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BBC Radio 5 live

    Blog posts by year and month May 2014

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    1. The Radio Academy Awards (formerly the Sonys) are probably the biggest night of the year for the radio industry and last night was a big success for 5 live. We picked up 3 gold, 1 silver and 3 bronze awards. All the winners are listed below, but I wanted to particularly mention the 3 gold award ...

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    2. On Wednesday 14 May at 10am Victoria Derbyshire will discuss how many UK hospitals have failed to adopt new care standards to help prevent stillbirths, even though it has been proved that these measures save babies' lives.

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    3. Human beings have long evolved to accommodate the fact the world turns according to periods of light and darkness, day and night. Our bodies can anticipate, not just react to, that circadian rhythm (circadia means 'about a day'). The body can prepare the immune system to adapt to what is coming....

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    4. Over the course of three days in Ireland the 97th Giro d’Italia rolled past many things dyed or painted pink; sheep, horses, pylons, water skiers, windmills and the hairdo of the mayor of Belfast to name a few.

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    5. For a week I have been trying to keep the 'added sugar' in my daily diet to 25 grams. Why do this? The World Health Organisation's (WHO) current recommendation is that sugars should make up less than 10% of total energy intake every day. But back in March, the WHO suggested that a reduction to 5...

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