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Daily Mail
Why are women always encouraged to have vaginal births?including tearing, incontinence and damage to the baby, academic asks? Dr Mair
Why are women always encouraged to have vaginal births?
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
including tearing, incontinence and damage to the baby, academic asks? Dr Mairead Black is a clinical lecturer from the University of Aberdeen Says view that vaginal birth is the best thing for women may soon change Little over half of mothers... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Geologists analyse air sample from 815-million-old rock salt sampletime measured the air breathed by planet Earth’s earliest animals. A team of r
Geologists analyse air sample from 815-million-old rock salt sample
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 hours ago
time measured the air breathed by planet Earth’s earliest animals. A team of researchers – including geologists from the University of Aberdeen – made the discovery of an “atmospheric time capsule” while analysing samples of 815-million-year-old... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists measure the air breathed by Earth's first animalsScientists have directly measured the air that was breathed by Earth’s first an
Scientists measure the air breathed by Earth's first animals
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Scientists have directly measured the air that was breathed by Earth’s first animals for the first time. Credit: University of Aberdeen The discovery of an atmospheric time capsule has allowed scientists to directly measure the air that was breathed... Read more
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New York Post
The food tribes of New York: Damn you all!all my own, it’s healthier.” Glad you’re enjoying all the free time you clearly
The food tribes of New York: Damn you all!
New York Post / Posted yesterday
all my own, it’s healthier.” Glad you’re enjoying all the free time you clearly have on your hands, but a study out of the University of Aberdeen in Scotland last week showed that commercial baby food may actually be more healthful than the kind... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Kids 'better off eating ready meals'recipes contained too many calories and could lead to childhood obesity and poo
Kids 'better off eating ready meals'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
recipes contained too many calories and could lead to childhood obesity and poor health, they conclude. Researchers at the University of Aberdeen compared 408 recipes from the 55 bestselling cookbooks for infants with 278 children's meals from UK... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stroke patients more likely to survive if they take 1/4 of an aspirinbe disabled as a result of their stroke. Study leader Professor Phyo Myint, cl
Stroke patients more likely to survive if they take 1/4 of an aspirin
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
be disabled as a result of their stroke. Study leader Professor Phyo Myint, clinical chair in medicine of old age at the University of Aberdeen, said: ‘This is an important area of research because stroke has high mortality during hospitalisation... Read more
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FOX News
Healthy kids: Homemade meals not always bestavailable infant and toddler meals," said study researcher Sharon Carstairs, a
Healthy kids: Homemade meals not always best
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
available infant and toddler meals," said study researcher Sharon Carstairs, a doctoral candidate in nutrition at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland. Although the analysis was based on store-bought meals purchased in the United Kingdom,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mother calls son 'gimp boy' after he cheekily refuses to do chorethe piece of PAPER to the line instead Jason Oakley found white shirt with not
Mother calls son 'gimp boy' after he cheekily refuses to do chore
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
the piece of PAPER to the line instead Jason Oakley found white shirt with note on it telling him to 'hang this out' University of Aberdeen student hung actual Post-It on washing line instead Sent photo of prank to mother who replied 'Are... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Shop-bought baby food can be BETTER for infants than homemade mealsfoods, despite a broader range of ingredients overall included in home-cooked r
Shop-bought baby food can be BETTER for infants than homemade meals
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
foods, despite a broader range of ingredients overall included in home-cooked recipes. Read More The research, from the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared nutritional content, price and food group variety of homemade... Read more
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New Kerala
Home-made foods for infants not always a healthy choice: newkerala.com #92850food is suitably energy dense in appropriately sized meals to aid growth and de
Home-made foods for infants not always a healthy choice: newkerala.com #92850
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
food is suitably energy dense in appropriately sized meals to aid growth and development," said Sharon A. Carstair from the University of Aberdeen in Britain. In addition, home cooked meals were found to be around half the price of commercially... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Home cooked food for young children not always better than readymade mealsalways better than commercially available baby foods. That's suggested by rese
Home cooked food for young children not always better than readymade meals
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
always better than commercially available baby foods. That's suggested by research by the University of Warwick and the University of Aberdeen published online in the Archives of Disease in Childhood. Often perceived as the best option, home... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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News.com.au
Bought meals can be better for babyshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Bought meals can be better for baby
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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6d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Perth Now
Bought meals can be better for babyshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Bought meals can be better for baby
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Bought meals can be better for babyshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Bought meals can be better for baby
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Northern Echo
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Kingston Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Streatham Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Bury Times
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Gazette
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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guardian-series
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Harrow Times
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Gazette News
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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This is West Country
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Bolton News
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made mealsshould not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alterna
Study finds shop-bought food for babies can be better than home-made meals
Croydon Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
should not rule out shop-bought meals as they can provide a "convenient alternative". The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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express
Home-cooked meals for babies is 'NOT always better than shop-bought'articles Baby foods 'lacking nutrients' Why home cooking is better for babies
Home-cooked meals for babies is 'NOT always better than shop-bought'
express / Posted 6 days ago
articles Baby foods 'lacking nutrients' Why home cooking is better for babies The research, from experts at the University of Aberdeen and the University of Warwick, compared the nutrient content, price, and food group variety of... Read more
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The Age
Why busy parents shouldn't feel guilty about buying readymade baby mealsfat recommendations, found the researched published in the Archives of Disease
Why busy parents shouldn't feel guilty about buying readymade baby meals
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
fat recommendations, found the researched published in the Archives of Disease in Childhood. The researchers from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland investigated how judiciously homemade and commercially available ready-made meals for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Why busy parents shouldn't feel guilty about buying readymade baby mealsfat recommendations, found the researched published in the Archives of Disease
Why busy parents shouldn't feel guilty about buying readymade baby meals
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
fat recommendations, found the researched published in the Archives of Disease in Childhood. The researchers from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland investigated how judiciously homemade and commercially available ready-made meals for... Read more
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6d
AllAfrica.com
Climate Pledges Set to Fail- rather than just stop them from getting there - remains prominent, they say.
Climate Pledges Set to Fail
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
- rather than just stop them from getting there - remains prominent, they say. Pete Smith, a climate researcher at the University of Aberdeen in the United Kingdom, who was not involved in the study, says it would be a gamble to rely on... Read more
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Grainnet.com
Aaron Cowieson of DSM Animal Nutrition and Health Receives AFIS 2016 Poultry Nutrition Research Awardof over 100 articles published in peer-reviewed journals. Prof. Cowieson read
Aaron Cowieson of DSM Animal Nutrition and Health Receives AFIS 2016 Poultry Nutrition Research Award
Grainnet.com / Posted 8 days ago
of over 100 articles published in peer-reviewed journals. Prof. Cowieson read for his PhD in Poultry Nutrition at the University of Aberdeen and Scottish Agricultural College, completing in 2001. Over the past 15 years Prof. Cowieson has held... Read more
10d
The Borneo Post
Sarawakians invent portable modular coffee maker systemhis bachelor’s degree from Universiti Teknologi Petronas in Perak and Master’s
Sarawakians invent portable modular coffee maker system
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
his bachelor’s degree from Universiti Teknologi Petronas in Perak and Master’s degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom. The Yayasan Sarawak scholarship recipient worked as a petrophysicist with... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
4 differences between undergraduate and postgraduate studiesdiscipline and time management are definitely skills you must possess in order
4 differences between undergraduate and postgraduate studies
Asian Correspondent / Posted 12 days ago
discipline and time management are definitely skills you must possess in order to be a top student. Image via the University of Aberdeen3. Assessments At university, it’s no longer a matter of memorizing information and reiterating it... Read more
13d
Farming Life
Miscanthus grown from seed available as soon as 2019partner Terravesta, with world leading plant breeding science by Aberystwyth Un
Miscanthus grown from seed available as soon as 2019
Farming Life / Posted 13 days ago
partner Terravesta, with world leading plant breeding science by Aberystwyth University and partners including the University of Aberdeen, US biotechnology company Ceres Inc, DEFRA, the NFU, E.ON, Biocatalysts, Blankney Estates, Assured... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Akuapem South NDC candidate working to ensure victorycandidate is an old girl of the Aburi Girls Secondary School and holds a degree
Akuapem South NDC candidate working to ensure victory
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 13 days ago
candidate is an old girl of the Aburi Girls Secondary School and holds a degree in Political science from the University of Ghana and Master of Arts degree in Energy and Corporate Social Responsibility from the University of Aberdeen,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Drinking water DOES fill you up: Look at pictures that prove itthat fruit and vegetables can hydrate the body twice as effectively as a glass
Drinking water DOES fill you up: Look at pictures that prove it
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
that fruit and vegetables can hydrate the body twice as effectively as a glass of water. One study, by researchers at the University of Aberdeen Medical School, found that the natural sugars, proteins, mineral salts and vitamins in water-rich... Read more
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express
What is Alzheimer’s disease? Condition which triggers memory loss is form of dementiaJune also found drugs to treat diabetes could also be used to treat Alzheimer’s
What is Alzheimer’s disease? Condition which triggers memory loss is form of dementia
express / Posted 14 days ago
June also found drugs to treat diabetes could also be used to treat Alzheimer’s disease, and vice versa, according to the University of Aberdeen. The researchers said Alzheimer’s disease and type 2 diabetes are so closely related that drugs... Read more
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express
Eat like tennis ace Novak Djokovic: Reduce cholesterol by cutting THIS from your dietis healthier and generally contains more fibre - a substance which helps to red
Eat like tennis ace Novak Djokovic: Reduce cholesterol by cutting THIS from your diet
express / Posted 15 days ago
is healthier and generally contains more fibre - a substance which helps to reduce cholesterol levels. The study, by the University of Aberdeen how going gluten-free affects adults who don’t suffer with coeliac disease. Coeliac disease is an... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Dr. John Kudalor, IGPrecently, President John Dramani Mahama was widely reported to have been the re
Dr. John Kudalor, IGP
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 16 days ago
recently, President John Dramani Mahama was widely reported to have been the recipient of an honorary doctorate from the University of Aberdeen, also in Scotland. I also recall Oxbridge alumnus John Agyekum-Kufuor being resplendently honored by... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
The Serials of DickensCentury and take a closer look at a facsimile of Dickens' work. Derek F. Stewa
The Serials of Dickens
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 17 days ago
Century and take a closer look at a facsimile of Dickens' work. Derek F. Stewart is a second year PhD candidate at the University of Aberdeen. His research explores writings by Charles Dickens as well as lesser-known works by authors including... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tennis ace Novak Djokovic follows gluten-free diet - but is it right for you?study also found avoiding gluten can lead to higher energy levels, clearer thin
Tennis ace Novak Djokovic follows gluten-free diet - but is it right for you?
Daily Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
study also found avoiding gluten can lead to higher energy levels, clearer thinking and improved concentration. The University of Aberdeen conducted the largest scientific study of its kind in the UK and assessed how going gluten-free... Read more
21d
EarthSky
Man-made chemicals in deepest seaImage via D.E. Conners, EarthSky (structures via Wikimedia Commons). Alan Jami
Man-made chemicals in deepest sea
EarthSky / Posted 21 days ago
Image via D.E. Conners, EarthSky (structures via Wikimedia Commons). Alan Jamieson is a deep-ocean researcher at the University of Aberdeen in the UK, and he first reported the new results at a conference in Shanghai in early June 2016. He... Read more
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heraldscotland
Medics 'too ready to write off the Trainspotting generation'the end of the year. But interim findings presented by Dr Catriona Mattheson, a
Medics 'too ready to write off the Trainspotting generation'
heraldscotland / Posted 22 days ago
the end of the year. But interim findings presented by Dr Catriona Mattheson, an expert in the Study of addiction from the University of Aberdeen, at an event held by Scottish Drugs Forum (SDF), suggest attitudes of some health staff make... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Challenging the Deep Sea - Underwater Robotsto find out what’s changed in structural design, and what makes steel one of th
Challenging the Deep Sea - Underwater Robots
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 23 days ago
to find out what’s changed in structural design, and what makes steel one of the safest material choices. Dr Paul Davidson, University of Aberdeen ECIR 2017 (European Conference on Information Retrieval)From 08 Apr 2017 To 13 Apr 2017(Monday,... Read more
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