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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Hormonal intrauterine device and cancer risk

A large new study by Finnish researchers evaluated whether a hormonal intrauterine device affected the risk of cancer in women, with an emphasis on its protective effect on endometrial cancer .

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6 hrs ago | Dairy Reporter

Finnish milk consumption traced back 4,500 years

British and Finnish scientists have uncovered evidence of milk consumption in Finland as far back as 2500 BC, by analyzing fragments of prehistoric pottery.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Agriculture, Science, Archaeology, Anthropology

7 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Alstom - Timo Ala-Heikkila appointed Unit Managing Director for Power Compensation Products business

ENP Newswire - 01 August 2014 Release date- 30072014 - B.Sc Timo Ala-Heikkila, 46, has been appointed Unit Managing Director for Power Compensation Products business at ALSTOM Grid Oy, effective August 1st, 2014.

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12 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

First trading day for SSAB shares on Nasdaq OMX Helsinki

Today, trading in SSAB shares will, for the first time, commence on Nasdaq OMX Helsinki under the ticker names SSABAH and SSABBH .

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16 hrs ago | York Press

Enkelit, Unitarian Chapel, St Saviourgate, August 3

The singers are British but use the Finnish word for "angels" as their name to reflect the content of their concerts, as York member Caroline Lewis explains.

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20 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

Steady Start In Finland For Paddon And Kennard

New Zealand rally duo Hayden Paddon and John Kennard hold a steady tenth place overall following the opening four stages of Neste Oil Rally Finland, their third FIA World Rally Championship event of 2014 with Hyundai Motorsport.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Milestone S.r.l, WRC, Video Games, Deep Silver, Weather, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters,

23 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

Noel Gallagher's Daughter Appeals To Dog Breeder To Promote Pet Adoption

Rocker Noel Gallagher 's teenage daughter has appealed to the owner of a dog kennel named after Oasis ' hit album Morning Glory ? to cease breeding the animals.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Oasis, World News, Activism

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Xinhuanet

Finnish mobile phone maker Jolla announces sales in Hong Kong

Finnish mobile phone manufacturer Jolla announced on Thursday that its smart phones will be on sale in Hong Kong starting from August 12. Jolla cooperates with mobile operator 3, Hong Kong's leading communications service provider, to sell its Sailfish OS smart phones.

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Samoa News

APNewsBreak: Mideast nuke talks...

Attempts to find Arab-Israeli common ground on banning weapons of mass destruction from the Mideast have failed, and high-profile talks on the issue have been called off, diplomats said Saturday.

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WPLR

This Day in Music History: July 31st

Their set clocked in at four hours and six minutes. 2004: Simon and Garfunkel closed out the European leg of their second reunion tour by performing a free concert at Rome's Coliseum in front of 600,000 fans.

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Related Topix: Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Rock-N-Roll, World News, Art Garfunkel, Folk, Simon & Garfunkel, Pop/Rock, Roger Waters, The Beatles

MarketWatch

Nokia to buy part of Panasonic's wireless-networks unit

Nokia said in a statement that Japan is a key market for the Finnish company and "this agreement is a major milestone in forging closer ties in Japan."

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

CiteULike

Physical activity and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis function in adolescents.

Little is known about the associations between physical activity and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis activity in adolescents.

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EurekAlert!

Scientists reproduce evolutionary changes by manipulating embryonic development of mice

A group of researchers from the University of Helsinki and the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona have been able experimentally to reproduce in mice morphological changes which have taken millions of years to occur.

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Anna.aero

Finnair expands presence in Russia with Nizhny Novgorod service

On 25 July, Nizhny Novgorod celebrated the arrival of Finnair's thrice-weekly flights from Helsinki with a special ceremony that included a ribbon cutting next to the aircraft.

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Medical News

Depressive bipolar patients have highest post-discharge suicide risk

Patients hospitalised with bipolar disorder are at the greatest risk of suicide immediately after discharge, and the rate at which the risk declines depends on the illness phase, Finnish researchers report.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Bipolar Disorder, Health, Europe, World News, Depression

Science Daily

Prehistoric dairy farming at the extremes

Finland's love of milk has been traced back to 2500 BC, thanks to high-tech techniques to analyze residues preserved in fragments of ancient pots.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Europe, World News, Archaeology, Anthropology

GlobeNewswire

Number of Cargotec shares increases through subscription with stock options 2010 on 30 July 2014

CARGOTEC CORPORATION, STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE, 30 JULY 2014 AT 10.15 AM Number of Cargotec shares increases through subscription with stock options 2010 on 30 July 2014 A total number of 25 303 new Cargotec class B shares have been subscribed for with stock options 2010A.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Xinhuanet

Lymphangiogenic growth factors may be used to cure glaucoma:Finnish study

Lymphangiogenic growth factors may be used in the future for glaucoma treatment, suggested researchers from University of Helsinki and Wihuri Research Institute of Finland in a latest study published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation.

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Related Topix: Glaucoma, Medicine, Health, Europe, World News,

The St. Petersburg Times

Flow Festival, one of the most significant summer festivals of music...

This year's Flow Festival will feature 120 different acts spread out across eight stages during the three-day festival.

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The St. Petersburg Times

The Carpathian Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean have excited Ivan...

The Carpathian Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean have excited Ivan Blanarik's admiration for nature.

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