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Population screening for dementia still not recommended for over 65s

The UK National Screening Committee (UK NSC) has today (Thursday 15 January) upheld its recommendation against screening everyone aged 65 and over... read more

Press Release • 15.01.2015 • By Alzheimer’s Society

British wetlands invaded by dangerous mussel

Britain s wetlands have been invaded by a mussel that in the US is threatening to bring the Hoover dam to a standstill and cut off water to Las... read more

Press Release • 08.10.2014 • By Wildfowl & Wetland Trust

Rarest swan suffers alarming crash in numbers, new figures reveal

The UK's smallest and rarest swan has suffered an alarming crash in numbers, according to new figures released today by the Wildfowl & Wetlands... read more

Press Release • 28.10.2014 • By Wildfowl & Wetland Trust

Special measures help divert thousands of birds from power lines

Hundreds of special diverters have saved migrating swans and geese from colliding with overhead power lines in Lancashire following the first... read more

Press Release • 18.11.2014 • By Wildfowl & Wetland Trust

Nature lovers: get ready for the best ever Festival of Birds!

Nature lovers are in for a treat as one of the highlights of the birdwatching calendar; the Festival of Birds at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre in... read more

Press Release • 15.01.2015 • By Wildfowl & Wetland Trust

Partners from industry and academia to join European research initiative for the prevention of Alzheimer’s

Members of The European Prevention of Alzheimer's dementia (EPAD) initiative today announced the start of a novel collaboration between academic... read more

Press Release • 15.01.2015 • By Alzheimer’s Society

PETA Offers Urgent Information For Safeguarding Companion Animals During Freezing Weather

Group Warns Against Leaving Animals Outside in Frigid Temperatures London – Because forecasters are predicting freezing temperatures as "Storm... read more

Press Release • 15.01.2015 • By PETA

Unleash the January feel-good factor!

Christmas is the ultimate feel-good season, right? Copious amounts of gift giving, delicious food, visiting friends and family, singing carols and... read more

Press Release • 15.01.2015 • By Fcancer Project


Nearly three quarters of UK population admits to at least one compulsive habit THE human mind comes under increased scrutiny today as initial... read more

Press Release • 14.01.2015 • By Mark Casey

Climate Change, Change Climate

Anyone walking down Northampton's Guildhall Road this January may have noticed the bright and bold spinning street sign bearing a message 'CLIMATE... read more

Press Release • 14.01.2015 • By NN Contemporary Art