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Research into the family dinner shows lasting benefits

A scheme that helped parents plan well-balanced family dinners for three months kept their children healthier for years after, a study has found. Low-income families who were given simple recipe kits to cook five healthy...

Edinburgh hosts top cancer researchers

Edinburgh welcomes some of the world’s top cancer researchers to the city on Thursday for a Meeting of Minds.St Andrews-based charity Worldwide Cancer Research is hosting the key event and they researchers have £4m...

University of Edinburgh study shows that mammals lived longer than dinosaurs

A new fossil find is giving scientists clues about an ancient group of animals that flourished when dinosaurs died out. The discovery by scientists in New Mexico has been identified as a previously unknown species...

Hurry along to see the Fascinating Mummies

The Fascinating Mummies Exhibition at The National Museum of Scotland is nearing the end of its run, so you had better hurry if you have not yet been along to see it. The popular exhibition has...

QMU hosts Connect 2011

Early career university researchers are being encouraged to share their research findings in a bid to help Scotland and improve society.The ground-breaking Connect 2011 conference, to be held at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh this...

12 Books In 12 Months – Book One

This year, I will mostly be writing 12 books in 12 months.If I say it with enough confidence people tend to believe me, stopping merely to ask, “but when will you find the time?”“It...

Queen Margaret University at the forefront of health research

An internationally renowned health economist at Queen Margaret University (QMU) in Edinburgh is to have a leading role in a £6 million international research programme into rebuilding health systems in countries...

Funding for Diabetes 1 research

Health charity Diabetes UK and the Chief Scientist Office of the Scottish Government have today announced joint funding of over £675,000 to establish a major resource in Scotland for research into Type 1 diabetes.The...


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