HEALTH & FITNESS

The Degree NI brings you the latest health and fitness news from across Northern Ireland and beyond…

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Ana Matronic revealed as first patron of HIV charity Positive ...

Ana Matronic, the front woman of the multimillion album selling group ‘Scissor Sisters’, has been announced as the first ever ...
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Portadown scheme credited with positive impact on young people’s health

Amid media reports this week that 40% of young people in Northern Ireland are now obese or overweight, an awards ...
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Free to download app tackling maternal mental health in the ...

Parenthood is something we’re expected to enjoy every moment of, and many parents do.  But for some it can be ...
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7 mindful ways to deal with festive stress

‘Tis the season to be jolly, so they say. But the Christmas festivities can also be the root cause of ...
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Bone health top priority at Sports Nutrition Seminar

Professor of Human Nutrition and Head of the Nutritional Sciences Department at the University of Surrey, Susan Lanham-New shared her ...
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GymCo fit for Mencap NI Marathon challenge

Locally-owned fitness centre chain GymCo has announced a fundraising partnership with learning disability charity Mencap NI. Gymco seeks to meet ...
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Warrior Goddess fitness studio for women opens in East Belfast

East Belfast welcomes a new fitness revolution aimed at encouraging women to embrace and empower their body and mind with ...
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Strive and thrive with author and abuse survivor Felicia Johnson

With so many families touched and affected by mental ill health and suicide, Felicia Johnson, international speaker and renowned author, ...
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Asda ‘calls in’ support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Asda Community Champions from across Northern Ireland have ‘answered the call’ to support this year’s Asda Tickled Pink campaign, which ...
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Local fitness fanatics urged to step up at River House

Local businesses and sports clubs are being encouraged to step up their game and get involved in a race to ...