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Scientists find microplastics in human stool for first time

Scientists find microplastics in human stool for first time

Tiny plastic particles have been discovered in human waste for the first time, according to research that the Medical University of Vienna and Austria's Federal Environment Agency presented on Tuesday.

Scientists warn microplastics pose massive threat to marine giants

Scientists warn microplastics pose massive threat to marine giants

Scientists are warning that microplastics in the ocean and the toxic chemicals in them are posing a significant risk to giant animals like whales, sharks, and manta rays that are marine filter feeders.

Europe markets jump on easing Brexit concerns

Europe markets jump on easing Brexit concerns

European stocks jumped yesterday, mirroring gains in Asia, as investors welcomed Greece’s debt relief deal, bright German data, easing Brexit concerns and firmer oil prices.

HMC holds acute care surgery symposium

HMC holds acute care surgery symposium

About 200 healthcare professionals gathered at the first Qatar Acute Care Surgery Symposium hosted recently by Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC).

West Brom stun Man Utd, Reds escape Palace coup

West Brom stun Man Utd, Reds escape Palace coup

West Bromwich Albion have waited for 32 years to celebrate victory in this fixture and it will not take long for Manchester United to work out how that run came to an end.