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Webcam found to improve bond between parents and premature babies
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:32:02 +0200
Webcams can help improve early bonding between parents and premature babies, a study has found.
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How vitamin C can make cancer cells die
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:31:35 +0200
HIGH doses of vitamin C found in fruit and green leafy veg could be a key weapon in fighting cancer, according to research.
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Pupils who try vaping more likely to smoke
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:28:43 +0200
TEENAGE schoolchildren who use e-cigarettes dramatically increase their chances of graduating to tobacco, research has shown.
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Mother tells of heartbreak over death of E.coli daughter after mercy flight
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:09:20 +0200
The heartbroken mother of a teacher who died after being flown back to the UK when she contracted E.coli in Turkey has paid tribute to her “wonderful daughter”.
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Traffic pollution 'damages body's ability to fight off infections'
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:10:00 +0200
AIR pollution can jeopardise the immune system and make people more vulnerable to infection, research has revealed.
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SNP councils to consider alternatives to controversial schools policy
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
CONTROVERSIAL plans to bypass local government in the running of schools are facing a challenge from the leaders of a number of SNP councils.
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SNP councils consider alternatives to controversial schools policy
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
CONTROVERSIAL plans to bypass local government in the running of schools are facing a challenge from the leaders of a number of SNP councils.
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New GP training to examine rape victims on islands
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 20:20:01 +0200
Doctors in Shetland are to be trained to examine sex crime victims after revelations women were being flown under guard to Aberdeen for tests.
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1,000 sent up to 500 miles away for mental health inpatient beds
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:10:00 +0200
MORE than a thousand mental health patients have been sent to other health boards for treatment in the past three years due to shortages of inpatient beds in their own area.
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Thousand mental health patients sent away for psychiatric beds
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:10:00 +0200
MORE than a thousand mental health patients have been sent to other health boards for treatment in the past three years due to shortages of inpatient beds in their own area.
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Scottish university seeks to axe staff in warning over 'difficult financial climate'
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
A SCOTTISH university is seeking to shed staff amidst warnings over the difficult financial climate facing higher education.
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Staff shortages forcing neonatal and paediatric wards to close
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
STAFF shortages forced neonatal units in Scotland to close to new admissions an average of eight(?) times in a year, with one unit forced to shut more than 40(?) times, a report today reveals.
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World first as joint £17m Catholic and Jewish school opens to pupils
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
A NEW world-first joint campus which brings together schools serving both the Catholic and Jewish faiths has opened.
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Scottish university to launch severance scheme for all staff
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
A SCOTTISH university is seeking to shed staff amidst warnings over the difficult financial climate facing higher education.
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Celtic 5 Astana 0: Stunning display puts Brendan Rodgers's side on brink of Champions League qualification
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:48:15 +0200
CELTIC came perilously close to squandering a three goal lead in the Champions League play-off last year before taking their place in the group stages.
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Celtic vs Astana: the key battles that won it for Brendan Rodgers' men
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:45:19 +0200
Leigh Griffiths versus Yuri Logvinenko
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Celtic 5 Astana 0: how each Celtic player rated
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:38:20 +0200
CRAIG GORDON: First significant involvement was to head away an Astana counter attack before he was called into making a sharp save minutes later. Didn’t have many more stops to make but performed diligently for his clean sheet. 6
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Stuart Armstrong set to sign new Celtic deal
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:49:30 +0200
Stuart Armstrong is expected to sign a new deal with Celtic before Friday.
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Dame Laura Davies to compete in European Senior Tour event
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:23:51 +0200
Dame Laura Davies will make history as the first woman to compete in a European Senior Tour event in next year’s Shipco Masters in Denmark.
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I am fully fit and have never felt better in my career, says Rangers midfielder Jordan Rossiter
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:07:26 +0200
JORDAN ROSSITER admits he has never felt better as he looks to finally showcase his talents in the Ibrox midfield this season.
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Catriona Matthew to play in Solheim Cup after Suzann Pettersen withdraws due to injury
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:41:34 +0200
Catriona Matthew will make her ninth playing appearance in the Solheim Cup this week after Suzann Pettersen withdrew from Team Europe with a niggling back injury.
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Inspectors find Glasgow mental health ward in 'neglected' state
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:25:07 +0200
An acute ward at a Glasgow mental health hospital presented a "much neglected and dismal environment" for patients to be cared in, according to a report.
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Former Aberdeen manager Jimmy Calderwood reveals he is suffering from Alzheimer's Disease
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:56:22 +0200
Former Aberdeen manager Jimmy Calderwood has revealed he is suffering from younger onset Alzheimer's Disease.
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TOTAL World Badminton Championships ambassador Kirsty Gilmour is ready to welcome the world’s best to Glasgow
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:48:21 +0200
As Kirsty Gilmour watched televised coverage of last week’s action from the Olympic Stadium her enjoyment was heightened by the knowledge that her turn to savour a similar experience was arriving soon.
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Derek McInnes: We stopped training one day because the pitch had been double-booked by bankers
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:04:18 +0200
AS Stewart Milne, the Aberdeen chairman, insisted the club could lose Derek McInnes if plans for a new £50m stadium and training complex are not green lit when they come before the local authority in October, the manager himself described the paucity...
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SNP councils consider alternatives to controversial schools policy
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
CONTROVERSIAL plans to bypass local government in the running of schools are facing a challenge from the leaders of a number of SNP councils.
© Herald Scotland
1,000 sent up to 500 miles away for mental health inpatient beds
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:10:00 +0200
MORE than a thousand mental health patients have been sent to other health boards for treatment in the past three years due to shortages of inpatient beds in their own area.
© Herald Scotland
Thousand mental health patients sent away for psychiatric beds
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:10:00 +0200
MORE than a thousand mental health patients have been sent to other health boards for treatment in the past three years due to shortages of inpatient beds in their own area.
© Herald Scotland
Scottish university seeks to axe staff in warning over 'difficult financial climate'
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
A SCOTTISH university is seeking to shed staff amidst warnings over the difficult financial climate facing higher education.
© Herald Scotland
Staff shortages forcing neonatal and paediatric wards to close
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
STAFF shortages forced neonatal units in Scotland to close to new admissions an average of eight(?) times in a year, with one unit forced to shut more than 40(?) times, a report today reveals.
© Herald Scotland
World first as joint £17m Catholic and Jewish school opens to pupils
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
A NEW world-first joint campus which brings together schools serving both the Catholic and Jewish faiths has opened.
© Herald Scotland
Scottish university to launch severance scheme for all staff
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
A SCOTTISH university is seeking to shed staff amidst warnings over the difficult financial climate facing higher education.
© Herald Scotland
Celtic 5 Astana 0: Stunning display puts Brendan Rodgers's side on brink of Champions League qualification
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:48:15 +0200
CELTIC came perilously close to squandering a three goal lead in the Champions League play-off last year before taking their place in the group stages.
© Herald Scotland
Celtic vs Astana: the key battles that won it for Brendan Rodgers' men
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:45:19 +0200
Leigh Griffiths versus Yuri Logvinenko
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Celtic 5 Astana 0: how each Celtic player rated
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:38:20 +0200
CRAIG GORDON: First significant involvement was to head away an Astana counter attack before he was called into making a sharp save minutes later. Didn’t have many more stops to make but performed diligently for his clean sheet. 6
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Stuart Armstrong set to sign new Celtic deal
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:49:30 +0200
Stuart Armstrong is expected to sign a new deal with Celtic before Friday.
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Dame Laura Davies to compete in European Senior Tour event
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:23:51 +0200
Dame Laura Davies will make history as the first woman to compete in a European Senior Tour event in next year’s Shipco Masters in Denmark.
© Herald Scotland
I am fully fit and have never felt better in my career, says Rangers midfielder Jordan Rossiter
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:07:26 +0200
JORDAN ROSSITER admits he has never felt better as he looks to finally showcase his talents in the Ibrox midfield this season.
© Herald Scotland
Catriona Matthew to play in Solheim Cup after Suzann Pettersen withdraws due to injury
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:41:34 +0200
Catriona Matthew will make her ninth playing appearance in the Solheim Cup this week after Suzann Pettersen withdrew from Team Europe with a niggling back injury.
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Inspectors find Glasgow mental health ward in 'neglected' state
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:25:07 +0200
An acute ward at a Glasgow mental health hospital presented a "much neglected and dismal environment" for patients to be cared in, according to a report.
© Herald Scotland
Former Aberdeen manager Jimmy Calderwood reveals he is suffering from Alzheimer's Disease
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:56:22 +0200
Former Aberdeen manager Jimmy Calderwood has revealed he is suffering from younger onset Alzheimer's Disease.
© Herald Scotland
TOTAL World Badminton Championships ambassador Kirsty Gilmour is ready to welcome the world’s best to Glasgow
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:48:21 +0200
As Kirsty Gilmour watched televised coverage of last week’s action from the Olympic Stadium her enjoyment was heightened by the knowledge that her turn to savour a similar experience was arriving soon.
© Herald Scotland
Derek McInnes: We stopped training one day because the pitch had been double-booked by bankers
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:04:18 +0200
AS Stewart Milne, the Aberdeen chairman, insisted the club could lose Derek McInnes if plans for a new £50m stadium and training complex are not green lit when they come before the local authority in October, the manager himself described the paucity...
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Money, glamour, prestige and memories: Celtic have a lot at stake when it comes to the Champions League
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:01:31 +0200
FOR me, it was Kenny Dalglish’s delightful chip over the Bruges goalkeeper at Wembley in 1978.
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Celtic to make AT LEAST £40m if they reach Champions League group stage
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:02:19 +0200
THE Champions League is awash with silly money which is what makes it so serious.
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Leigh Griffiths: I'll close my eyes and think of England before each free kick against Astana
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 02:01:18 +0200
LEIGH Griffiths will close his eyes and think of England before every free-kick he steps up to take against Astana tonight. The Celtic striker, who has declared himself fit to lead the line despite recent calf problems in the Parkhead side’s crucial...
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Rangers midfielder Jordan Rossiter can establish himself for England once again, says former Liverpool youth boss Michael Beale
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
JORDAN ROSSITER has been tipped to establish himself at Rangers and earn a recall to the England international setup after overcoming his Ibrox injury hell.
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Jordan Rossiter was compared to Steven Gerrard at Liverpool but he can make it at Ibrox
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
HE  was mentioned in the same breath as Liverpool legends. It is at Rangers where Jordan Rossiter has to make a name for himself.
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Analysis: Reforming our drug treatment strategy is the only way to reduce fatalities
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
Analysis by David Liddell
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Scottish school teacher vacancies approach 700 as new term starts
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:05:00 +0200
CRITICS have attacked Scotland’s school staffing crisis after the number of unfilled teacher vacancies approached 700.
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