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James Meikle

James Meikle

    Fears of new deadly virus mount
    Fears of new deadly virus mount
    Health experts are trying to identify a new Sars-like virus that is so far known to have infected two people, one of whom is receiving intensive care...
    Halitosis raises a stink in stem cell research
    Halitosis raises a stink in stem cell research
    The compound responsible for bad breath may help speed the development of stem cells from dental pulp into valuable treatments for patients,...
    Internet cheats with burning pyjamas
    Internet cheats with burning pyjamas
    Thousands of British teenagers are trying to cheat their way into university by plagiarising stories and phrases from the internet.
    Hot passions and cold feet
    Hot passions and cold feet
    Women may fool their sexual partners by faking orgasm, but their brains cannot lie. Reaching a proper sexual climax is, for women at least, a...
    Be my valentine -– share my STD
    Be my valentine -– share my STD
    The British government launched an explicit advertising campaign on Monday as part of a drive to reduce the rates of sexually transmitted diseases...
    Be my valentine -– share my STD
    Be my valentine -– share my STD
    The British government launched an explicit advertising campaign on Monday as part of a drive to reduce the rates of sexually transmitted diseases...
    Dagga may not be irie
    Dagga may not be irie
    Doctors have said that 30 000 Britons a year might eventually die from smoking dagga and have called for a battle against the drug to mirror that...
    UK plans water flouride
    UK plans water flouride
    United Kingdom government ministers plan to extend the fluoridation of tap water in England and Wales, believing that proven benefits to dental...
    Health watchdog to ban herbal remedy
    Health watchdog to ban herbal remedy
    Health watchdogs in the United Kingdom are preparing to ban kava-kava, the popular herbal remedy for anxiety that has been linked to liver damage...