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Rainforest Remedy May Tackle Toothache

Sten Stovall Wall Street Journal LONDON—An anesthetic gel made from a plant found in the Peruvian rainforest could revolutionize dental treatment, researchers from the University of Cambridge said Wednesday. Indigenous tribes in Peru discovered the pain-killing properties of the Acmella … Continue reading

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Pair arrested amid protests at Cambridge University as disgraced French politician Dominique Strauss-Kahn gives Union address

Rachel Rickard Straus Daily Mail Angry students protested outside Cambridge University tonight as disgraced French politician Dominique Strauss-Kahn gave a talk to the Union despite strong opposition from women’s rights groups. Two people were arrested this morning amid furious protests … Continue reading

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Did Yale University plan to create an intellectually superior race of children to repopulate Britain after World War Two?

Jill Reilly Daily Mail Yale University has been accused of trying to create a super race of British children during War World Two, it emerged today. The university offered to evacuate children of Oxford University staff in 1940, but it … Continue reading

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Discovery of chronic pain gene paves way for more effective treatments

Source: Daily Mail Pain costs health providers £176billion a year in Europe and £94billion in the U.S One in 100 people in the UK suffer from neuropathic pain For those of us who are martyrs to our backs, help could … Continue reading

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