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The Link With Islamic State, and Why the Politics Behind Ebola Could Kill You

(1) Comments | Posted October 10, 2014 | 4:39 AM

Reports of Ebola symptoms across the planet is spreading global panic, leading to an aeroplane cleaner strike in New York, a temporary quarantine in a French town, and a nurse who developed a fever having worked in Sierra Leone, has been admitted to a hospital Australia after quarantining herself.

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Psychology of Ebola Crisis Reveals Biological Weapon Potential

(0) Comments | Posted August 11, 2014 | 2:39 AM

Psychology of Ebola Crisis reveals biological weapon potential - a viral suicide bomb?

Raj Persaud and Nicholas Morris

252 people died from Ebola during the 1995 Kikwit 7-month outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo; to date this remains the most significant of recent Ebola incidents, not including the...

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The July Royal Baby - Does the Month of Birth Predict a Child's Future?

(43) Comments | Posted July 22, 2013 | 7:00 PM

The month of your birth predicts your future in surprising ways, not through astrology, but instead from neuroscience. What does this research predict for the future of a baby born in July?

According to a recent study, children born from June through August, performed worse on achievement tests later in...

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Early Childhood Near Traffic Elevates Chances of Later Autism - Do Our Brains Need Protecting From the Modern World?

(9) Comments | Posted January 16, 2013 | 6:00 PM

Prince Charles has been campaigning on saving the planet in response to becoming a grandfather - ironically his daughter-in-law could be vulnerable right now to a common environmental hazard which has just been linked with harm to the brain of her unborn child.

A team of researchers based at the...

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If Morning Sickness Is Associated With Fewer Miscarriages and Higher IQ Babies - Should It Be Treated?

(20) Comments | Posted December 4, 2012 | 6:00 PM

The many myths surrounding morning sickness are being wheeled out yet again, given the news that a royal is suffering from it.

First of all 'morning sickness' is misnamed as it only occurs in the morning in less than 20% of women. Despite reassurances currently being published that the...

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A British Soldier in Afghanistan Has a Baby Without Knowing She Was Pregnant - How Is This Possible?

(5) Comments | Posted September 21, 2012 | 7:00 PM

The story that a British soldier, who did not realise she was pregnant, has recently given birth 'on the front line' in Afghanistan, is a more common enigma than generally realised.

Pregnancy, particularly late pregnancy when a mother is close to giving birth, would seem an utterly obvious condition....

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In Sex Research - Has the Holy Grail at Last Been Found? The G-Spot - Is the Fumbling Search at Last Over?

(9) Comments | Posted April 25, 2012 | 7:00 PM

The front page of the Daily Telegraph, and newspapers across the world, report breathlessly the famous G-Spot has at last been uncovered. Dr Adam Ostrzenski, a Gynaecologist based in Florida, who has apparently published a research paper in the May issue of the 'Journal of Sexual Medicine', seems to claim...

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