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  1. Energean signs lease agreement for Aitoloakarnania block, onshore western GreeceRead the original story

    Yesterday | World Oil

    Energean Oil & Gas has announced that it has signed a lease agreement with the Greek government for the exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons at the Aitoloakarnania block, onshore western Greece. Aitoloakarnania is an underexplored block covering 4,360 kmA2 and is part of the same system commonly referred to as the Ionian basin.

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  2. Therapeutic riding of value to those with physical challenges, review concludesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | Horsetalk

    Therapeutic horse riding is a viable option to help people with balance, gait, and psychomotor disorders, a scientific review and analysis concludes. Researchers from the School of Medicine at the University of Ioannina in Greece reviewed studies in the field which they had sourced through online databases, setting several criteria for inclusion, including that appropriate controls were used.

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  3. Statin Pretreatment and Microembolic Signals in Large Artery Atherosclerosis [Original Research]Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 27 | Circulation

    From the Second Department of Neurology, Attikon University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece ; Acute Stroke Unit, Metropolitan Hospital, Pireus, Greece ; Department of Neurology, St. Josef-Hospital, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany ; Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore ; Division of Neurology, National University Hospital, Singapore ; Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Ioannina, School of Medicine, University of Ioannina, Greece ; Second Department of Cardiology, Attikon University Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece ; First Department of Neurology, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Eginition University Hospital, Greece ; and Department of Neurology, Alexandroupolis University Hospital, School of Medicine, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece .

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  4. Do Omega-3s Really Help Your Heart?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2012 | Revolution Health

    Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation does not appear to reduce the risk of cardiovascular or cerebrovascular events, a meta-analysis showed. In pooled results from 20 randomized trials including more than 68,000 patients, supplementation did not reduce the risks of all-cause mortality, cardiac death, sudden death, myocardial infarction , or stroke, according to Moses Elisaf, MD, PhD, of the University Hospital of Ioannina in Greece, and colleagues.

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  5. Energean farms out assets in Western Greece to RepsolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | World Oil

    Energean Oil & Gas has announced that it has agreed to farm out a 60% interest in its Ioannina and Aitoloakarnania Blocks, onshore Western Greece, to Repsol. Repsol will also become the Operator for both blocks.

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  6. Repsol Farms in to Energeana s Ioannina and Aitoloakarnania Blocks, Western GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Business Wire

    Repsol will also become the Operator for both blocks. The agreement is subject to the approval of the Greek Government and the signing of the Aitoloakarnania License Agreement between Energean and the Greek Government.

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  7. Ancient Naval Base for Epic Greek Battle FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Live Science

    Greek archaeologists have found the ancient military harbor of the island of Salamis - the very physical space from which the largest and most decisive naval battle ever fought in antiquity was launched. The ancient harbor was identified as being located in the small and well-protected Bay of Ambelaki, in the eastern part of the Greek island, during an archaeological search by a team of 20 experts from two Greek universities - the Ephorate of Underwater Antiquities and the Hellenic Institute of Marine Archaeology - according the Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports.

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  8. Review of 16 studies concludes horseback riding can benefit people with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Horsetalk

    Physical activities that use horseback riding can help to improve strength, balance, and other outcomes for children and adults with a range of neuromotor, developmental, and physical disabilities, a review of 16 studies has found. Activities and therapies that use horses as a therapeutic tool were clearly a viable intervention option for those with impairments in balance, motor function, gait, spasticity, and coordination, concluded Alexandra Stergiou and her colleauges from the Medical School of Ioannina in Greece.

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  9. Energean Signs Concession Contract for Two Offshore Blocks, MontenegroRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Business Wire

    The contract was signed by Mrs Dragica Sekulic, Montenegro's Minister of Economy, and Mathios Rigas, Chairman and CEO of Energean Group, at a ceremony held earlier today in Podgorica. Total investment over an exploration period of seven years will be US$ 19 million, including the funding of a new 3D seismic survey, geophysical and geological studies, and the drilling of one well.

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  10. A Horse as a Therapeutic Tool? Possible Positive Impact from Therapeutic Riding and HippotherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Rehab Management

    Greek researchers, in their review of studies involving interventions using a horse as a therapeutic tool, note from the results that there is a "significant positive impact" with such therapies among adults and children with disabilities. The review from Alexandra N. Stergiou and colleagues of Medical School of Ioannina, Greece, involved 16 studies evaluating two types of equine-assisted activities: therapeutic riding, defined as some type of adaptive or modified horseback riding with a therapeutic goal; or hippotherapy, which uses the movement of the horse for therapeutic purposes.

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  11. Horseback riding interventions can help improve outcomes for people with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Medical News

    Physical activities incorporating horseback riding can help to improve strength, balance, and other outcomes for children and adults with a range of neuromotor, developmental, and physical disabilities, according to a report in the American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation , the official journal of the Association of Academic Physiatrists. The journal is published by Wolters Kluwer.

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  12. Horseback Riding Interventions Have Therapeutic Benefits for People with DisabilitiesRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2017 | Newswise

    Newswise - March 2, 2017 - Physical activities incorporating horseback riding can help to improve strength, balance, and other outcomes for children and adults with a range of neuromotor, developmental, and physical disabilities, according to a report in the American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation , the official journal of the Association of Academic Physiatrists . The journal is published by Wolters Kluwer .

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  13. Energean: A Greek successRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Energean is a private exploration and production group focused on Greece, the Adriatic, the East Med and North Africa. It is the only oil and gas producer in Greece.

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  14. Germanane FET shows real promise for optoelectronicsRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | Nanotechweb.org

    Flash Nano brings you news in brief on the latest need-to-know developments from the global nanotechnology community selected by nanotechweb.org . Recent experimental device work may have promoted germanane from great in theory to truly promising in practice.

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  15. Konitsa, Greece: A town that stands with Syrian refugeesRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    A small town in Greece near the Albanian border hosts a refugee site, accommodating around 130 people, of which more than 50% are under 18. Terre des hommes works in collaboration with the local community to guarantee these children a smooth integration process. Konitsa with its 6'000 inhabitants wouldn't stand out from its neighbours if it wasn't for its commitment towards the mostly Syrian refugees.

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  16. BMI linked to risk for orthostatic intolerance post bariatric SxRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Lower body mass index and body fat is associated with increased risk of orthostatic intolerance and predisposition to noncardiac syncope following bariatric surgery, according to research published online Jan. 23 in Obesity Reviews . Georgios A. Christou, M.D., Ph.D., and Dimitrios N. Kiortsis, M.D., Ph.D., from the University of Ioannina in Greece, and colleagues examined the effects of body weight status on OI and predisposition to NCS.

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  17. The flame still flickers in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Jewish World Review

    After more than 2,000 years, the once-vibrant ancient Romaniote Jewish community - swallowed up by Sephardic immigrants and nearly wiped out by the Nazis - is limping along with just a handful of members, but they aren't packing yet. We wanted to catch them before it's too late For the longest time we'd wanted to visit the Jewish communities in Greece, and see if we could encounter the last remaining Romaniote Jews in their home setting before they entirely disappeared from the stage of history.

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  18. Kevrekidis to Assist Colleagues in Greece as Part of Diaspora Fellowship ProgramRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Panos Kevrekidis, distinguished professor in mathematics and statistics, was recently awarded a fellowship by the Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program to work with Dimitrios Frantzeskakis, professor of physics at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens on "Hamiltonian and open classical and quantum systems." As he explains, the goal is to explore a series of cutting-edge directions concerning Hamiltonian, that is, energy conserving, and open, or non-energy-conserving, classical and quantum systems.

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  19. World Bank Lends Albania $71M for Tourism InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Voice of America

    A general view of Berat, 140 kilometers from Albania's capital, Tirana. The historic Ottoman town and UNESCO World Heritage site will receive infrastructure upgrades thanks to a World Bank loan.

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  20. World Bank lends Albania $71 mln for tourism infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Reuters

    The World Bank said on Tuesday it had given Albania a $71 million loan to upgrade infrastructure in four southern towns to help attract foreign tourism but also urged local authorities to avoid unsustainable over-construction. Ellen Goldstein, the World Bank's director for the Western Balkans, said infrastructure in the UNESCO heritage towns of Gjirokaster and Berat, the port of Sarande facing Greece's Corfu island, and the southeastern town of Permet would be upgraded.

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