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Many Aussies Have No Idea How to Treat Venomous Bites, Study Finds

WHILE Australia may be home to some of the world’s deadliest creatures, one third of young Aussies admit they wouldn’t know what to do if ever bitten by one.

New research has found that while 20 per cent of people have experienced a venomous bite from creatures such as bees, snakes and spiders, one in four Australians would have no clue how to treat the potentially fatal wound.