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Dealing with stress and anxiety as a student?

By: Thomas / On: Thursday, February 9th, 2017 / Category: Student Living

There are a lot of pressures on students today, and many struggle with stress and anxiety. Moving away from home, living in a new city, sharing a house with new people, splitting bills and dealing with student debt, cramming for exams, trying to make new friends, the causes of stress and anxiety can seem endless. In fact, a survey by the National Union of Students (NUS) in December found that 78% of students had experienced mental health issues in 2015. Thankfully, there is a growing understanding of the mental health pressures that students face and a growing number of resources to help.