Month: October 2014

Just how bad are students’ eating habits?

When you’re broke, the easiest thing in the world is to turn to cheap, nasty (i.e. unhealthy) food – sugar, carbs and more sugar. Also – in between all that studying and partying socialising, who has time to cook decent food? – Right!? According to new research by Upbeat nearly half of university students put on weight […]


Weird stuff students take to uni

Forget laptops, sensible clothes, a diary, railcard, calendar, smartphone, cookbook, eating utensils and family photographs – boring! Think…fancy dress, inflatables, binoculars and paddling pools – that’s the kind of stuff that students haul along with them to uni these days. Seriously. […]