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# New Study

All time
# Covid-19 smell loss
Vitamin A nasal drops to be trialled for Covid smell loss
Researchers hope the study ‘could one day help improve the lives of millions around the world’.
# long covid
There'll be a rise in the number of people suffering 'debilitating' long-term after-effects of Covid-19, academics warn
Ongoing symptoms can include breathlessness, chronic fatigue, “brain fog”, anxiety and stress, researchers said.
# New Study
Conceiving within a year of stillbirth does not increase risks for next pregnancy, new study finds
The study used data from 14,500 births.
# New Study
Boys account for a third of online abuse images and often suffer the worst horrors
A new study has been produced based on a review of over a million images and videos.
# major step forward
Breast cancer patients may be spared debilitating side effects 'by only using radiation on tumour'
Current best practice sees women given full breast radiotherapy in most cases.
# New Study
Wide awake: Late-night phone use harms teenagers' mental health and sleep quality
Late-night mobile phone usage led to poorer mental health, reduced coping and lowered self-esteem.
# extinction
New study finds last woolly mammoths died of thirst
Mammoths lived on Alaska’s St Paul Island in the Bering Sea until about 5,600 years ago.
# a pinch of
Hold up - low-salt diet could actually increase the risk of heart attacks
A new study has found salt in moderation is good for you.
# Research
Sporadic sex increases the chances of heart failure
Research finds that “episodic” sex increases the chances of heart attack in those who are unfit.