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Gene therapy aims to cure sickle cell disease

Success against sickle-cell would be “the first genetic cure of a common genetic disease” and could free tens of thousands of black people. A breakthrough gene therapy is offering hope for tens of thousands of people who suffer from sickle...

Mobile phones ‘should be banned from schools’

Mobile phones should be banned from classrooms and pupils need to be lectured about the dangers of device dependency, the schools minister has said. Nick Gibb said he had concerns about the impact excessive phone use was having on children, and...

Menopause discrimination is a real thing

  For many women, going through the menopause can be a difficult time. It typically occurs for women between 45-55 years-old and lasts four to eight years. Most women experience some symptoms – the severity and duration of which can vary from...

Maxfield Adolphus Aitken: 100 not out!

  A WW2 veteran from Manchester dubbed ‘the scientist’ has turned 100 and earned himself a birthday party with the Manchester’s Lord Mayor June Hitchen and received a birthday card from the Queen. Born 30 January 1919 in Portland Jamaica,...

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