Lives at risk from long ambulance waits, say paramedics

Health News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 15:13
Targets are missed across UK - with some heart attack and stroke victims waiting up to nine hours for help.
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Covid: First UK case in pet dog confirmed by top vet

Health News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 13:16
All available evidence suggests it caught the virus from its owner, experts say.
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COP26: Cautious welcome for unexpected US-China climate agreement

Scientific News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 12:28
The world's two biggest CO2 emitters pledge to boost climate co-operation in an unexpected declaration.
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COP26: US-China climate agreement and fossil fuel spending

Scientific News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 11:11
Five things you need to know about COP26 - the United Nations climate change conference - on Thursday.
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Infertility: Couple spends £14,000 on IVF after having first child

Health News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 10:12
One woman speaks about the “guilt” and “frustration” of being unable to have a second child.
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Climate change: Iran says lift sanctions and we'll ratify Paris agreement

Scientific News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 05:13
The world's eighth largest emitter says it will ratify the Paris climate pact if restrictions are lifted.
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Coastal saltmarsh 'engineered' to fight climate change

Scientific News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 04:59
Re-flooding coastal wetlands could provide an opportunity to 'use sea level' rise to fight climate change
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Hundreds of patients in gene study given rare disease diagnosis

Health News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 04:54
The new approach could lead to better treatments for those waiting years for answers.
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The man turning cities into giant sponges to embrace floods

Scientific News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 03:53
Yu Kongjian's sponge city, based on ancient Chinese wisdom, seeks to change how we deal with floods.
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COP26: How much is spent supporting fossil fuels and green energy?

Scientific News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 03:38
Despite green energy investment promises, many governments still financially back the fossil fuel industry.
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