Posted in General Healthcare News Research

If someone hurt you this year, forgiving them may improve your health (as long as you’re safe, too)

Alfred Allan, Edith Cowan University and Maria Allan, Edith Cowan University During the end-of-year holidays families often come together to exchange gifts and, sometimes, to…

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Posted in Dental General Healthcare News Research

Researchers develop new method for identifying oral #cancer

SÃO PAULO, Brazil: In a discovery that may help the early identification of oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), researchers in Brazil have found a correlation…

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Posted in General Politics Research

Human rights 70 years on: important victories as well as major misses

Henning Melber, University of Pretoria #Humanrights #AmnestyInternational According to Amnesty International, human rights continue to deteriorate. CIVICUS – an umbrella body for a global alliance…

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Posted in General Interviews Research Sex Education

#Sexual violence as a weapon of #war: why the #Nobel Prize for Peace matters

For ordinary women and men, peace is vital – as essential as air itself. Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad, the recipients of the Nobel Peace…

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Posted in Environment General Politics Research

#Madagascar : fear and violence making rain forest conservation more challenging than ever

Ranomafana National Park. LouieLea/Shutterstock Julia P G Jones, Bangor University People are too afraid to return to the village so they are sleeping in the forest…

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Posted in Education Environment General Healthcare News Research

How #African researchers are adding to deeper #knowledge about neutrons

iThemba LABS provides support for research and training to all universities. iThemba LABS Ntombizikhona Beaulah Ndlovu, iThemba LABS Matter is all around us. As human beings,…

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Posted in Doctors General Healthcare News Research Technology

One test to diagnose them all: #researchers exploit cancers’ unique #DNA signature

All cancers have a similar DNA pattern that differs from that of non-cancer cells. from shutterstock.com Abu Sina, The University of Queensland; Laura G. Carrascosa, The…

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Posted in Economy General Politics Research

How #Nigeria can attract and keep the right kind of foreign direct #investment

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari at the US-Africa Business Forum in New York in 2016. EPA/Drew Angerer Tolu Olarewaju, Staffordshire University Two of the largest banking…

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Posted in Agriculture Environment General Research

Why massive effort needs to be put into growing trees on farms

India has developed a pioneering national agroforestry policy. Suleman Merchant/Shutterstock Philip Dobie, World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) #Agroforestry #ClimateChange #GlobalWarming #Africa It’s now over 50 years since…

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What’s the best #diet for losing all the weight you put on over #Christmas ?

There are many diets you can follow if you want to live more healthily, but it’s hard to know which has the best long-term effects?…

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