Zookeeper in Germany taken to hospital after being attacked by lion as she cleaned its cage

A 25-year-old zookeeper has been hurt after she was attacked by a lion while cleaning the animal’s cage. The worker at the Osnabruck Zoo in northwestern Germany was not thought to be seriously injured and was taken to hospital as a precaution, police told the dpa news agency. She had apparently forgotten to close a connecting door in the lion

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Common drugs taken by millions 'increase risk of dementia by 50%', experts warn

DRUGS taken by up to two million Brits may raise dementia risk by half, a study reveals. The medicines – known as anticholinergics – are used to treat bladder problems, depression and Parkinson's. They have already been linked to confusion, memory problems and falls in the elderly. Now a Nottingham University study shows over-55s on high-strength doses for at least

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