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Owning a pet helps older adults stay active

Owning a dog may help older adults to meet physical activity levels recommended by the World Health Organization, according to a new study by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU), the University of Lincoln, and WALTHAM Centre for Pet Nutrition.

Sir Alex Ferguson swings into action for GCU 2017 fundraiser

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) honorary graduate and donor Sir Alex Ferguson CBE and friends will swing into action to raise funds in support of student scholarships and activities.

GCU researchers launch trial for early detection of glaucoma

Researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are developing a new eye test which they hope can be used to diagnose glaucoma at an early stage.