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Survived a whole week!

As I come to the end of the my first full week as a PhD student (yes, I know technically I only worked Monday-Friday, but my mind has been wurring all weekend so it counts, okay?!) I’ve realised that this is going to be a super long process with many ups and downs. 433 more words


[PhD] Life is a Rollercoaster!

I was going to wait until the end of my first working week of PhD life before posting again, but it feels like so much has happened in such a short space of time…though at the same time, feeling like I have achieved pretty much nothing. 772 more words


Day 1 complete!

I did it! I went in, introduced myself and made it through the day. So, it turns out all my pre-PhD nerves about the first day were just that..nerves. 431 more words


The calm(?) before the storm

So, this is the beginning I guess. I’m due to start my PhD at Imperial College London in Biomedical Engineering in just over a week. I thought I’d write a blog throughout partly for self reflection, so that I remember the good times but also look back at how I got through the inevitable not so good times. 216 more words


Read Original: Tenfold increase in childhood and adolescent obesity in four decades: new study by Imperial College London and WHO - WHO

Read the original press release from WHO about tenfold increase in childhood and adolescent obesity. The article rightly blames food marketing policies over the last four decades. 229 more words


Advent, PR-style

The gathering time of year has come round again for signatories to the ‘Concordat on Openness on Animal Research’. In the setting of the Wellcome Collection in London (the medical museum and library… 1,871 more words