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Recent blog post

Helping children born prematurely when they reach school

24 July 2017
Researchers funded by Action Medical Research are designing a tool to help children who were born prematurely with maths skills –...

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Action Medical Research chosen charity for new family festival in Cambridgeshire

19 July 2017
Action Medical Research is delighted to announce it is the chosen charity for the inaugural ‘Hunts Fun Fest’ on Sunday, 27...

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Sean Marsden
@SJNelson1980 @actionmedres Class Nelsoid.... Great effort for a great cause buddy. 💪🏻🚴🏻💨
Sean Marsden - 22 July 2017 20:54pm
Nick Wakley
@SJNelson1980 @actionmedres Congrats big fella! 💪👍
Nick Wakley - 22 July 2017 20:34pm
Saul Nelson
@dai_pat @actionmedres Life saver that stuff!!! 😂
Saul Nelson - 22 July 2017 20:29pm
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