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Courage the Lion joins Inspirational Athletes at Reason To Disability Triathlon!

On Sunday the 17th September, Courage the lion was invited along to join some truly inspirational athletes at the annual Reason-to Disability Triathlon. Based at the David Lloyd Club in Gosforth, the Reason-to Disability Triathlon is a relaxed fun event for children with disabilities and...

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Release your Inner Superhero and raise funds for TCF this September!

Superhero September is coming! This September The Children’s Foundation are running a superhero month of fundraising to raise funds to help us support distressed, disadvantaged and disabled children across the region. You can become a North East Superhero by getting your school, nursery or...

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Walbottle Campus, Walbottle

Meet the Walbottle Campus Garden Team 2016/17 Student Team Joanna, Mohammad, Sean, Amy, Paige, Ryan are the first cohort of students who will be working towards their City & Guilds Level 1 Award in Practical Horticulture. The students are really positive and excited about this...

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Epigenetic Programming of Childhood Obesity Publications

Grants subsequently awarded that relate directly to the initial work Nutrition and early life programming: exploring epigenetic mechanisms. CL Relton. Apr 2008-Mar 2011 BBSRC (New Investigator Award) Developing Sequenom MassArray methods for DNA methylation analysis: A study of FTO and...

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DNA Bank – Gateshead Millenium Studies Publications

Publications Cohort Profile: The Gateshead Millennium Study. Parkinson KN, Pearce MS, Dale A, Reilly JJ, Drewett RF, Wright CM, Relton CL, McArdle P, Le Couteur AS, Adamson AJ. Int J Epidemiol Apr;40(2):308-317, 2011. PMID: 20332146 Bioinformatic selection of putative epigenetically...

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Baby Express Publications

Publications Helping fathers understand their new infant: a pilot study of a parenting newsletter. Waterston T, Welsh B. Community Practice. 2006 Sep;79(9):293-5. What are the benefits of a parenting newsletter? Waterston T, Welsh B. Community Practice. 2007 Aug;80(8):32-5. Wellbeing of...

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Southlands School, North Tyneside – Long Willow Garden

Meet the Long Willow Garden Team 2016/17 Student Team                  Callum                                       Robert                                                                   Jamie               ...

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Mental Health Research

2015 Preventative Mental Health Outcomes in Horticulture Dr Toby Quibell, Chief Executive, North East Wellbeing Guest Academic, Institute for Health and Society, Newcastle University £6,300 Awarded B High School Mindfulness Training – Programme Dr Grant McGeechan, Research...

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Research into Autism

2013 Anxiety associated with uncertainty in children with autism. Dr Jacqui Rodgers, Newcastle University £18,138...

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Are improvements in speech intelligibility by children with cerebral palsy associated with changes in the loudness and clarity of their voice? Publications

Publications Changes in voice quality after speech-language therapy intervention in older children with cerebral palsy. Miller N, Pennington L, Robson S, Roelant E, Steen N, Lombardo E (2013) Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica 213;65: 200-207 (DOI: 10.1159/000355864) Presentations Paediatric...

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