 'sprung on universities'... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 18 2014]
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End of student cap was 'sprung on universities'... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 18 2014]
Group walks in green space have positive effect... [Published Noodls - Sep 14 2014]
Top award for Prof Julia Downing at Panama conf... [Published EHospice - Sep 11 2014]
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