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Posted 22 September 2017
Pupils in secondary schools are reluctant to see fitness and health tracking devices such as Fitbits introduced into Physical Exercise lessons in schools and the device could potentially cause a negative impact on students' overall well-being, research led by the University of Birmingham has found.
Posted 02 September 2017
The University of Birmingham and the English Institute of Sport are looking to offer one chartered physiotherapist an exciting opportunity. Bursary for MSc Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy including placement in elite sport
Posted 25 August 2017
A major study involving researchers from the University of Birmingham is aiming to help older people stay fitter and live independently for longer.
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