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Answering the big schizophrenia questions

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More than 25 million people world wide are affected by schizophrenia. Highly hereditable, it is one of the most severe mental illnesses with a high economic burden on countries worldwide. Since Schizophrenia was first described over a century ago, it has long been among the most mysterious mental illness, with … Read More

UK Baby Saved by Innovative Cancer Treatment

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Layla Richards, an 18 month old girl from London, was diagnosed with a highly aggressive form of leukaemia at just 14 weeks old. Now, thanks to the doctors at the Great Ormond street hospital, after only a matter of months she is well on her way to recovery following pioneering … Read More

First UK womb transplant given NHS approval

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The UK’s first womb transplant has been given the go ahead by the NHS health research authority as part of a clinical trial, due to start next year. 10 women have been selected to receive the surgery following the success of the Swedish trial undertaken in 2014. The team of … Read More

The Elixir of Youth

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For years anti-aging cosmetics have promised to prevent the signs of ageing by reducing lines and wrinkles. But is it possible to dive deeper, beyond the superficial, to prevent the body ageing at a cellular level? The inconvenient reality of ageing is that we increase the risk of developing conditions … Read More