Category Archives: Waru News

Improving Health and Reducing Inequalities in Rural Mid-Wales

Improving Health and Reducing Inequalities in Rural Mid-Wales Aberystwyth University’s Centre for Excellence in Rural Health Research is holding an open meeting on: Thursday, April 5th, 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, venue TBC Refreshments will be provided The meeting is open to all residents of Mid-Wales Rural areas tend to report better health outcomes than…
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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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