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Venom of DEADLY funnel-web spider could protect stroke victims against brain damage

Venom produced by the deadly Australian funnel-web spider could be used to develop a drug to prevent brain damage after a stroke, scientists claim. The Australian funnel-web spider is one of the most dangerous species in the world. Found in shade and sheltered spots, its venom can kill a human in just 15 minutes, as… Read More »

Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the risk of heart attack and stroke in 90 minutes – study

Energy drinks Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the risk of heart attack and stroke in 90 minutes – study Independent.ie Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the risk of heart attack and stroke in 90 minutes, a new study has found. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/just-one-caffeinated-energy-drink-could-increase-the-risk-of-heart-attack-and-stroke-in-90-minutes-study-37502582.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article36693196.ece/73c58/AUTOCROP/h342/ih%20drinks5-a-a-b.jpg Email Just one caffeinated energy drink could increase the… Read More »