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Fitness beats weight loss for obesity-related health conditions

New research finds that increasing physical activity and improving fitness appear to be superior to weight loss for getting healthy and reducing mortality risk. Employing a weight-neutral approach to…

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Fitness beats weight loss for obesity-related health conditions

New research finds that increasing physical activity and improving fitness appear to be superior to weight loss for getting healthy and reducing mortality risk. Employing a weight-neutral approach to…

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Shipping biologicals - the journey of human tissue samples

Medical research relies on routine and specialist biological samples which must be handled with great care. Here, Fiona MacKenzie takes us behind the scenes with a clinical services team to reveal ju…

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Top 5 Questions to ask your Employer about Safe Workspaces

Offices and laboratories are often close knit workspaces and as we have learnt that COVID-19 primarily infects via airborne transmission. Research estimates between 60% to 90%. From these statistics,…

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COVID-19: Testing times for laboratories

Following what may have felt like a slow uptake of voluntary third-party laboratory testing support during the fight against the COVID-29 pandemic, Lorraine Turner explains how UKAS has fast tracked …