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Latest update : 2010-06-03

Halting erosion of the mind

The International Herald Tribune carries a report from earlier this week in the New York Times about research that could help prevent Alzheimer’s Disease. An isolated community in rural Colombia could hold the key. We also look at the flagging fortunes of French paper Le Monde and coverage in England of yesterday’s mass murder in Cumbria. THURSDAY, 3rd JUNE 2010

Articles in today’s international press review:
 
Ynet News: “Rachel Corrie may arrive by Saturday”
 
International Herald Tribune:  “Unprofitable Le Monde set to pay high price for survival”
 
International Herald Tribune: “Halting erosion of the mind” – a report on an community in rural Colombia that may hold the key to preventing Alzheimer’s.
 
The Guardian: “Quiet granddad who usually wouldn’t say boo to a goose” – Cumbria shooting
 
The Independent: “A simmering anger fuelled by low self-esteem” – a psychiatrist’s view on the shooting
 
The Sun: “Gordon the groper” – Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay and his on-air antics

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