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Eating a western diet can impair brain function, says new study

Volunteers performed worse on memory tests after a week of eating junk food Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/archaeology/news/diet-food-brain-function-science-western-health-a9344436.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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Vape users warned about potential explosions or fire if they use wrong batteries

‘The devices [can] result in serious injury and also death,’ says product safety lead officer Mark Gardiner Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/vape-fire-battery-explosion-e-cigarette-safety-warning-danger-juul-a9339561.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Please Do Not Drink Silver to Kill the Coronavirus

Wherever mass tragedy strikes, there will be vulturous hucksters looking to take advantage of people’s fears. The outbreak of a deadly new coronavirus in China…

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Scientists Find Over 300 ‘Huge’ Viruses With Strange Abilities

Scientists are continuing to discover weird-as-hell viruses all over the world. This week, researchers detailed their finding of relatively mammoth bacteriophages, viruses that infect bacteria….

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What everyone should know about drinking tap water

Can we all just agree that we are over bottled water? Okay good. If you’re all about eliminating single-use plastic from your life, but your…

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Move over, Florida Man, and make room for feral Florida monkeys with herpes

Back in 1938, a local Florida cruise operator called Colonel Tooey — “Colonel” was in fact his first name, according to the New York Times…

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Anesthetized Monkeys Wake Up Instantly When Researchers Stimulate Brain Region Linked to Consciousness

By prodding a tiny brain region linked to consciousness, scientists caused anesthetized monkeys to suddenly become awake and alert. This fascinating result is providing new…

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How the debate over the ERA became a fight over abortion

Conservative activists waged a successful campaign against the Equal Rights Amendment decades ago by warning it would force women into combat, legalize gay marriage and…

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There’s Now an Official Name for the Wuhan Coronavirus Illness

The World Health Organization has finally come up with a name for the illness caused by a newly discovered coronavirus that’s infected at least 40,000…

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Illegal teeth-whitening procedures which can cause tooth loss and blisters rise 26%, finds investigation

732 cases of illegal teeth-whitening procedures were reported in 2019 Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/teeth-whitening-illegal-dentist-bbc-gdc-a9329036.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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