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News Archive for December 2011

Middle-aged drinkers still face peer pressure

Dec 16, 2011

Middle-aged drinkers still face pressure from their friends making it hard for them to stay in control of their alcohol consumption, new research from the Medical Research Council (MRC) suggests.

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Celtic FC highlight Football Fans in Training

Dec 16, 2011

The Glasgow-based football club's website now features an article discussing the benefits of participating in the FFIT healthy weight programme.

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Higher blood pressure in younger years leads to increased risk of death later in life

Dec 2, 2011

A collaboration of SPHSU’s Dr Linsay Gray, Harvard and UCL has found that elevated blood pressure in early adulthood is associated with a greater risk of death decades later.

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