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News Archive for November 2007

Deprived neighbourhoods have higher exposure to air pollution.

Nov 12, 2007

Findings from a recent study suggest that socially deprived neighbourhoods have higher exposure to air pollution than more affluent areas.

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Young men just as affected by hair loss during cancer treatment

Nov 12, 2007

Research into young people's experiences of hair loss during cancer treatment has found it is a mistake to assume women will be more affected than men.

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Antisocial behaviour in kids key to alcohol trouble in teens

Nov 12, 2007

It is not underage drinking, but early signs of antisocial behaviour that best predict future alcohol-related problems amongst young people.

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Desperately Seeking Long-Lost Volunteers

Nov 1, 2007

Organisers of 'Twenty-07', one of Scotland's most significant health studies, are appealing to lost volunteers to get in touch with them.

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