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A VICIOUS CIRCLE OF PAIN AND ITCH

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FOCUSING ON DEMENTIA PREVENTION

Alina Solomon

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FINNS SEE EDUCATION AS PART OF A CHILD’S UPBRINGING

LONG HISTORY OF STUDENT PROTESTS

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RESEARCHERS’ HEAVEN

THE TONGUE TELLS IT ALL

EXPERTISE IN 100 SECONDS

Angela Buchholz

Toshiya Nakaguchi

Anniina Kämäräinen

The Finnish school system – a success story.........................................12 Fatty liver gives no warning signs...........................................................16 Mobile games for pelvic floor muscles...................................................18 Researchers set eyes on bio-based chemicals and biochar...............19 Students man the barricades....................................................................20 You sound like you – or do you?...............................................................23 Strawberry diseases can be tested from plants and soil.....................24 Does your mindset put your brain at risk?............................................26 Preventing educational exclusion............................................................28 Dispelix makes smart glasses available to all......................................31

Hitch-hiking on social media....................................................................32 “CERN is heaven for researchers”...........................................................34 Biobank business still finding its form...................................................35 Linguists understand society....................................................................36 Action-oriented research in environmental conflicts..........................37 Heavy labour market pull..........................................................................40 Italian volleyball inspiration in Joensuu................................................42 Promoting integration................................................................................43 Researchers summarise their expertise in 100 seconds.....................44

UEF BULLETIN 2018

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UEF Bulletin 2018  
UEF Bulletin 2018