Trigger warning: sexual assault. Sexual health and awareness is nothing to joke around about, especially for Novocastrians. Sophie Austin talks about Stealthing and why it’s an issue we should all know about.
Armed with a grand total of three long weeks of gym experience, Angelique Carr has some choice tips for gym newbies and gym newbies-to-be.
With mosquitoes back in full force, Angelique Carr looks at what Ross River Fever is and how it can be avoided while you’re on and off campus.
Jessica Dodds is using her experience with uterine cancer to raise awareness of gynaecological cancers. Sarah Webb speaks with Jessica about breaking the taboo on women’s health and the ‘pink bits’.
Sarah Webb is here to share some tips and resources for your first year at uni and how to survive it without running yourself ragged. Whether you are going to be experiencing your first year of university […]
Angelique Carr looks into what kinds of cost-effective (or better yet, free) online resources are available to improve and support your mental health. Every day we get further and further away from the stigma of talking about mental […]
Sanitise yourself of your Winter sins, writes germophobe Sarah James. Returning to uni for Semester 2 is a source of dread for many. Assessments, no parking, and a seemingly never-ending queue to Gloria Jean’s. And […]
Jack Moran investigates whether your on-trend green smoothie is a health wonder or a health blunder. From Huffpost blogs and listicles on Buzzfeed to countless Instagram posts, one of the big health trends running rampant […]
With a range of clubs and societies located on campus, there is something for everyone. Chris Daniel sets a definitive guide to the clubs devoted to health and exercise for the second semester of the […]
Nadene Budden discovers there’s way more to typical students food than meets the eye, and it’s not pretty. Back in April, Yak explored how to live and eat healthy on a student budget. This month we’re […]