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Cooled patients are treated differently

What is the best form of first aid for a cold, injured body? Mountain medicine researchers are now co-operating to find the answer. At present there is actually no “best practice” for treating these types of patients.

Earth’s history reveals where earthquakes hit

How and why do movements of the Earth’s crust still cause death and destruction millions of years after they first happened? A new technique sheds light on this question.

What children seeking asylum want adults to know

Single minor refugees and asylum seekers want adults to see things from their perspective.

Eating only during active hours reduces risk of obesity

A new study of rats suggests that it’s not just what you eat, but when you eat it that affects weight loss or gain.

Epilepsy diagnoses in Norwegian children were wrong one-third of the time

The misdiagnoses mean some children were given medications they didn’t need.

Girls beaten by their boyfriend avoid the word ‘violence’

Young women who have experienced violence may be difficult to detect. In online reader’s queries, they try to put what is going on in their relationship into words.

What makes us tired in a car if other passengers are sleeping?

Do sleeping people exhale or emit a special hormone that makes others sleepy?

Arctic Ocean starting to resemble the Atlantic

A process of “Atlantification” is turning the Arctic Ocean inside out.

One step, or two steps at a time?

The job is the same, but what gives the best exercise?

Wi-Fi services get high priority when booking hotels

Assurance of ample internet connections is more important among young people reserving rooms than a hotel chain’s brand.