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27.04.2016 | Finnish research a hub for locating infectious diseases

A project coordinated by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd is developing ways of reducing the risk of pandemics and managing other high-threat pathogen incidents in transport hubs.
Source: Good News from Finland

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26.04.2016 | Finland Invests in National Genomic and Cancer Center

Highlights the National Commitment to Build a unique ecosystem for World-Leading Medicine

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25.04.2016 | Finnish study highlights health impact of sufficient sleep

A research by the University of Helsinki finds that sleep loss is detrimental to blood vessels. The researchers behind the study emphasise good, sufficient sleep in preventing common diseases.
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12.02.2016 | Finnish research: genetic mutations prevent diabetes complications

A Finnish study has identified two genetic mutations that appear to lower the risk of contracting a diabetic retinal or kidney disease.
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26.01.2016 | Canada to adopt Finland’s baby box model

The Finnish maternity package model has been adopted by more than 30 countries and Canada is the next one on the list.
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23.10.2015 | Unique test lab for health development opened in Finland

Oulu University Hospital (OYS) has opened a new test laboratory in Oulu, Northern Finland. The Testlab is one-of-a-kind on a global scale: the innovations and products can be tested through the entire service chain from a private home all the way to health centres and hospitals.

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22.10.2015 | Unique test lab for health development opened in Finland

Oulu University Hospital (OYS) has opened a new test laboratory in Oulu, Northern Finland. The Testlab is one-of-a-kind on a global scale: the innovations and products can be tested through the entire service chain from a private home all the way to health centres and hospitals.
Source: Good News from Finland

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05.10.2015 | Finnish support for elderly independence on a roll

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a smart rollator prototype that harnesses VTT’s Internet of Things expertise.
Source: Good News from Finland

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15.06.2015 | Aalto University to open Healthcare Management Business School in Beijing

Finnish Aalto University has signed a strategic agreement together with HNA Unicare Health Group and Pan Asia International Education Center in Beijing to establish the first Healthcare Management Business School.
Source: Good News from Finland

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01.06.2015 | Tobacco use in Finland up in smoke

Finland has one of the lowest numbers of tobacco users in the EU, according to a Eurobarometer on Europeans’ attitudes towards tobacco released by the EU Commission.
Source: Good News from Finland

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08.05.2015 | Finnish research senses food spoilage

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a sensor that detects ethanol inside food packages. The chemical is formed when food spoils.
Source: Good News from Finland

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23.04.2015 | New Zealand’s Maoris first to adopt the Finnish babybox model

For 75 years Finland’s expectant mothers have been given a maternity package by the state.
Source: Good News from Finland

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13.03.2015 | Finnish study shows memory disorders can be prevented

Results from a recent Finnish study that was published in the highly regard journal, The Lancet, suggest for the first time, that memory disorders can be prevented by controlling the associated risk factors.
Source: Good News from Finland

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