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Slight decrease in brain volume associated with antipsychotic drugs

A study just published has confirmed a link between antipsychotic medication and a slight, but measureable, decrease in brain volume in patients with schizophrenia .

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Related Topix: Schizophrenia, Medicine, Health, World News

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Overclockers Club

AMC Announces a New Mobile Game, The Walking Dead: No Man's Land, Coming Early 2015

AMC released a cinematic trailer today for a new The Walking Dead mobile game based on the popular AMC television series.

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Related Topix: The Walking Dead, Activision, Terminal Reality, Video Games, World News,

Marine News

Harnessing the Wind for Auxiliary Propulsion

Finnish marine engineering company Norsepower Oy Ltd. announced that it will bring to the commercial maritime market an auxiliary wind propulsion solution aimed at maximizing cargo ship fuel efficiency, with first sea tests on a Finnish cargo ship slated to begin later this year.

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Cool Hunting

Bay Meats Butcher Shop Beef Jerky: A gluten-free, hand-sliced and 100% Canadian snack

Globalization may have reduced the number of surprising discoveries one makes in foreign lands, but the art of travel can still lead to exciting finds.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News,

Financial Times

Kullervo, Savonlinna Opera Festival, Finland

Aulis Sallinen's dark, lush score resonates in the main hall of Olavinlinna Castle as though the space had been built with 20th-century opera in mind.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Arts, Opera, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Symphony

Newsroom Finland

Finland sings crayfish-party praises

All fun and games: Hats, bibs, songs and bright red miniature lobsters contribute to the festivities at a traditional crayfish party.

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Xinhuanet

Feature: Ambitious Finnish project looks to lead storage systems for clean energy

Finland has been a straggler in the race to exploit renewable energy sources such as solar and wind power.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Wind Power, Solar Energy

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Police investigate whether to bring criminal charges over nickel leak in Finland

A maximum sentence of six years in prison could be leveled at those responsible for the chemical leak earlier this month from a mine operated by Norilsk Nickel in southwest Finland.

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Science Daily

Refined biological evolution model proposed

Models for the evolution of life try to clarify the long term dynamics of an evolving system of species.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science, Europe, World News

Psychology Today

Can Marriage Affect Your Heart Attack Risk?

According to the research gathered in book The Case for Marriage by Waite and Gallagher, enjoying your adult life in the bosom of a healthy marriage improves positive feelings of well-being, decreases loneliness , reduces emotional distress, offers a more satisfying sexual life, keeps you physically healthier and enhances your financial condition.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Travel, Finland Travel, Europe Travel

GlobeNewswire

Invitation to Sanoma's Q2 2014 webcast on 25 July 2014

Sanoma will publish its Interim Report 1 January - 30 June 2014 on Friday, 25 July 2014 at around 8:30 Finnish time .

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Light Reading

Anritsu Boasts eMBMS Advantage

Anritsu, a global leader in wireless telecommunications test equipment, announces that it is the market's leading supplier of the first industry approved protocol conformance test cases for mobile devices capable of receiving evolved Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Services broadcasts.

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BBC News

Phone app to stop drivers texting

As texting at the wheel becomes an increasing concern, scientists in Finland say they've come up with a way of getting drivers to concentrate on the road.

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The Straits Times

5 things about Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe,...

In the tragic MH17 crash on Thursday, 193 Dutch victims were killed. The bodies, however, remain in the hands of the Ukrainian rebels.

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Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization),

AndhraNews

Alma Manu planning to reorganise its distribution operations in Pirkanmaa

Alma Manu, the printing and distribution company of Alma Media, is planning to reorganise its distribution and transport network.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

HarnessLink.com

Reven d'Amour wins Finland's Prix Saint Michel

I International 140,000 purse Prix Saint Michel , contested over 1609 meters at the fast Mikkeli Finland racetrack.

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PsychCentral

Antipsychotic Drugs Linked to Decrease in Brain Volume

A new study has confirmed a link between antipsychotic drugs and a slight, but measurable, decrease in brain volume in patients with schizophrenia .

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Related Topix: Schizophrenia, Medicine, Health, World News

Sat Jul 19, 2014

West Australian

Finland cashes in on cold by luring data storage firms

With freezing winters where the mercury can sink well below zero and cool summers, Finland will never be a destination of choice for the world's sun-seekers.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Weather,

Nerve News

Healthy lifestyle key to fight mental decline

Finnish researchers have suggested that a healthy lifestyle helps in fighting mental decline, with exercise and diet holding significant potential against Alzheimer's disease.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Alzheimer's, Health, Geriatric Medicine, Medicine

Examiner.com

Six surprising places to propose in the Baltic

You ask The One to marry you in a creative over-the-top locale. She says yes. Congratulations, read no further.

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Related Topix: Humphrey Bogart, Celebrities, Finland Travel, Europe Travel, World News,

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