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59 min ago | Tivyside Advertiser

Powerhouse exhibition

Welsh artists Ruth Goodger, Tirion Haf Rees, Martin Robert Reed and Michele Laugharne Perrott will exhibit their artwork in a group show at the Powerhouse in Llandysul until August 30. These Final year BA Fine Art students at Trinity St Davids, Coleg Sir Gar, have put together a selection of their contemporary paintings and photographs in a show ... (more)

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5 hrs ago | Tivyside Advertiser

Venice comes to St Dogmaels

The Abbey Shakespeare Players return to St Dogmaels for their 28th annual production with The Merchant of Venice from August 6 to 9. This is one of Shakespeare's best-known plays, combining romantic comedy, court-room thriller and clash of cultures.

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9 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

Dolgellau: OAP suffered 'pain and indignity' as she waited 90 minutes for ambulance

A woman in her 70s was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a vehicle drove through a wall and into the lounge bar where customers were listening to music Dragons left frustrated in bid to sign the Bulgarian under-21 international goalkeeper due to Welsh FA regulations on loan deals Retired secretary Janet Evans died in April after falling ... (more)

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13 hrs ago | Tivyside Advertiser

FUW presents cheque in aid of Somerset farmers

FUW Ceredigion county executive officer Caryl Wyn-Jones, Ceredigion AM Elin Jones, FUW farm tourism and diversification committee delegate Ionwen Lewis, FUW Ceredigion county chairman Aled Rees, economy, science and transport minister Edwina Hart and agri The Farmers' Union of Wales Ceredigion branch presented the union's ApAal FUW Somerset cheque ... (more)

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15 hrs ago | Tivyside Advertiser

The Garden art exhibition

An exciting art exhibition will take place in the outbuildings and gardens of a Nevern smallholding by contemporary artists from West Wales this month.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Improbable Research

The case for medical fist bumping, then and now

Last year, 2013, medical researchers at West Virginia University published the study " Reducing pathogen transmission in a hospital setting.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Health.com

Attention Germaphobes: A Less Icky Alternative to the Handshake

You may think a fist bump is strictly for bromances, but it just may be the new greeting of choice for germaphobes everywhere.

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Globe and Mail

Promoting fist bumps could deal a blow to infectious disease, study says

Barack Obama bumps fists with his wife, Michelle, before a speech in St. Paul, Minn., on June 3, 2008.

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The Garden City Telegram

Study: Fist bumps safer than handshakes

Researchers with Aberystwyth University in the United Kingdom won a share of Monday's news cycle with a hip way to start your next doctor's visit.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Daily Kos

Discuss

Ditching handshakes in favour of more informal fist bumps could help cut down on the spread of bacteria and illnesses, according to a study released on Monday.

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NewsBusters.org

In Anti-Germ News, Media Gush That Obama 'Popularized' the...

Fun medical news emerged on Monday that fist bumps are much healthier than germ-spreading handshakes.

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HON

'Fist Bump' May Beat Handshake for Cleanliness

In their experiments, the scientists found that clasping hands transferred about 10 times more germs from one person to the other than what is known as a fist bump.

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The Independent

Will fist bumps replace the handshake?

Fist bumps are officially the most hygienic way of saying hello, but where did this greeting originate? Simon Usborne knuckles down Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Medical Daily

Handshakes Transmit Bacteria, Fist Bumps Are Better; But Washing Hands Is Always Best

Handshakes may be the most traditional way to say hello, but they are also one of the easiest ways to pass bacteria.

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South Wales Argus

MP Paul Murphy

A WISE former councillor once gave me an interesting piece of advice when visiting a local fete: never get given the job of judging a competition in your constituency.

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The First Post

Why fist-bumps are healthier than handshakes

Researchers at Aberystwyth University analysed which hand greetings passed on the most germs.

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Tivyside Advertiser

Olwen Davies examines the car park surface

Adding insult to injury - that's the opinion of fed-up residents in Gloster Row, Cardigan, after resurfacing of a nearby car park left a mess.

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Tivyside Advertiser

New Quay inshore lifeboat assisted a rib with two people on board off Aberaeron on Friday morning.

The lifeboat, which celebrates its 150th anniversary this year, was crewed by Ben Billingham, station mechanic, at the helm with relatively new crew in Daniel Thomas and Daniel McDonald.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

USA Today

Study: Fist bumps are less germy than handshakes

Study: Fist bumps are less germy than handshakes Fist bumps and high fives transmit less bacteria than handshakes, a study says.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

IcNetwork

How Huit made Cardigan home of denim again

There was a time when denim was all there was in a small corner of Ceredigion, before the Dewhirst factory closed in 2002.

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