Podgy Middle-Agers Have Higher Risk of Dementia Says Study

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University of Leipzig biologist and sub-project leader in the Collaborative Research Center 1052 "Mechanisms of Obesity" Dr Veronica Witte who investigates obesity causes, prevention and therapy in Germany. (Kerstin Flake/Newsflash)

Overweight middle-aged people have a higher risk of suffering from dementia at an advanced age, a German study shows. PD Dr Veronica Witte, 41, is a biologist at Leipzig University.…

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Huge Bladder Stone That Looks Like A Potato Has Been Removed By Doctors

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The large potato-shaped stone that was surgically removed from a patient's bladder in Ordu, Turkey. (Newsflash)

A huge bladder stone that looks like a giant potato has been removed from a Turkish man by stunned doctors. The operation took place in the Urology Department of Fatsa…

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Huge 36 Stone Turtle Dies Upon Release After Vet Treatment

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Moment of performing an ultrasound on the turtle weighing 230 kilos, at the Oceanografic facilities. (Oceanografic Valencia/Newsflash)

The huge, 36-stone leatherback turtle that was rescued in a Spanish port over the weekend has died shortly after being released to sea. The marine animal turned up at the…

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Acting Legend Alain Delon, 86, Wants To Be Euthanised When The Time Comes And For His Son To Be By His Side Until The End

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Actor Alain Delon (86) who suffered a double stroke in 2019, wants to resort to euthanasia when he is going to die. (Newsflash)

Famous French acting legend Alain Delon, 86, has said that he wants to be euthanised when the time comes and for his son Anthony to be by his side until…

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Huge 36 Stone Turtle Rescued In Spanish Port After Suffering Injuries In Net

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Moment of performing an ultrasound on the turtle weighing 230 kilos, at the Oceanografic facilities. (Oceanografic Valencia/Newsflash)

This is the moment caring vets treat a huge, 36-stone leatherback turtle - which is listed as critically-endangered - after it became entangled in a fishing net at a Spanish…

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Girl, 2, Dies After Eating Poisoned Cookie Thrown To Noisy Family Dog

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Heidy Valeria, 2-years-old, pictured, died after a person threw a poisoned cookie in her yard with the intention of poisoning her dog who barked a lot, and the girl ate it while playing with a friend, 6, who is in the hospital, in Tototlan, Mexico, on 1st February. (Newsflash)

A two-year-old girl has died after eating a poison-laced cookie that was allegedly thrown to the family's noisy dog. Heidy Valeria died after suffering two respiratory arrests in the municipality…

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Four US Diplomats In Switzerland And Paris Said To Be Suffering From Mysterious Havana Syndrome

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US Embassy in Havana, Cuba. (Newsflash)

Three US diplomats in Switzerland and one in Paris are said to be suffering from the mysterious 'Havana Syndrome', which is said to have affected more than 200 State Department…

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Cops Find 100 Parrots Suffering In Car Boot In Hot Temperatures

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100 parrots were rescued that were hidden in the trunk of a car, in Villa Angela, Argentina, on 12th January. (@MinSeg/Newsflash)

This is the moment Argentine cops find around 100 poor parrots suffering in the boot of a car in high temperatures. The blue-fronted parrots (Amazona aestiva xanthopteryx) were found during…

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Limping Monkey With Muscles Wasting Away Found Locked In Cupboard By Cops Raiding Drugs Party

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Coco, a Black howler (Alouatta caraya) monkey with muscular atrophy or Tetraparesis in all four legs, was discovered in a raid of a party by police in Belgrano, Argentina, on 4th December. (Newsflash)

This footage shows a monkey with its muscles wasting away that was found locked in a cupboard by police officers when they raided a drugs party. The monkey, called 'Coco',…

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