Tag Archives: Heart Disease

#R2BC Thursday’s #GoodNews

Former Al-Qaeda hostage talks about Being Released after 6 Years Female Vice-Presidents Appointed in Iran Menstrual Banishment Criminalised in Nepal Pioneering Type 1 Diabetes Treatment Safe Study Shows Hundreds More surviving Hear Failure in England & Wales UK Home Repossessions fall to New Low Winged Mammals flew 160 Million Years Ago France trailing Solar Road […]
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#R2BC Thursday’s #GoodNews

Malta Votes to Legalise Same-Sex Marriage New Heart Scanning Technique could Predict Heart Problems Chickenpox Vaccine to be offered on UK Highstreet Google announces London Data Centre Afghan Roboticists Granted US Visas Waste Dumping in Ganges Banned Gif Image written into Bacterial DNA Most Detailed images yet of Jupiter’s Red Spot Tourists Rescued from Italian […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews

South Sudan no longer in Famine ESA plans Space Mission to Detect Gravitational Waves UK Government plans Bill Banning Letting Fees Cholesterol-Lowering Injection could Help Prevent Heart Disease UK Petrol Stations to Go Electric Plan for a quieter Concorde 3D Printing Aircraft Parts Students battling against Forced Segregation in Bosnia Teenager Saves Father with CPR […]
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#R2BC Tuesday’s #GoodNews

Heart Disease deaths down by 70%, just going to leave that there. If that was the only bit of good news today, it might be enough for the day, but it’s not; that’s even better. 🙂 Heart Disease Deaths fall by 70% in a Generation NASA reconnects with STEREO Satellite after 2-Years Missing Doctor performs C-Section in […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s #GoodNews

Now, stories of heroic rescues don’t often make it to my favourite story of the day. I do love hearing about heroic rescues, but stories with a wider impact on the world tend to shift them down the list. However, hearing how a mother used the her Smartphone to save her baby is simply brilliant. […]
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#R2BC Friday’s #GoodNews

While the news about Facebook putting in tools to help prevent suicides makes me smile the most interesting post has to be about Operation War Diary. The project saw a huge collaboration between volunteers and historians to help give fresh insight into life in the front-line of World War One and painting a very different […]
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#R2BC 3 Days of #GoodNews

A busy week in the real world has kept Silicon Nomad offline but the good news keeps on flowing. For anyone still worrying about Great Britain having a bad Summer of Sport the last 3 days has kept up the pressure as the gold medals keep mounting at the Youth Olympics, IPC European Championships and […]
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#R2BC Friday’s Good News Digest – A Better Tomorrow?

If you’ve read my other blogs you may well have guessed that I am at heart a big old geek. But with the release of the new trailer for RoboCop and the announcement of brand new super strong polymer artificial muscles, it’s hard for me not to go all fuzzy and cyberpunk. 🙂 Listening to […]
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#R2BC Wednesday’s Good News Digest – Punching Above Your Weight

Seeing the business editor of the BBC almost falling over with laughter and the sheer joy of living a life’s ambition has genuinely lifted my morning. But with research in regrowing nerves, a cluster of potentially life supporting planets being discovered and the news that deaths from heart conditions, in Europe, have dropped by HALF […]
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