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Mashable
Humans may prefer expressive robots to competent ones, study findsemotions, even if that means they're less efficient, according to a new study f
Humans may prefer expressive robots to competent ones, study finds
Mashable / Posted 9 hours ago
emotions, even if that means they're less efficient, according to a new study from University College London and the University of Bristol. Researchers tested how people reacted when robots messed up a given task. They had participants work... Read more
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Daily Mail
Coral reefs in East Pacific are 'isolated' from the rest of the oceannot occurred recently or the coral found its way there though a different route
Coral reefs in East Pacific are 'isolated' from the rest of the ocean
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
not occurred recently or the coral found its way there though a different route. Dr Sally Wood, a coral researchers at the University of Bristol and lead author of the study, said the findings underline the importance of protecting coral... Read more
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PhysOrg
Reef castaways: Can coral make it across Darwin's 'impassable' barrier?currents can change speed and even direction depending on the season or climati
Reef castaways: Can coral make it across Darwin's 'impassable' barrier?
PhysOrg / Posted 20 hours ago
currents can change speed and even direction depending on the season or climatic events like El Nino. The new study led by University of Bristol researchers has used a state-of-the-art computer model to trace the journeys of coral larvae... Read more
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Rappler
Filipinos awarded with Chevening scholarships to study in the UKCollege London, The University of Edinburgh, The University of Manchester, Lond
Filipinos awarded with Chevening scholarships to study in the UK
Rappler / Posted yesterday
College London, The University of Edinburgh, The University of Manchester, London School of Economic and Political Science, University of Bristol, The University of Warwick, Durham University, University of Glasgow, University of St Andrews, The... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thrillerrescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thriller
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
rescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and interviewed Professor Martin Siegert at the University of Bristol, the scientist who led the ill-fated 2012 expedition to Lake Ellsworth. She also spent time with the... Read more
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The Young Witness
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thrillerrescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thriller
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
rescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and interviewed Professor Martin Siegert at the University of Bristol, the scientist who led the ill-fated 2012 expedition to Lake Ellsworth. She also spent time with the... Read more
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Western Advocate
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thrillerrescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thriller
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
rescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and interviewed Professor Martin Siegert at the University of Bristol, the scientist who led the ill-fated 2012 expedition to Lake Ellsworth. She also spent time with the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thrillerrescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thriller
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
rescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and interviewed Professor Martin Siegert at the University of Bristol, the scientist who led the ill-fated 2012 expedition to Lake Ellsworth. She also spent time with the... Read more
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Manning River Times
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thrillerrescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thriller
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
rescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and interviewed Professor Martin Siegert at the University of Bristol, the scientist who led the ill-fated 2012 expedition to Lake Ellsworth. She also spent time with the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thrillerrescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thriller
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
rescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and interviewed Professor Martin Siegert at the University of Bristol, the scientist who led the ill-fated 2012 expedition to Lake Ellsworth. She also spent time with the... Read more
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The North West Star
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thrillerrescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thriller
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
rescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and interviewed Professor Martin Siegert at the University of Bristol, the scientist who led the ill-fated 2012 expedition to Lake Ellsworth. She also spent time with the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thrillerrescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thriller
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
rescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and interviewed Professor Martin Siegert at the University of Bristol, the scientist who led the ill-fated 2012 expedition to Lake Ellsworth. She also spent time with the... Read more
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The Border Mail
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thrillerrescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thriller
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
rescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and interviewed Professor Martin Siegert at the University of Bristol, the scientist who led the ill-fated 2012 expedition to Lake Ellsworth. She also spent time with the... Read more
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The Courier
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thrillerrescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and
LA Larkin's Devour a chilling Antarctic thriller
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
rescue. She also contacted the British Antarctic Survey team in Cambridge, and interviewed Professor Martin Siegert at the University of Bristol, the scientist who led the ill-fated 2012 expedition to Lake Ellsworth. She also spent time with the... Read more
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Breitbart
UK University Offers Free Degrees For Migrantsthe country. The majority of these students will take out loans to cover the £9
UK University Offers Free Degrees For Migrants
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
the country. The majority of these students will take out loans to cover the £9,000 a year tuition fees — a fact that the University of Bristol will conspire to put off new arrivals to the country from applying for a place themselves. After... Read more
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express
Migrants to be offered FREE degrees at top university while Britons amass huge debtsas part of a scheme to integrate those escaping conflict into education. Profe
Migrants to be offered FREE degrees at top university while Britons amass huge debts
express / Posted 3 days ago
as part of a scheme to integrate those escaping conflict into education. Professor Hugh Brady, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Bristol, said: "We know there are factors that make it difficult for people from refugee and asylum-seeking... Read more
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The Register
New science: Pathetic humans can't bring themselves to fire lovable klutz-botsto a robot can be enough to forge an emotional bond with humans. Researchers w
New science: Pathetic humans can't bring themselves to fire lovable klutz-bots
The Register / Posted 4 days ago
to a robot can be enough to forge an emotional bond with humans. Researchers with University College London and University of Bristol in the UK found that when humans were paired with a robot that displayed facial expressions of remorse,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Firefighters race to cathedral after FLYING ANTS mistaken for smokemales. These are cared for by the workers until it is time for the next swarm.
Firefighters race to cathedral after FLYING ANTS mistaken for smoke
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
males. These are cared for by the workers until it is time for the next swarm. A spokesman for the zoology department of University of Bristol said there was nothing to fear from the ants. He said: 'These ant swarms are primarily triggered by a... Read more
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Psych Central
Unhealthy Diet during Pregnancy Ups Risk of Conduct Problems, ADHDto symptoms of ADHD in children who show conduct problems early in life. Scien
Unhealthy Diet during Pregnancy Ups Risk of Conduct Problems, ADHD
Psych Central / Posted 4 days ago
to symptoms of ADHD in children who show conduct problems early in life. Scientists from King’s College London and the University of Bristol explain that this is the first study to indicate that epigenetic changes evident at birth may explain... Read more
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PhysOrg
People favour expressive, communicative robots over efficient and effective onesBERT2, a humanoid robot assistant, hands something to a human. Credit: Universi
People favour expressive, communicative robots over efficient and effective ones
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
BERT2, a humanoid robot assistant, hands something to a human. Credit: University of Bristol Making an assistive robot partner expressive and communicative is likely to make it more satisfying to work with and lead to users trusting it more, even if... Read more
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The Irish Times
Unhealthy pregnancy diet may be linked to ADHD - studyproblems early in life, experts have found. The research, led by scientists fr
Unhealthy pregnancy diet may be linked to ADHD - study
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
problems early in life, experts have found. The research, led by scientists from King’s College London (KCL) and the University of Bristol, is believed to be the first to indicate that an unhealthy diet alters the baby’s DNA in a way that... Read more
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birminghammail
Solihull sees excellent A level resultsbe reading french at The University of Oxford, Emily Thomas who achieved AAA an
Solihull sees excellent A level results
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
be reading french at The University of Oxford, Emily Thomas who achieved AAA and will be studying veterinary science at The University of Bristol and Nathan James who achieved A*AA and will be reading mathematics at The University of... Read more
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birminghammail
level results 2016 LIVE: Photos, video and reactionbe reading french at The University of Oxford, Emily Thomas who achieved AAA an
level results 2016 LIVE: Photos, video and reaction
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
be reading french at The University of Oxford, Emily Thomas who achieved AAA and will be studying veterinary science at The University of Bristol and Nathan James who achieved A*AA and will be reading mathematics at The University of... Read more
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Gazette
A-Levels 2016: Celebrations at Marlwood School as students prepare for next step in educationfew days and then I can get hyped over heading off to uni.” Smashing her targe
A-Levels 2016: Celebrations at Marlwood School as students prepare for next step in education
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
few days and then I can get hyped over heading off to uni.” Smashing her target grades of AAB to study Biochemistry at University of Bristol, Sioned Heal’s A*A*A came as quite a surprise. “Some of the exams were horrible, but they clearly went... Read more
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walesonline
A Level results 2016: How Cardiff's secondary schools have faredAzad also completed his maths A-level in one year gaining an A* in the process
A Level results 2016: How Cardiff's secondary schools have fared
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
Azad also completed his maths A-level in one year gaining an A* in the process and will now study chemistry at the University of Bristol. Read More Radyr Comprehensive pupils had strong results: 94% achieve A*-D grades; and A level... Read more
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Irish Examiner
UK Student with six 100% maths exam scores is rejected from Oxforddown by Oxford University. Nuha Tumia, who scooped three A* grades, will start
UK Student with six 100% maths exam scores is rejected from Oxford
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
down by Oxford University. Nuha Tumia, who scooped three A* grades, will start her degree in computer science at the University of Bristol in September. She scored top marks in her core mathematics exam, two further mathematics exams, two... Read more
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guardian-series
The A-listers: Students' joy as they take top A-level resultsof A* and A rose from seven per cent to 35 per cent in just one year. Curtis M
The A-listers: Students' joy as they take top A-level results
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
of A* and A rose from seven per cent to 35 per cent in just one year. Curtis Murray received 3 As and is going to the University of Bristol to read economics and politics. He said: “To anyone who is nervous about their exams, don’t worry,... Read more
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guardian-series
A-level results day: how did you do?Woodford At Bancroft School, Isabelle Orerod got 4 A*s and is looking forward
A-level results day: how did you do?
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
Woodford At Bancroft School, Isabelle Orerod got 4 A*s and is looking forward to studying mechanical engineering at the University of Bristol. She said: "I was predicted four A*s but I was a bit nervous and there were a couple of exams that... Read more
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birminghammail
level results 2016 LIVE: Photos, video and reactionof Birmingham. Ben Cooper, aged 18 from Great Barr, achieved an A* and 2 As an
level results 2016 LIVE: Photos, video and reaction
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
of Birmingham. Ben Cooper, aged 18 from Great Barr, achieved an A* and 2 As and wil go on to read Mathematics at the University of Bristol. Dan Sheasby, aged 18 from Kingstanding, achieved an A*, 2 As and a B and is eager to start a Physics... Read more
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New Kerala
Unhealthy pregnancy diet may lead to behavioural problems in kids - newkerala.com #106643behavioural problems early in life, experts have found. New research led by sci
Unhealthy pregnancy diet may lead to behavioural problems in kids - newkerala.com #106643
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
behavioural problems early in life, experts have found. New research led by scientists from King's College London and the University of Bristol is the first of its type to indicate that epigenetic changes evident at birth may explain the link... Read more
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dna
Study links unhealthy pregnancy diet to behavioural problems in kidsbehavioural problems early in life, experts have found. New research led by sc
Study links unhealthy pregnancy diet to behavioural problems in kids
dna / Posted 5 days ago
behavioural problems early in life, experts have found. New research led by scientists from King's College London and the University of Bristol is the first of its type to indicate that epigenetic changes evident at birth may explain the link... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Poor prenatal nutrition may be linked to ADHD symptoms and conduct problems in childrenNew research led by scientists from King's College London and the University of
Poor prenatal nutrition may be linked to ADHD symptoms and conduct problems in children
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
New research led by scientists from King's College London and the University of Bristol has found that a high-fat, high-sugar diet during pregnancy may be linked to symptoms of ADHD in children who show conduct problems early in life. Published... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Can 'safe' painkiller really cause hyperactivity in kids?more likely to have been born to moms who remembered having used acetaminophen
Can 'safe' painkiller really cause hyperactivity in kids?
KWWL Iowa / Posted 6 days ago
more likely to have been born to moms who remembered having used acetaminophen while pregnant, Evie Stergiakouli of the University of Bristol and colleagues reported. "Maternal prenatal acetaminophen use at 18 weeks of pregnancy was associated... Read more
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Times of Malta
Extinct marsupial lion 'used huge thumb claw to kill prey'the marsupial lion held prey with its teeth and killed with its claws. Lead sc
Extinct marsupial lion 'used huge thumb claw to kill prey'
Times of Malta / Posted 6 days ago
the marsupial lion held prey with its teeth and killed with its claws. Lead scientist Dr Christine Janis, from the University of Bristol, said: "If Thylacoleo had hunted like a lion using its forelimbs to manipulate its prey, then its elbow... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
This Common Pain Reliever Could Cause Behavioral Issues In Childrenhyperactivity, behavioral problems and emotional symptoms increased. Researche
This Common Pain Reliever Could Cause Behavioral Issues In Children
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
hyperactivity, behavioral problems and emotional symptoms increased. Researchers used data from an ongoing study from the University of Bristol, which is analyzing the health of more than 14,000 families. Still, it's important to note only 5... Read more
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Fortune
Will Taking Tylenol During Pregnancy Really Boost Your Kid's Risk for ADHD?Tylenol) during pregnancy can lead to an increased risk of ADHD and behavioral
Will Taking Tylenol During Pregnancy Really Boost Your Kid's Risk for ADHD?
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
Tylenol) during pregnancy can lead to an increased risk of ADHD and behavioral problems in children. Scientists from the University of Bristol published their findings in the medical journal JAMAPediatrics on Monday. They analyzed data taken from... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study findsstudy was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemio
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study finds
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
study was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemiology and statistics genetics at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom. But only 5 percent of the children studied were affected by the behavioral... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study findsstudy was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemio
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study finds
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
study was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemiology and statistics genetics at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom. But only 5 percent of the children studied were affected by the behavioral... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study findsstudy was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemio
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study finds
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
study was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemiology and statistics genetics at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom. But only 5 percent of the children studied were affected by the behavioral... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study findsstudy was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemio
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study finds
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 7 days ago
study was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemiology and statistics genetics at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom. But only 5 percent of the children studied were affected by the behavioral... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study findsstudy was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemio
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study finds
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 7 days ago
study was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemiology and statistics genetics at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom. But only 5 percent of the children studied were affected by the behavioral... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study findsstudy was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemio
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study finds
KIVI Boise / Posted 7 days ago
study was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemiology and statistics genetics at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom. But only 5 percent of the children studied were affected by the behavioral... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study findsstudy was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemio
Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to child behavior problems, study finds
KGTV San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
study was led by Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, who is a researcher in genetic epidemiology and statistics genetics at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom. But only 5 percent of the children studied were affected by the behavioral... Read more
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PhysOrg
Elbows of extinct marsupial lion suggest unique hunting stylefirst digit (thumb). The new study, published in Paleobiology by Christine Jan
Elbows of extinct marsupial lion suggest unique hunting style
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
first digit (thumb). The new study, published in Paleobiology by Christine Janis, a Marie Curie Research Fellow at the University of Bristol (currently on a leave of absence from a professorship at Brown University, USA) with colleagues Borja... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Alert for pregnant women: Acetaminophen useDr. Evie Stergiakouli, lead author of the study and a researcher in genetic epi
Alert for pregnant women: Acetaminophen use
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 7 days ago
Dr. Evie Stergiakouli, lead author of the study and a researcher in genetic epidemiology and statistical genetics at the University of Bristol, said this study aimed to control for other variables -- such as genetic, familial or social factors --... Read more
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Newsmax
Tylenol During Pregnancy Tied to ADHD in Kidsnecessarily mean pregnant women should avoid taking acetaminophen, however, sai
Tylenol During Pregnancy Tied to ADHD in Kids
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
necessarily mean pregnant women should avoid taking acetaminophen, however, said lead study author Evie Stergiakouli of the University of Bristol in the U.K. "It is still appropriate to use acetaminophen during pregnancy because there is a risk of... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Scott Logic welcomes remaining 2016 graduatesto Scott Logic in Bristol after spending last summer as interns are Georgiana G
Scott Logic welcomes remaining 2016 graduates
Online Recruitment / Posted 7 days ago
to Scott Logic in Bristol after spending last summer as interns are Georgiana Ginghina and Ben Howard, both from The University of Bristol. Georgiana said: “The internship with Scott Logic has helped me develop, as well as proving to be both... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Pain drugs in pregnancy tied to behavior issues in kidsnecessarily mean pregnant women should avoid taking acetaminophen, however, sai
Pain drugs in pregnancy tied to behavior issues in kids
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
necessarily mean pregnant women should avoid taking acetaminophen, however, said lead study author Evie Stergiakouli of the University of Bristol in the U.K. “It is still appropriate to use acetaminophen during pregnancy because there is a risk of... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Pregnant Women Taking Common Drug Linked to Childhood ADHDand pregnancy, researchers used data from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parent
Pregnant Women Taking Common Drug Linked to Childhood ADHD
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
and pregnancy, researchers used data from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children, an ongoing study from the University of Bristol in the UK charting the health of 14,500 families. After analyzing the data, it was discovered that... Read more
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