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New Kerala
Slow-melting ice cream comes closer to reality British researchers have discovered an ingredient to create slow-melting ice
Slow-melting ice cream comes closer to reality
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
British researchers have discovered an ingredient to create slow-melting ice cream. They found a protein 'BslA' which helps to blend the components of ice cream to make it smoother and more resistant... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The Signs of the Times: Moral Discernment in an Unintelligible Present – Opinion – ABC Religion & EthicsThe Signs of the Times: Moral Discernment in an Unintelligible PresentOliver O'
The Signs of the Times: Moral Discernment in an Unintelligible Present – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
The Signs of the Times: Moral Discernment in an Unintelligible PresentOliver O'DonovanABC Religion and Ethics 1 Sep 2015 Historicism dignifies a rush for cover in the crowd. We thereby relieve ourselves not only of the burden of making decisions,... Read more
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Aliran Online
A fresh look into an old ideaStephen Tan Ban Cheng ventilates his idea of “a nation of citizens” a la a hybr
A fresh look into an old idea
Aliran Online / Posted 7 hours ago
Stephen Tan Ban Cheng ventilates his idea of “a nation of citizens” a la a hybrid system of traditional Confucianism and modern-day theories. “We have no subjects at home or even abroad. Subjects cannot breathe in Malaysia; if their lungs receive... Read more
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The Manila Times
British scientists develop slow-melting ice creamSeptember 1, 2015 12:51 pm LONDON: The summer scourge of sticky hands could be
British scientists develop slow-melting ice cream
The Manila Times / Posted 13 hours ago
September 1, 2015 12:51 pm LONDON: The summer scourge of sticky hands could become a thing of the past as British researchers announced the discovery of an ingredient to make slow-melting ice... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
British scientists develop slow-melting ice creamLONDON - The summer scourge of sticky hands could become a thing of the past as
British scientists develop slow-melting ice cream
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 hours ago
LONDON - The summer scourge of sticky hands could become a thing of the past as British researchers announced the discovery of an ingredient to make slow-melting ice cream. The BSlA protein binds together the air, fat and water in ice cream,... Read more
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Newser
Coming Soon: Melt-Resistant Ice Cream– Soon, you may be able to enjoy an ice cream cone without having to worry abou
Coming Soon: Melt-Resistant Ice Cream
Newser / Posted 18 hours ago
– Soon, you may be able to enjoy an ice cream cone without having to worry about sticky fingers. Scientists from the University of Edinburgh and the University of Dundee have discovered that a naturally occurring protein, known as BslA, can be used... Read more
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Japan Today
British scientists develop slow-melting ice cream ‹ Japan TodayThe summer scourge of sticky hands could become a thing of the past as British
British scientists develop slow-melting ice cream ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 19 hours ago
The summer scourge of sticky hands could become a thing of the past as British researchers announced the discovery of an ingredient to make slow-melting ice cream on Monday. The protein BslA, which occurs naturally in some food, helps to blend the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
British scientists develop slow-melting ice creamBritish scientists discover ingredient to prevent ice cream melting The summer
British scientists develop slow-melting ice cream
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 hours ago
British scientists discover ingredient to prevent ice cream melting The summer scourge of sticky hands could become a thing of the past as British researchers announce the discovery of an ingredient to make slow-melting ice cream. The protein BslA,... Read more
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asianage
Scientists create slow-melting ice creamSlow-melting ice-cream might actually become a thing (Picture Courtesy: Pixabay
Scientists create slow-melting ice cream
asianage / Posted 22 hours ago
Slow-melting ice-cream might actually become a thing (Picture Courtesy: Pixabay) Ice cream fans could soon savour a slower-melting treat on a hot day London: Scientists have discovered a naturally occurring protein that can be used to create ice... Read more
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ABC News
Scientists Discover Ice Cream That Doesn't MeltReduced-fat ice cream that doesn't melt? That's what U.K. scientists are said t
Scientists Discover Ice Cream That Doesn't Melt
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Reduced-fat ice cream that doesn't melt? That's what U.K. scientists are said to be working on. A team of scientists from the University of Edinburgh and the University of Dundee said in a written statement that they have discovered a type of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ice cream that does not melt 'could soon hit the shelves'The development could also allow products to be manufactured with lower levels
Ice cream that does not melt 'could soon hit the shelves'
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The development could also allow products to be manufactured with lower levels of saturated fat and fewer calories. Prof Cait MacPhee, an experimental biomolecular physicist at the University of Edinburgh who led the project, said: "We're excited by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Protein found in Japanese food can keep ice cream from meltingThe sticky trick to stop your ice cream melting: Scientists use protein found i
Protein found in Japanese food can keep ice cream from melting
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
The sticky trick to stop your ice cream melting: Scientists use protein found in Japanese food to keep treats solid Special protein naturally occurs in Japanese breakfast food called 'natto' Binds together air, fat and water in ice cream, helping... Read more
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Scotsman
Cotter tight-lipped on Scotland World Cup squadSCOTLAND coach Vern Cotter will today inform Rugby World Cup organisers of his
Cotter tight-lipped on Scotland World Cup squad
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
SCOTLAND coach Vern Cotter will today inform Rugby World Cup organisers of his official 31-man squad for the 2015 tournament, which is now less than three weeks away. There was some confusion over whether the players themselves would be told it... Read more
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Scotsman
Euan McColm: Students worse off with free tuition Graduating students from University of Edinburgh. Picture: Neil Hanna IN A co
Euan McColm: Students worse off with free tuition
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Graduating students from University of Edinburgh. Picture: Neil Hanna IN A couple of weeks, the corridors and bars of Scotland’s ­universities will throng with freshers, setting out on academic... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland lines up a host of events this autumn and winterSTARS of the future will be treading in the footsteps of some of Scotland's top
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland lines up a host of events this autumn and winter
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
STARS of the future will be treading in the footsteps of some of Scotland's top actors. The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS) is lining up a range of performances for the autumn and winter seasons. The college which produced famous names such... Read more
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Scotsman
Little Sparta: The making of a masterpieceIN this extract from her new book, Jessie Sheeler explains how the artist Ian H
Little Sparta: The making of a masterpiece
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
IN this extract from her new book, Jessie Sheeler explains how the artist Ian Hamilton Finlay came to create the defining work of his career THE origins of Little Sparta go back to the days when Ian Hamilton Finlay and Sue Macdonald Lockhart first... Read more
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Independent
London company's 'Solar Classroom in a Box' project aims to change the face of education in AfricaAlong with the University of Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Arc
London company's 'Solar Classroom in a Box' project aims to change the face of education in Africa
Independent / Posted 4 days ago
Along with the University of Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, Aleutia, in London, will begin rolling out an education initiative across Kenya called Solar Classroom in a Box. Doing exactly what it says on the tin,... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Award-winning Edinburgh Journal student newspaper closes down amid 'debts'An award-winning student newspaper has closed down following “non-payment of de
Award-winning Edinburgh Journal student newspaper closes down amid 'debts'
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 4 days ago
An award-winning student newspaper has closed down following “non-payment of debts”. Edinburgh title The Journal is reported to have ceased trading earlier this year and a liquidator has been appointed. The independent title, which was formed in... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's stars of the future treading the boardsSTARS of the future will be treading in the footsteps of some of Scotland's top
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's stars of the future treading the boards
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
STARS of the future will be treading in the footsteps of some of Scotland's top actors. The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS) is lining up a range of performances for the autumn and winter seasons. The college which produced famous names such... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Stars of the future treading the boardsSTARS of the future will be treading in the footsteps of some of Scotland's top
Stars of the future treading the boards
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
STARS of the future will be treading in the footsteps of some of Scotland's top actors. The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS) is lining up a range of performances for the autumn and winter seasons. The college which produced famous names such... Read more
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Ekklesia
Lord Sutherland appeals to Stirling University not to axe religious studiesOne of Britain's most senior educationists and public servants has asked the Pr
Lord Sutherland appeals to Stirling University not to axe religious studies
Ekklesia / Posted 4 days ago
One of Britain's most senior educationists and public servants has asked the Principal of the University of Stirling to maintain its globally-recognised religious studies programme, following redundancy notices to staff and threats to courses. Baron... Read more
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iol.co.za
3D image of tumour shows its complexityLondon - The first three-dimensional computer model of how a solid tumour grows
3D image of tumour shows its complexity
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
London - The first three-dimensional computer model of how a solid tumour grows, mutates and evolves has been developed by scientists who say it will help them to understand how lethal cancers develop resistance to drugs and chemotherapy. A... Read more
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Daily Mail
The beauty of CANCER: Researchers reveal 3D models of tumoursCancer up close: Stunning 3D simulations show tumours growing in treatment brea
The beauty of CANCER: Researchers reveal 3D models of tumours
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Cancer up close: Stunning 3D simulations show tumours growing in treatment breakthrough Videos reveal the growth, mutation and evolution of a lethal cancer shed new light on how cancers develop resistance to drugs and chemotherapy. They look... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Edinburgh: The benefits of FringeEdinburgh's epic Festival Fringe brings out the best in this beautiful ancient
Edinburgh: The benefits of Fringe
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Edinburgh's epic Festival Fringe brings out the best in this beautiful ancient city, discovers Stephen Jewell. Performers on Edinburgh's Royal Mile. Photo / 123RF A journey through the evolution of Scotland's favourite cereal with accompanying... Read more
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Independent
Battle against cancer: Scientists develop first 3D computer model of how a solid tumour growsA mathematical construction of the complex evolution of a cancerous tumour has
Battle against cancer: Scientists develop first 3D computer model of how a solid tumour grows
Independent / Posted 6 days ago
A mathematical construction of the complex evolution of a cancerous tumour has already pointed to the most dangerous tumour cells being those where the DNA mutates in such a way that the cells break away to move around the body, the scientists... Read more
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Sun Star
Group urges HS students to study sciences in UKAN international organization is encouraging high school students to pursue an
Group urges HS students to study sciences in UK
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
AN international organization is encouraging high school students to pursue an academic career in United Kingdom (UK) universities, specifically in sciences. In its public engagement activity dubbed as #thinkScience yesterday, the British Council... Read more
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EuroNews
Jesse Jackson: ‘We’re winning’ battle for racial equalityReverend Jesse Jackson has devoted his life to civil rights activism in the US
Jesse Jackson: ‘We’re winning’ battle for racial equality
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
Reverend Jesse Jackson has devoted his life to civil rights activism in the US and has made various forays into diplomacy. Jesse Jackson receives University of Edinburgh honorary degree http://t.co/7qW33wUf76pic.twitter.com/SWrgCEkptX Civil rights... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Methane emissions at Bakun Dam may be getting less’Torstein (right) sharing a light moment with Klemes (centre) and Sharifah Rafid
‘Methane emissions at Bakun Dam may be getting less’
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
Torstein (right) sharing a light moment with Klemes (centre) and Sharifah Rafidah. — Photo by Chimon Upon KUCHING: Preliminary research data indicates a reduction in methane emissions at Bakun Hydroelectric Dam, said Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tiny Flags Target African Tsetse FliesHandkerchief-sized blue flags covered in insecticide could trap and kill tsetse
Tiny Flags Target African Tsetse Flies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Handkerchief-sized blue flags covered in insecticide could trap and kill tsetse flies, offering a new and cheaper way to help eliminate sleeping sickness from Sub-Saharan Africa. The blue cloths attract the flies, which carry Trypanosoma brucei, the... Read more
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The Louisville Cardinal
A Cardinal across the pond: studying in Edinburgh during the Festival Fringe – The Louisville CardinalEdinburgh in August is, in a word, mad. But it was madness I was looking for wh
A Cardinal across the pond: studying in Edinburgh during the Festival Fringe – The Louisville Cardinal
The Louisville Cardinal / Posted 8 days ago
Edinburgh in August is, in a word, mad. But it was madness I was looking for when I signed up to study in Scotland’s capitol city during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. For three weeks every summer, Edinburgh is home to the largest arts festival in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigerian Politics and the Dangers of Single NarrativesOver the years, I have come to the conclusion that a fundamental mistake one ca
Nigerian Politics and the Dangers of Single Narratives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Over the years, I have come to the conclusion that a fundamental mistake one can make is to either see these interest-based-perspectives as one or exaggerate one perspective as the only narrative. They are often intertwined in a very complex manner.... Read more
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SciDev.net
Tiny flags target African tsetse fliesHandkerchief-sized blue flags covered in insecticide could trap and kill tsetse
Tiny flags target African tsetse flies
SciDev.net / Posted 11 days ago
Handkerchief-sized blue flags covered in insecticide could trap and kill tsetse flies, offering a new and cheaper way to help eliminate sleeping sickness from Sub-Saharan Africa. The blue cloths attract the flies, which carry Trypanosoma brucei, the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Millions of people die every year from using smokeless tobaccoMore than a quarter of a million people die each year from using smokeless toba
Millions of people die every year from using smokeless tobacco
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
More than a quarter of a million people die each year from using smokeless tobacco, researchers at the University of York have concluded. Millions more have their lives shortened by ill health due to the effects of chewing tobacco-based products,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Middle-aged winning battle against dementia, Cambridge University study finds'These old studies support the idea of a continuing 'dementia epidemic', but ar
Middle-aged winning battle against dementia, Cambridge University study finds
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
'These old studies support the idea of a continuing 'dementia epidemic', but are out of date because of changes in life expectancy, living conditions, and improvements in health care and lifestyle...' The plateauing numbers were driven by people... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Sticking up for Coke, sort ofA New York Times editorial accuses Coke and other beverage-makers of forming "i
Sticking up for Coke, sort of
Minot Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
A New York Times editorial accuses Coke and other beverage-makers of forming "innocent-sounding front groups to spread the message that sugary sodas have no deleterious effect on health." Actually, their paid consultants have said no such... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Lacrosse star plays outside the boxJust a couple of weeks ago, Selena Lasota stood at the pinnacle of her sport. N
Lacrosse star plays outside the box
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Just a couple of weeks ago, Selena Lasota stood at the pinnacle of her sport. Now, it’s back to work. Lasota, 19, helped Team Canada to the U19 Women’s World Lacrosse championship in Scotland, earning player of the match honours in the gold-medal... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Hassan nominates Nashua woman for transportation postA Nashua woman was nominated Wednesday to serve as the top transportation agent
Hassan nominates Nashua woman for transportation post
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
A Nashua woman was nominated Wednesday to serve as the top transportation agent in New Hampshire. Democratic Gov. Maggie Hassan tapped Victoria Sheehan as the next commissioner of the state Department of Transportation, citing her years of... Read more
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Scotsman
Face of infamous Scots pirate is revealed The face of Alexander Tardy, the infamous pirate and poisoner of the early 180
Face of infamous Scots pirate is revealed
Scotsman / Posted 12 days ago
The face of Alexander Tardy, the infamous pirate and poisoner of the early 1800s. Picture: Dundee.ac.uk/Amy Thornton THE face of a notorious pirate and poisoner operating in the early 1800s, has been... Read more
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PhysOrg
Bird tracking aids seabird researchCredit: University of Edinburgh A two year study of shags on the Isle of May Na
Bird tracking aids seabird research
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
Credit: University of Edinburgh A two year study of shags on the Isle of May National Nature Reserve in Scotland reveals that when winds are strong, female birds take much longer to find food compared with males. Reporting in the Journal of Animal... Read more
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Denver Post
Harrop: Sticking up for Coke, sort ofChampions of righteous eating have been saying terrible things of late about Co
Harrop: Sticking up for Coke, sort of
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
Champions of righteous eating have been saying terrible things of late about Coke. They're now focusing their wrath on a corporate campaign to place Coca-Cola in the context of a healthy diet. A New York Times editorial accuses Coke and other... Read more
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PhysOrg
Worsening wind forecasts signal stormy times ahead for seabirdsCormorant-like seabirds, known as shags are pictured. Credit: Richard Bardgett
Worsening wind forecasts signal stormy times ahead for seabirds
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
Cormorant-like seabirds, known as shags are pictured. Credit: Richard Bardgett Stronger winds forecast as a result of climate change could impact on populations of wild animals, by affecting how well they can feed, a study of seabirds... Read more
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Everett Herald
Education, not taxation best way to address sugar Published: Tuesday, August 18, 2015, 12:01 a.m. Champions of righteous eatin
Education, not taxation best way to address sugar
Everett Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Published: Tuesday, August 18, 2015, 12:01 a.m. Champions of righteous eating have been saying terrible things of late about Coke. They're now focusing their wrath on a corporate campaign to place... Read more
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New Kerala
`Anti-smoking` laws may help reduce stillbirths, newborn deaths A new study has linked smoking ban to drop in stillbirths and newborn deaths.
`Anti-smoking` laws may help reduce stillbirths, newborn deaths
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
A new study has linked smoking ban to drop in stillbirths and newborn deaths. The University of Edinburgh findings add to growing evidence that anti-smoking laws have had significant... Read more
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The New Yorker
MugglemarchRowling says, “There is no part of me that feels that I represented myself as y
Mugglemarch
The New Yorker / Posted 16 days ago
Rowling says, “There is no part of me that feels that I represented myself as your children’s babysitter or their teacher.”Credit Illustration by Stanley Chow The conifer hedges in front of J. K. Rowling’s seventeenth-century house, in Edinburgh,... Read more
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Scotsman
Kezia Dugdale in hunt for fresh Holyrood talent Kezia Dugdale has been named the new leader of Scottish Labour. Picture: Malco
Kezia Dugdale in hunt for fresh Holyrood talent
Scotsman / Posted 16 days ago
Kezia Dugdale has been named the new leader of Scottish Labour. Picture: Malcolm McCurrach KEZIA Dugdale vowed last night that she would recruit fresh talent to stand for Scottish Labour at the... Read more
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International Business Times
Who is Kezia Dugdale, the new Scottish Labour leader? The latest key figure in UK politics has called for the abolition of the House
Who is Kezia Dugdale, the new Scottish Labour leader?
International Business Times / Posted 17 days ago
The latest key figure in UK politics has called for the abolition of the House of Lords and its replacement with an elected second chamber based in Glasgow. Kezia Dugdale was born on 28 August 1981 and is one of the Scottish Labour Party's 38... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Anti-smoking laws lead to decrease in stillbirthsStillbirths have dropped by almost eight per cent in England since the smoking
Anti-smoking laws lead to decrease in stillbirths
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 days ago
Stillbirths have dropped by almost eight per cent in England since the smoking ban was introduced, research shows. The number of babies dying shortly after birth has also dropped by almost eight per cent, the study estimates. The findings add to... Read more
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Forbes
Oil Stocks Have Been Crashing--Time To Go Bargain Hunting?I’m Professor and Chair of the Department of Economics at LIU Post in New York.
Oil Stocks Have Been Crashing--Time To Go Bargain Hunting?
Forbes / Posted 18 days ago
I’m Professor and Chair of the Department of Economics at LIU Post in New York. I’ve published several articles in professional journals and magazines, including Barron’s, The New York Times, Japan Times, Newsday, Plain Dealer, Edge Singapore,... Read more
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Scotsman
Edinburgh 4th in league of affordable universities The University of Edinburgh moved up the rankings for first-year students with
Edinburgh 4th in league of affordable universities
Scotsman / Posted 18 days ago
The University of Edinburgh moved up the rankings for first-year students with costs falling year-on-year by �7 a week. Picture: Ian Georgeson SCOTTISH universities are among the most affordable... Read more
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International Business Times
Smoking ban linked with 1,500 fewer stillbirths and newborn deaths in just 4 years The smoking ban that came into effect in England in 2007 appears to have led to
Smoking ban linked with 1,500 fewer stillbirths and newborn deaths in just 4 years
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
The smoking ban that came into effect in England in 2007 appears to have led to 1,500 fewer stillbirths and newborn deaths in just four years. A study led by researchers from the University of Edinburgh also found there were 5,000 fewer babies born... Read more
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