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Hospitals Hurting Patients 2007-11-29

Posted by clype in Articles of Interest.
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One in 10 patients is harmed while in hospital, new research suggests.

A review of the notes of 1006 patients found between 8 and 10 per cent were harmed because of the “care” they received, and up to around half of the incidents could have been prevented. (more…)

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How To Be Attractive to The Opposite Sex 2007-11-07

Posted by clype in Humanities, Science.
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A study of hundreds of volunteers at Stirling and Aberdeen Universities published in the Royal Society’s Proceedings B journal has found that you can alter your attraction to the opposite sex simply by looking straight at them and smiling. (more…)

Top 10 Most Haunted 2007-11-01

Posted by clype in Articles of Interest, Intolerance.
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A stately home in Norfolk has been named The National Trust’s Most Haunted Property.

Blickling Hall is said to be haunted by three spectres including the headless (more…)