Category Archives: Waru News

Protein Meal Intervention Study

Protein Meal Intervention Study We are pleased to announce that we are launching a new study in WARU.  We are recruiting healthy participants with a BMI between 18.5 and 24.9, and aged over 18, for a protein meal intervention study.  This study will run over an eight week period: starting in the next few months. …
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Stroke Hub Wales

Stroke Hub Wales (SHW) Launch On Thursday November 9th , 2017 Dr Federico Villagra attended the launch of the Stroke Hub Wales (SHW) representing Aberystwyth University. Dr Villagra, a lecturer in the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) and the Well-being and health Assessment Research Unit  has been nominated as a member of…
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Stress Coping Strategies of University Students

Stress Coping Strategies of University Students Juggling the varied responsibilities of being a university student can, at times, make it seem like one's goals are threatened. This is stressful; effective coping strategies are essential for one's university 'career' to be satisfying and productive. In a sense, coping is a skill that develops over time and through life's experiences, both…
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Promoting healthy lifestyles for older people

Promoting healthy lifestyles for older people Preparations are underway for several projects in 2018 specifically aimed at the older population in Ceredigion. Activities focus on assessments around daily functioning (balance, strength, walking, dexterity, memory, vision, etc.) and how to improve your functional ability. In 2017, we are recruiting participants to evaluate these type of assessments…
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