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New Kerala
High iron in blood can quickly damage DNALondon, Feb 14 : A high dose of iron can trigger DNA damage within 10 minutes i
High iron in blood can quickly damage DNA
New Kerala / Posted 34 minutes ago
London, Feb 14 : A high dose of iron can trigger DNA damage within 10 minutes in the human body, says a study. "We already knew that iron could be damaging to cells in very high doses. However, in this study we found that when we applied the kinds... Read more
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Science Daily
Iron in the blood could cause cell damage, say researchers: Concentrations of iron similar to those delivered through standard treatments can trigger DNA damage within 10 minutes, when given to cells in the laboratoryThis is the finding of scientists from Imperial College London, who suggest tha
Iron in the blood could cause cell damage, say researchers: Concentrations of iron similar to those delivered through standard treatments can trigger DNA damage within 10 minutes, when given to cells in the laboratory
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
This is the finding of scientists from Imperial College London, who suggest that researchers need to look carefully at the amount of iron given in standard treatments, such as tablets and infusions, and the effects this could be having on the... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA « Shropshire StarProfessor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is weak, par
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is weak, parents with enough money will soon be able to pay for inherited diseases to be edited out of their offspring. This is just the sort of scenario critics claim would be the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Air pollution is killing more than five million people a yearAir pollution is killing more than five million people every year, experts have
Air pollution is killing more than five million people a year
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Air pollution is killing more than five million people every year, experts have warned. The enormous death toll is far higher than previously feared, according to scientists. The new figures were revealed at the world’s biggest science conference... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA Fears about so-called designer babies were voiced at the conference A leadin
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Fears about so-called designer babies were voiced at the conference A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Northern Echo
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAThe professor works at the Francis Crick Institute in London where a colleague
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
The professor works at the Francis Crick Institute in London where a colleague has been granted permission to use gene editing to study early human development in the womb and the causes of miscarriage. The technique, known as CRISPR/Cas9, allows... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Streatham Guardian / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Bury Times
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Gazette
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNAA leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prosp
Geneticist 'scared' by prospect of rogue IVF clinics altering babies' DNA
Gazette / Posted yesterday
A leading British geneticist has admitted to being "really scared" by the prospect of rogue IVF clinics adopting powerful new gene-editing techniques to alter the DNA of babies. Professor Robin Lovell-Badge fears that in places where regulation is... Read more
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Medical News Today
Are social animals programmed to seek company?Social animals, such as mice, are neurologically programmed to seek out the com
Are social animals programmed to seek company?
Medical News Today / Posted 2 days ago
Social animals, such as mice, are neurologically programmed to seek out the company of others, especially after periods of being alone, says a study published in Cell. Mice that are separated from their cagemates crave company after 24... Read more
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Evening Standard
Comrade Corbyn: A Very Unlikely CoupThose truly interested in the minutiae of political manoeuvring are specialists
Comrade Corbyn: A Very Unlikely Coup
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Those truly interested in the minutiae of political manoeuvring are specialists and obsessives, like train-spotters and stamp collectors. For most of us, the fact that we live in a moderate and stable democracy, and thus do not have to pay any more... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Hunt facing NHS exodus after imposing brutal contract on junior doctorsReckless Jeremy Hunt faces an NHS exodus and fresh strikes after forcing unfair
Jeremy Hunt facing NHS exodus after imposing brutal contract on junior doctors
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Reckless Jeremy Hunt faces an NHS exodus and fresh strikes after forcing unfair contracts on junior doctors. The bullying Health Secretary caused bedlam today by bringing a brutal end to the three-year row over pay and hours. Tonight hundreds of... Read more
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Science Daily
Social animals seek out the company of others because their brains are wired to find it rewarding"Our study is new in that a neural substrate for a loneliness-like state has ne
Social animals seek out the company of others because their brains are wired to find it rewarding
Science Daily / Posted 2 days ago
"Our study is new in that a neural substrate for a loneliness-like state has never been identified before," says senior study author Kay Tye of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. "There have been a number of studies examining social reward,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Northwestern scientist shares $1 million prizeChad Mirkin, a star researcher at Northwestern University, is among three winne
Northwestern scientist shares $1 million prize
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 days ago
Chad Mirkin, a star researcher at Northwestern University, is among three winners of a $1 million prize for his work in nanotechnology and medicine. Mirkin, a serial entrepreneur and director of Northwestern's International Institute for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Warning over iron tablets as study reveals they may damage the body in just 10 MINUTES Levels of iron a
Warning over iron tablets
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
as study reveals they may damage the body in just 10 MINUTES Levels of iron as seen in prescription tablets can damage cells' DNA Causes DNA repair systems to work harder than usual for up to 6 hours Researchers urge... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Effects of a ‘Super A&E’ « Shropshire StarProfessor Peter Tyrer, from Imperial College London, researched the consequence
Effects of a ‘Super A&E’ « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 2 days ago
Professor Peter Tyrer, from Imperial College London, researched the consequences of 14 such consolidations and found that there were 50 additional deaths resulting from the closures. In addition to these unnecessary fatalities these statistics imply... Read more
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Newswise
A Surprise Role for Dopamine in Social Interplay Released:5-Feb-2016 12:00 PM ESTEmbargo expired: 11-Feb-2016 12:00 PM EST Sou
A Surprise Role for Dopamine in Social Interplay
Newswise / Posted 2 days ago
Released:5-Feb-2016 12:00 PM ESTEmbargo expired: 11-Feb-2016 12:00 PM EST Source Newsroom:MRC Clinical Sciences Centre/Institute of Clinical Sciences (ICS) Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College... Read more
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Zawya
One-third of UAE adults could have fatty liver diseaseHealthcareOne-third of UAE adults could have fatty liver disease Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016
One-third of UAE adults could have fatty liver diseaseHealthcare
Zawya / Posted 3 days ago
One-third of UAE adults could have fatty liver disease Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 Abu Dhabi: Nearly 30 per cent of the UAE’s adult population could be suffering from non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, a condition that is closely linked to diabetes and... Read more
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TechCrunch
The Mobile Health Paradox: Why Data Isn’t Nearly EnoughYusuf Sherwani is CEO at Digital Therapeutics and a senior medical student at I
The Mobile Health Paradox: Why Data Isn’t Nearly Enough
TechCrunch / Posted 3 days ago
Yusuf Sherwani is CEO at Digital Therapeutics and a senior medical student at Imperial College London. Across most developed economies, healthcare costs are rising faster than inflation. In the U.K., the National Health Service (NHS) faces an... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Smog's health effects persist for decades(HealthDay News) -- Air pollution can increase the risk of premature death, eve
Smog's health effects persist for decades
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
(HealthDay News) -- Air pollution can increase the risk of premature death, even decades later, one of the longest running air pollution studies suggests. British scientists found the negative health effects of air pollution -- such as a higher risk... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Should we wipe mosquitoes off the face of the Earth?When an Aedes aegypti mosquito bites you, she – because only the females, which
Should we wipe mosquitoes off the face of the Earth?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
When an Aedes aegypti mosquito bites you, she – because only the females, which need blood as nutrients for their offspring, bite – will probe your skin with her proboscis as many as 20 times. Two pairs of sharp cutting edges, the fascicle, break the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Space statistics prove just how small we areSWANNELL: Please feel free to ignore the numbers in this column. They are just
Space statistics prove just how small we are
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
SWANNELL: Please feel free to ignore the numbers in this column. They are just me trying to show how smart I am. Sitting as near as I can afford it to the front of a big plane flown by a good pilot with a good airline is what I like doing. A gin... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Drop in neonatal intensive care nurses 'leading to higher death rates'A drop in the number of nurses caring for poorly babies is leading to higher de
Drop in neonatal intensive care nurses 'leading to higher death rates'
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
A drop in the number of nurses caring for poorly babies is leading to higher death rates, while all patients are more likely to survive with more nurses, research has found. One of the studies also warned against shoring up nurse numbers with... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists set to develop new wearable technology to help stroke patientsScientists at the University of Southampton are to develop and trial a new wear
Scientists set to develop new wearable technology to help stroke patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
Scientists at the University of Southampton are to develop and trial a new wearable technology to help people who have had a stroke recover use of their arm and hand. Led by Professor Jane Burridge, the team will create a wireless sleeve, which will... Read more
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International Business Times
Christina Estrada: Saudi billionaire Walid Juffali has lost 'immunity' divorce case – what now? A Saudi billionaire could be on the wrong side of what could be one of the bigg
Christina Estrada: Saudi billionaire Walid Juffali has lost 'immunity' divorce case – what now?
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
A Saudi billionaire could be on the wrong side of what could be one of the biggest divorce settlements in British history following his failed attempts to claim diplomatic immunity and avoid proceedings. Sheikh , chairman of E A Juffali and Brothers,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Owner of dyed 'panda dogs' hits back at critics saying she is cruel'The colouring is 100% organic,' says owner of 'panda dogs' as she hits back at
Owner of dyed 'panda dogs' hits back at critics saying she is cruel
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
'The colouring is 100% organic,' says owner of 'panda dogs' as she hits back at critics who claimed dyeing them was cruel Owner Meng Jiang from Singapore argues that dye is natural and not damaging to the health of her animals Pampered pooches dine... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
How Imperial Innovations plans to use your £100m Disruption is the aim of the game for investment group Imperial Innovations (
How Imperial Innovations plans to use your £100m
Investors Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Disruption is the aim of the game for investment group Imperial Innovations (IVO). The Aim-listed group has priority rights to unencumbered intellectual property, primarily from research at London’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Buhari Is Spending N500 Billion On Social InvestmentsThe Presidency says President Muhammadu Buhari plans to spend N500 billion on s
Why Buhari Is Spending N500 Billion On Social Investments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Presidency says President Muhammadu Buhari plans to spend N500 billion on social investment programmes in 2016 in order to pay attention to the plight of the common man. The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity,... Read more
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Business Wire
RJW & Partners Strengthen Senior Management Team Expertise with Appointment of Muneer AhmadLONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pricing and market access consultants to the pharmaceu
RJW & Partners Strengthen Senior Management Team Expertise with Appointment of Muneer Ahmad
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pricing and market access consultants to the pharmaceutical and medical device industries, RJW & partners, are delighted to announce the appointment of Muneer Ahmad as Principal. As a member of RJW & partners’ management... Read more
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Evening Standard
'Smog inhaled in the 70s is still killing people today'Pollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths tod
'Smog inhaled in the 70s is still killing people today'
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Pollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths today, a study suggests. More recent exposure to pollutants had a greater effect on health, the researchers from Imperial College found, prompting them to warn there is an... Read more
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birminghammail
The latest news from around the worldCALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of
The latest news from around the world
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
CALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of sending mentally ill people long distances for treatment should end, a commission has said, as experts branded some services "potentially dangerous". Around 500 mentally... Read more
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chroniclelive
The latest news from around the worldCALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of
The latest news from around the world
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
CALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of sending mentally ill people long distances for treatment should end, a commission has said, as experts branded some services "potentially dangerous". Around 500 mentally... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
The latest news from around the worldCALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of
The latest news from around the world
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
CALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of sending mentally ill people long distances for treatment should end, a commission has said, as experts branded some services "potentially dangerous". Around 500 mentally... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
The latest news from around the worldCALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of
The latest news from around the world
Reading Evening Post / Posted 5 days ago
CALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of sending mentally ill people long distances for treatment should end, a commission has said, as experts branded some services "potentially dangerous". Around 500 mentally... Read more
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walesonline
The latest news from around the worldCALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of
The latest news from around the world
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
CALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of sending mentally ill people long distances for treatment should end, a commission has said, as experts branded some services "potentially dangerous". Around 500 mentally... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The latest news from around the worldCALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of
The latest news from around the world
Manchester Evening News / Posted 5 days ago
CALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of sending mentally ill people long distances for treatment should end, a commission has said, as experts branded some services "potentially dangerous". Around 500 mentally... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
The morning news headlines: Call to end long distance hospital admissions for mentally ill; Jeremy Corbyn set for shadow cabinet clash of the TridentCALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of
The morning news headlines: Call to end long distance hospital admissions for mentally ill; Jeremy Corbyn set for shadow cabinet clash of the Trident
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
CALL TO END LONG DISTANCE HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR MENTALLY ILL The practice of sending mentally ill people long distances for treatment should end, a commission has said, as experts branded some services "potentially dangerous". Around 500 mentally... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Buhari Plans to Spend Half a Trillion Naira On Social InvestmentsThe need to pay attention to the common man and spend the resources of this cou
Why Buhari Plans to Spend Half a Trillion Naira On Social Investments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The need to pay attention to the common man and spend the resources of this country on the poor people explains why the Buhari presidency has proposed a N500 billion estimate in the 2016 budget for social investments, even as more details on the six... Read more
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Bury Times
1970's pollution could still cause deaths today, study suggestsPollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths tod
1970's pollution could still cause deaths today, study suggests
Bury Times / Posted 5 days ago
Pollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths today, a study suggests. More recent exposure to pollutants had a greater effect on health, the researchers from Imperial College found, prompting them to warn there is an... Read more
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Gazette
1970's pollution could still cause deaths today, study suggestsPollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths tod
1970's pollution could still cause deaths today, study suggests
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Pollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths today, a study suggests. More recent exposure to pollutants had a greater effect on health, the researchers from Imperial College found, prompting them to warn there is an... Read more
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This is West Country
1970's pollution could still cause deaths today, study suggestsPollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths tod
1970's pollution could still cause deaths today, study suggests
This is West Country / Posted 5 days ago
Pollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths today, a study suggests. More recent exposure to pollutants had a greater effect on health, the researchers from Imperial College found, prompting them to warn there is an... Read more
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Gazette News
1970's pollution could still cause deaths today, study suggestsPollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths tod
1970's pollution could still cause deaths today, study suggests
Gazette News / Posted 5 days ago
Pollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths today, a study suggests. More recent exposure to pollutants had a greater effect on health, the researchers from Imperial College found, prompting them to warn there is an... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
1970's pollution could still cause deaths today, study suggestsPollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths tod
1970's pollution could still cause deaths today, study suggests
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Pollution pumped out into the air decades ago could still be causing deaths today, a study suggests. More recent exposure to pollutants had a greater effect on health, the researchers from Imperial College found, prompting them to warn there is an... Read more
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