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News Archive for February 2012

Gap between Scottish and English suicide rates widens

Feb 9, 2012

A new study has revealed the widening gap in suicide rates between Scotland and England & Wales due, to a large extent, to the number of young Scottish men taking their lives.

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Football Fans in Training (FFIT study) on TV

Feb 8, 2012

The BBC has produced a TV documentary about Football Fans In Training.

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Frequent moves in childhood linked to poorer health

Feb 8, 2012

Children who move house frequently when young may be more likely to suffer poor health in adulthood, according to new research from the Social and Public Health Sciences Unit.

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