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Pregnancy Achievement Unlocked! And fear of unemployment...and diabetes...and life!

Well, dear friends, we’ve done it. I’m officially just over ten weeks pregnant. “But wait,” you stutter, “why didn’t you tell us right away?” Well, it wasn’t deliberate that you had to wait this long to find out. 935 more words


Alzheimer Scotland Centre for Healthcare Policy and Practice Welcomes New Staff Member

A warm welcome is extended to Dr Louise Ritchie, who some of you may know from the work she was doing on alcohol use by older people and for the employment and dementia project which she is currently completing. 102 more words

India – Free of Mother  & Newborn Tetanus!

At the Inaugurating Call to Action Summit, India’s Prime Minister Narenda Modi announced that the country has officially eliminated maternal and neonatal tetanus.

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CNO for Scotland visits Dumfries

On Wednesday 26th of August, Professor Fiona McQueen, Chief Nursing Officer for Scotland spent a full day with our staff and students on our Dumfries on Wednesday learning more about the UWS Fitness Intervention Taskforce and the integration of physical activity in our nursing programmes at UWS. 22 more words

Showcasing UWS Health School's Work Across Europe

Our school will be represented at two international conferences during the next fortnight The 25th. Annual Conference of Alzheimer Europe takes place in Ljubljana, Slovenia from 2-4 September 2015. 158 more words

Dumfries Staff and Students are a Knockout!

Who Remember “Its a Knock-out”? 

Alzheimer’s Scotland are holding a fundraising event at Park Farm in Dumfries on Saturday 29th. August. And guess what our Dumfries campus staff and students, our NHS partners and our fabulous families and friends in a moment of youthful exuberance (that’s what they told me to say); have entered a team called “ 121 more words