Experts’ pioneering research examines exercise referral schemes
People who have been referred to exercise referral schemes who smoke, are younger* and have more serious and complex health conditions are more likely to drop out before completing the scheme according to pioneering research carried out by Northumbria University, Newcastle.
EXPERT COMMENT: Athletes, you’re doing weight training all wrong
Glyn Howatson, Professor of Human & Applied Physiology at Northumbria, along with Angus Hunter, Reader in Exercise Physiology and Lee Hamilton, Lecturer in Sport, Health and Exercise Science at the University of Stirling, writes about weight training for The Conversation.
Premier League referees prepare for South American heat at Northumbria
Two Premier League football officials prepared for a stint in South America by training in Northumbria University’s state-of-the-art environmental chamber.
Can exercise help older people with vision problems avoid falls?
Older people with visual impairments are participating in a major study looking at how exercises can help to prevent falls.