Highlighting the positives

Highlighting the positives

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2013 00:00 BST

The relationship between a fitness instructor and their participants is crucial in motivating people to keep up their exercise regime, according to research from Northumbria University.

Northumbria University scientists find looking in the mirror makes you stronger

Northumbria University scientists find looking in the mirror makes you stronger

Press releases   •   Apr 19, 2016 12:17 BST

​Experts at Northumbria University, Newcastle are working with Newcastle Clinic to explore how innovative new research on muscular strength in healthy adults could be applied to accelerate recovery from strokes and limb fractures.

Northumbria academics among line up for BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking Festival

Northumbria academics among line up for BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking Festival

Press releases   •   Mar 06, 2017 14:58 GMT

Leading academics from Northumbria University will speak alongside former Formula 1 racing driver Damon Hill OBE, Harriet Harman MP and former health minister Edwina Currie among others at BBC 3’s Free Thinking Festival 2017.