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Beyond pharmacy blog

All posts from: June 2010

Wonderful Food at the Glastonbury Festival

Posted by: Jim HutchinsMon, 7 Jun 2010

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Secrets of spider silk revealed

Posted by: Glow-worm PJFri, 4 Jun 2010

Spiders are in many ways remarkable creatures, but it is perhaps the silk they spin for their webs that is their most fascinating aspect. Weight for weight, spider silk is about six times stronger than steel. In theory, spider silk as thick as a pencil would be able to catch a jumbo jet or tow an ocean-going liner.

Finland’s most famous chemist

Posted by: Glow-worm PJFri, 4 Jun 2010

Traditional wormers in the 21st century

Posted by: Glow-worm PJFri, 4 Jun 2010

Natural remedies have been used for centuries to treat intestinal worms and parasites. Herbalists often used such anthelmintics as part of a “spring cleanse”, in conjunction with vitamin-rich tonic herbs.

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