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express
British universities slip down world table 'because they are forced to focus on diversity'University, US Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US Stanford University,
British universities slip down world table 'because they are forced to focus on diversity'
express / Posted an hour ago
University, US Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US Stanford University, US University of Cambridge, UK University of Oxford, UK University of California, Berkeley, US Princeton University, US Yale University, US Columbia... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study shows short-term statin treatment does not benefit heart surgery patientsheart muscle damage or the development of atrial fibrillation (AF), according t
Study shows short-term statin treatment does not benefit heart surgery patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 hours ago
heart muscle damage or the development of atrial fibrillation (AF), according to an international clinical trial led by the University of Oxford and funded by the British Heart Foundation (BHF). The trial, which is the largest of its kind, showed... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Book Events: 'Grapes Of Wrath' Hartford Library's Big Reada psychological thriller about old friends and family secrets. Whitehouse grew
Book Events: 'Grapes Of Wrath' Hartford Library's Big Read
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 hours ago
a psychological thriller about old friends and family secrets. Whitehouse grew up in Warwickshire, England, studied at the University of Oxford, and now lives in Brooklyn. Information: avonctlibrary.info or 860-673-9712. 'Mockingbird' Book... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gamer sets a world record for spending 25 HOURS wearing HTC Viveassess whether patients could learn a situation is safe without using potential
Gamer sets a world record for spending 25 HOURS wearing HTC Vive
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
assess whether patients could learn a situation is safe without using potentially debilitating tactics, researchers at the University of Oxford combined psychological treatment techniques with state-of-the-art virtual reality social situations to... Read more
4h
Jersey Financial Services Commission
The Commissionfield of personal property security are visiting Jersey for the study tour. The
The Commission
Jersey Financial Services Commission / Posted 4 hours ago
field of personal property security are visiting Jersey for the study tour. These include Professor Sir Roy Goode CBE QC (University of Oxford and adviser to the Government of Jersey), Professor Tony Duggan (University of Toronto - adviser to the... Read more
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Philly.com
Are those jet trails in the sky out to get you?Would rainfall be adversely affected? Or agriculture? The whole idea is "barki
Are those jet trails in the sky out to get you?
Philly.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Would rainfall be adversely affected? Or agriculture? The whole idea is "barking mad," writes Raymond Pierrehumbert, a University of Oxford physicist who wants us to steer clear of climate tinkering, saying, "We have only one planet to live on,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
The link between asthma, stress & depression in SA kidsAsthma research must continue to move beyond solely testing traditional biomedi
The link between asthma, stress & depression in SA kids
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 hours ago
Asthma research must continue to move beyond solely testing traditional biomedical causes in order to better inform prevention. Alexa Yakubovich is a doctoral student in the Department for Social Policy and Intervention, University... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Cheetah numbers may be lower than estimatedin eastern and southern Africa. However, a team of scientists from the Kenya W
Cheetah numbers may be lower than estimated
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
in eastern and southern Africa. However, a team of scientists from the Kenya Wildlife Trust's Mara Cheetah Project, the University of Oxford in the UK and the Indian Statistical Institute in Kolkata said this number is simply a best guess, given... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Racists need to be taught a lesson, but many varsities don’t do their jobfrom the imperialist Cecil John Rhodes, whose statue the visiting South African
Racists need to be taught a lesson, but many varsities don’t do their job
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 hours ago
from the imperialist Cecil John Rhodes, whose statue the visiting South African wants removed from the grounds of the University of Oxford. I have enduring respect for my parents and grandparents, and millions of South Africans like them.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
When Businesses Don't Innovate They Collapse...is innovation, and why it important for business? Innovation is, according to
When Businesses Don't Innovate They Collapse...
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
is innovation, and why it important for business? Innovation is, according to John Black, a professor of Economics at the University of Oxford, the economic application of a new idea. Whether the new idea is a product, process, marketing method or... Read more
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Harrow Times
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Harrow Times / Posted 15 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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This is West Country
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
This is West Country / Posted 15 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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Gazette News
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Gazette News / Posted 15 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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Bolton News
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Bolton News / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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16h
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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16h
Croydon Guardian
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Croydon Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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16h
Lancashire Telegraph
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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Northern Echo
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Northern Echo / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Kingston Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Streatham Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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16h
Bury Times
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Bury Times / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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16h
Gazette
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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16h
guardian-series
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankingsright behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Slip for UK universities in Times world rankings
guardian-series / Posted 16 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30." Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: :: University of Cambridge, 4 :: University of Oxford, 5 :: Imperial College London, 15 :: University College London, 20 :: London School of Economics and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Virtual reality can help paranoid people face their fearsassess whether patients could learn a situation is safe without using potential
Virtual reality can help paranoid people face their fears
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
assess whether patients could learn a situation is safe without using potentially debilitating tactics, researchers at the University of Oxford combined psychological treatment techniques with state-of-the-art virtual reality social situations to... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Cecil the lion, sure, but do you care about Scarface the grizzly?urged viewers to "show the world not all Americans are like this jackhole." Kim
Cecil the lion, sure, but do you care about Scarface the grizzly?
Dundas Star News / Posted 18 hours ago
urged viewers to "show the world not all Americans are like this jackhole." Kimmel directed them to the website of the University of Oxford research project that had studied Cecil and his peers since 1999, the Wildlife Conservation Unit, or... Read more
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metro
British universities slip in world rankings despite being most expensive on the planetwhile the University of Bristol and Durham University are no longer in the top
British universities slip in world rankings despite being most expensive on the planet
metro / Posted 18 hours ago
while the University of Bristol and Durham University are no longer in the top 100. University of Cambridge, 4University of Oxford, 5Imperial College London, 15University College London, 20London School of Economics and Political... Read more
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New York Post
Don’t want to have a stroke? Reach for an appleand phytochemicals, which have each been shown to protect the heart, says study
Don’t want to have a stroke? Reach for an apple
New York Post / Posted 19 hours ago
and phytochemicals, which have each been shown to protect the heart, says study author Huaidong Du, Ph.D., of the University of Oxford. Since the link remained even after adjusting for those factors, it’s likely that there is something... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
UCSD named 35th best college worldwide by Times Higer Educationtransform lives," he said. Harvard ranked first, followed by the Massachusetts
UCSD named 35th best college worldwide by Times Higer Education
KGTV San Diego / Posted 19 hours ago
transform lives," he said. Harvard ranked first, followed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Stanford University. Two schools in the United Kingdom -- the University of Cambridge and the University of Oxford -- round out the top... Read more
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Scotsman
Edinburgh only Scottish university to make world’s top 100right behind it in the top 30.” Here is a list of the UK universities in the t
Edinburgh only Scottish university to make world’s top 100
Scotsman / Posted 19 hours ago
right behind it in the top 30.” Here is a list of the UK universities in the top 100: • University of Cambridge, 4 • University of Oxford, 5 • Imperial College London, 15 • University College London, 20 • London School of Economics and... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Zika virus, dengue, and malaria risk reduced after genetically modified mosquitoes released in affected areas, studies showwith recently-detected Zika outbreaks will be staggering.” Michael Bonsall, pr
Zika virus, dengue, and malaria risk reduced after genetically modified mosquitoes released in affected areas, studies show
Bel Marra Health / Posted 22 hours ago
with recently-detected Zika outbreaks will be staggering.” Michael Bonsall, professor of mathematical biology at the University of Oxford and an adviser to a House of Lords committee, said. “We have a number of tools in our box and one of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Oxford, Indian experts find new method to count cheetahsExperts from the Indian Statistical Institute and the University of Oxford have
Oxford, Indian experts find new method to count cheetahs
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Experts from the Indian Statistical Institute and the University of Oxford have devised a new method to accurately count cheetahs after finding that recent estimates of their numbers were a “best guess”. In the early 1900s, it was believed that... Read more
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Christian Today
Can God still love us if he allows us to suffer?Dr Vince Vitale began his study of philosophy as an undergraduate at Princeton
Can God still love us if he allows us to suffer?
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
Dr Vince Vitale began his study of philosophy as an undergraduate at Princeton University and completed his PhD at the University of Oxford, specialising in the problem of suffering and evil. Working as an itinerant speaker with the Zacharias Trust... Read more
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New Kerala
Actual cheetah numbers may be lower than currently estimated - newkerala.com #58723occur at low densities and move large distances, making them difficult to find,
Actual cheetah numbers may be lower than currently estimated - newkerala.com #58723
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
occur at low densities and move large distances, making them difficult to find," said lead author Femke Broekhuis from the University of Oxford. During a three-month period, researchers in five vehicles extensively covered the Maasai Mara National... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
The night shift killed my memory, mood, and hairis about every aspect of our physiology and behaviour," says Russell Foster, th
The night shift killed my memory, mood, and hair
Guelph Mercury / Posted yesterday
is about every aspect of our physiology and behaviour," says Russell Foster, the chair of circadian neuroscience at the University of Oxford. "And light is critically important in locking that internal rhythm to the external world." If you... Read more
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New Kerala
Estimates of cheetah numbers are `only best guesses` - newkerala.com #58649fastest land mammal is racing to extinction. However, scientists from the Keny
Estimates of cheetah numbers are `only best guesses` - newkerala.com #58649
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
fastest land mammal is racing to extinction. However, scientists from the Kenya Wildlife Trust's Mara Cheetah Project, the University of Oxford and the Indian Statistical Institute says this number is simply a best guess, given the difficulty of... Read more
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Business Standard India
No Indian university on Times' top 100 listtop four positions were taken up by Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stan
No Indian university on Times' top 100 list
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
top four positions were taken up by Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford University, University of Cambridge and University of Oxford. Launched in 2011, THE World Reputation Rankings offer a definitive list of the world's most... Read more
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PhysOrg
Estimates of cheetah numbers are 'guesswork', say researchersmammal is racing to extinction. However, a team of scientists from the Kenya W
Estimates of cheetah numbers are 'guesswork', say researchers
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
mammal is racing to extinction. However, a team of scientists from the Kenya Wildlife Trust's Mara Cheetah Project, the University of Oxford and the Indian Statistical Institute says this number is simply a best guess, given the difficulty of... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Could the circular economy salvage Britain's struggling steel industry?serious approach to framing the global resource challenge That’s the view of K
Could the circular economy salvage Britain's struggling steel industry?
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 2 days ago
serious approach to framing the global resource challenge That’s the view of Kate Raworth, a renegade economist from the University of Oxford who believes the financial problems engulfing Tata’s operations serve as an example of a “degenerative”... Read more
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Japan Today
Mindfulness therapy works for recurrent depression ‹ Japan Todaytechniques with cognitive therapy should be an option for patients, according t
Mindfulness therapy works for recurrent depression ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
techniques with cognitive therapy should be an option for patients, according to study leader Willem Kuyken of the University of Oxford in the UK. “It is about choice for patients and adding another choice for people at high risk of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study suggests humans are only capable of having five people in their closet circleSocial network diagram. Credit: Daniel Tenerife/Wikipedia (Phys.org)—A trio of
Study suggests humans are only capable of having five people in their closet circle
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
Social network diagram. Credit: Daniel Tenerife/Wikipedia (Phys.org)—A trio of researchers affiliated with the University of Oxford in England and Aalto University School of Science in Finland has conducted a study of human behavior and has found... Read more
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PhysOrg
Could teachers do less marking for better results?many of the approaches currently adopted are a good use of teachers' time. The
Could teachers do less marking for better results?
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
many of the approaches currently adopted are a good use of teachers' time. The report, "A Marked Improvement?," by the University of Oxford and the charity, Education Endowment Foundation (EEF), says there needs to be more research into which... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Television facing same dwindling fate of print in UK, US‘What is happening to television news?’ the report by the Reuters Institute for
Television facing same dwindling fate of print in UK, US
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
‘What is happening to television news?’ the report by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford says that in Britain and the US, traditional television viewing is falling as the rapid rise of online... Read more
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express
Success in sight for eye campaign mother whose fund-raising could save thousandswhich, with further grants, led to a successful trial of the world’s first trea
Success in sight for eye campaign mother whose fund-raising could save thousands
express / Posted 4 days ago
which, with further grants, led to a successful trial of the world’s first treatment, 11 years after Tommy was diagnosed. University of Oxford scientists last week published trial results in the New England Journal of Medicine showing patients... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Having A Lot Of Friends May Literally Make Life Less Painfullevels have also been linked to social bonding, Katerina Johnson, a doctoral st
Having A Lot Of Friends May Literally Make Life Less Painful
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
levels have also been linked to social bonding, Katerina Johnson, a doctoral student in experimental psychology at the University of Oxford and the lead author of the study, said in a statement. The goal of the new study was to test the idea... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Mindfulness therapy works for recurrent depressiontechniques with cognitive therapy should be an option for patients, according t
Mindfulness therapy works for recurrent depression
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
techniques with cognitive therapy should be an option for patients, according to study leader Willem Kuyken of the University of Oxford in the UK. "It is about choice for patients and adding another choice for people at high risk of... Read more
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