First Annual Moving Medicine conference in collaboration with the National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine on Thursday 23rd May 2019.

First Annual Moving Medicine conference in collaboration with the National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine on Thursday 23rd May 2019. The Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine is proud…

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The Role of Physical Activity and Sport in Mental Health – Five Questions with Dr. Nick Peirce

Reduce depression and cognitive decline by up to 30% with regular exercise?  Can this be so? For those of us ‘in the know’ in this field of sport and exercise…

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President’s Update May 2018

As we continue to raise the profile of Sport and Exercise Medicine, for its skills and research which are relevant to our modern day NHS, physical activity and mental health has…

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Five brain-boosting reasons to take up martial arts, at any age

  Ashleigh Johnstone, Bangor University We are all aware that exercise generally has many benefits, such as improving physical fitness and strength. But what do we know about the effects…

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President’s Update March 2018

I was saddened to hear about the death of our Honorary Fellow Sir Roger Bannister at the weekend. Sir Roger was one of the first to be awarded Honorary Fellow…

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Exercise can slow the ageing process – a professor explains how

Shutterstock. Janet M. Lord, University of Birmingham The tradition of sending a telegram to every British citizen on their 100th birthday was started just over 100 years ago by George…

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President’s Update December 2017

This month we welcome Dr John Etherington as our new President Elect. John will work with me on the Executive Council over the next year and take up the role…

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Sport, Exercise and Musculoskeletal Training and Delivery in the NHS Webinar

This FSEM (UK) webinar is aimed at NHS Trusts (or other bodies) that are thinking of setting up, or refining, an MSK service, and professionals who wish to find out more…

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President’s Update August 2017

WHO is hosting an open web-based consultation to develop a draft global action plan to promote physical activity. This consultation and its resulting action plan is a welcome move by the World Health…

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Elite athlete, weekend warrior or everyday active?

Whether you are an elite athlete, weekend warrior or everyday active, the musculoskeletal care pathway is the same by Dr Jo Larkin Fellow of the Facutly of Sport and Exercise…

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