Male Nurse Allegedly Abused Anaesthetised Brit Woman In Hospital Bed In Turkey

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Karolin P. poses in an undated photo. (Newsflash)

A British health tourist is claiming she was abused by a male nurse while under anaesthesia in Turkey. The woman identified only as Karolin P. had travelled from her home…

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Bacteria For New Antibiotics Found In River In Chile

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Photo shows Mapocho River, in Santiago, Chile, undated. Researchers were testing the ability of the cholera-causing bacteria to survive in water but ended up detecting two new pathogen inhibitors. (Newsflash)

Scientists have discovered two bacteria with great antibiotic potential in a river in Chile. The breakthrough comes as the search for new bacteria to develop antibiotics is one of humankind’s…

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COVID-19 Lockdown Almost Halved Soot Levels In Atmosphere

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Image shows the HALO research aircraft launched into an almost empty airspace during the COVID-19 lockdown in May 2020. The aircraft investigated the influence of limited mobility on air quality during the Bluesky research campaign in Germany.(DLR/Newsflash)

Lockdowns in the early summer of 2020 ensured the amount of soot in the atmosphere was almost halved, with benefits to the climate and health. The reductions in soot concentrations…

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British Beekeeping Research Fund Looking For Research Projects To Support

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A bee of the genus Ceratina on a plant of the genus Ipomoea (morning glory). (Joe Zientek/Newsflash)

Funding to support beekeeping, taken over by the UK government at the same level as it was previously provided by the EU, has been given a further shot in the…

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Higher Voice Pitch Makes Women’s Faces Appear Younger

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Picture shows University of Vienna where investigation was made about whether voice pitch can influence how female faces are evaluated. Undated photo. (Newsflash)

A higher-pitched voice does not make female faces appear more attractive, but it does make them seem 1.5 years younger. This is according to a study by the University of…

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Poor Women Get Heart Attacks Earlier Than Wealthy, Says Study

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The main building of the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Vienna where researchers have revealed that poor people suffer heart attack earlier than rich people. (OAW/Newsflash)

Poor women suffer heart attacks almost six years earlier than rich women, a new study has revealed. Scientists behind the research say women on low incomes lack the health choices…

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Rare Sun Bears That Were Rescued From Animal Traffickers Who Poached Them As Cubs Get Health Checkup

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Veterinarian's health checking the bears in Vet Hospital at Perth Zoo, Australia. (Perth Zoo/Newsflash)

This heartwarming footage shows how two rare bears that were poached as cubs by animal traffickers were given a thorough health checkup. The images show one of the bears being…

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Scientists Develop Honey-Based Bee DNA Test To Monitor Hive Health

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Illustrative image: Honeybee harvesting pollen and carrying it to its pollen basket. (Yannis Varouhakis (instagram.com/varouhakis)/Newsflash)

Scientists have developed an innovative method to examine DNA traces in honey which could help with the early identification of health problems in a hive as a deadly new disease…

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