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Ten year trends reveal more children admitted to intensive care but with lower staffing ratios

- More children than ever are being admitted to intensive care units in England and Wales but there are fewer staff per bed available to cope with the increase.

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Artist draws on First World War archive for inspiration

- A unique archive of letters, interviews and diaries relating to the First World War is providing the inspiration for a new artist in residence at the University of Leeds.

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Parkinson Tower turns gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

- The Parkinson Tower at the University of Leeds turned gold on Thursday 25 September to celebrate Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

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Countries must work together to stop organ traffickers, says researcher

- The author of new research into organ trafficking has called for a concerted international effort to confront the problem.

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Flying fish – from Africa to the Amazon

- Scientists have uncovered the natural fertiliser contained within Saharan dust that plays an important role in the health of the Amazon rainforest when it is blown across the Atlantic: fish bone.

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Good University Guide puts Leeds among top UK universities

- The University of Leeds has been named as runner-up for this year's University of the Year award and has risen to 17th place in The Sunday Times and The Times Good University Guide.

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