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Tackling Homesickness

October 1, 2014 // 0 Comments

Everybody talks about how awesome university life is. Partying, alcohol, and best of all freedom. However, often once fresher’s flu starts to kick in, you can find [...]

Fighting Freshers Flu

September 26, 2014 // 0 Comments

As well as meeting strangers, moving to a new city and doing your own washing, you might (and probably will) add ‘catching freshers flu’ to list of new [...]

Just Say Yes

September 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

  Fresher’s week is such an important part of your University experience. The people, the parties, the pure terror mixed with the excitement of living in a brand new [...]

Summer Fitness: A Quick Fix Guide

July 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

As soon as summer hits, everyone pledges to cut the crap and work on getting their desired beach bod. But of course, it’s easier said than done. Nights out with friends you [...]

Summer Snacks: Kale Crisps

June 30, 2014 // 0 Comments

The summer is not only the season for festivals, pub gardens and bare legs, but it’s also the time of the year where everyone seems to jump on the “healthy eating” [...]

Summer Cocktails

June 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

Summer is FINALLY here, and all we want to do is sunbathe and drink cocktails. However, whenever we try to recreate the heavenly goodness of Coco Tang it turns into a 10 [...]

Review: Long Island American Diner and Bar

May 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

I’m always looking for somewhere new to eat in Nottingham, so when I saw that a new American Diner had opened up I was desperate to try it out! It is situated on Market [...]

Student cooking: Sticky cranberry pork

April 24, 2014 // 0 Comments

Did mum give you a useless jar of leftover Cranberry sauce from Easter? Not sure what to do with it? Tried it on toast and found it surprisingly tasty? Well don’t fear, [...]

Beer and burger: Which one’s the best?

March 28, 2014 // 0 Comments

Stereotypes about student food almost always involve baked beans, pot noodles, and pizza. Fair enough, some of you might say, but the main staple of most student’s diet is [...]

Mental Health in Focus: Drug Abuse

March 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

What is it? Drugs are a part of everyday life for a huge majority of people, and a lot of the time use of prescription drugs will never result in addiction. However, taking [...]

Mental Health in Focus: Alcoholism

March 27, 2014 // 1 Comment

What is it? It is always difficult to determine the point when your drinking crosses the line between social and moderate to excessive or addiction, especially at University [...]

The future of Counselling and Psychology

March 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

In the UK the perception still remains that mental ill-health is somehow self-inflicted, with an external cause such as an inability to deal with lifes pressures. [...]
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