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Managing student anxiety

How to Manage Anxiety #StayHomeWithAbodus

Anxiety is a normal part of life and is increasingly prevalent in student communities. We provide some tried and tested approaches to manage anxiety and get it back under control.

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How to stay healthy during a lockdown #StayHomeWithAbodus

Stress and boredom can affect your mental and physical health, but with a few smart online tips it’s possible to stay healthy, eat nutritious meals and feel great even during lockdown.

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15 things to do in isolation #StayHomeWithAbodus

With the world currently practising self-isolation and social distancing, we thought we’d find ways to make staying in, the new going out. With Abodus’ 15 things to do in isolation, this should help keep the boredom at bay during the coronavirus.

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Top Apps For Students To Combat Isolation #StayHomeWithAbodus

When the whole world is on pause, the apps are still running!   Millions of people across the UK and the entire world, including large numbers of students, are now living in a completely new reality due to COVID-19 crisis. Whether you’re in quarant ...

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Why students love Newcastle - The best places to visit in Geordieland

When there are so many universities across the country, how do you pick where to go? One city in particular seems to have managed to attract thousands of students over the years, and that city is Newcastle upon Tyne. With an iconic cityscape, there’ ...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Reducing Risk and Being Prepared

COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called Coronavirus and most commonly causes symptoms of a dry cough, tiredness and fever. The rapid spread of the Coronavirus has left us all in a state of unce ...

Spring Break ideas

Spring Break on a Budget

We know how important your down time is at university and especially the Spring Break! A lot of students know the stereotype of the wild vacation and the big spring blow out, but that isn’t the only way you can enjoy your down time. Have a little re ...

Risks of Landlord Accommodation vs Student Accommodation

Contemporary student accommodation is designed for the modern student lifestyle. It's popularity is due to a large part to a hassle-free option - all inclusive, secure, professional. It is a very different proposition from landlord owned accommodati ...

Alternative New Year Resolutions

New Year's Resolutions can be problematic. We provide a guide for how to set traditional NYRs but also some suggestions for alternative New Years Resolutions to help with growth.

student cheap meals - tomato and red pepper soup

Student Meals - Budget Friendly Vegan Winter Warmers

The dark nights are setting in, Fresher’s Flu has taken a hold and the reality of not being able to afford to live off takeaways has hit. What better way to take the edge off the chill and warm up with these easy, filling, healthy – and most importan ...