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World First: Gene Editing Approved – Paving the Way for GM Babies?

This week big news in the medical world was announced: for the first time ever, a “country has considered the DNA-altering technique in embryos and approved it“. In effect, scientists have been given the green light to ‘edit’ human embryos in … Continue reading

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Surprises in the Obesity Crisis

Nearly everyday the news makes reference the growing obesity crisis that is sweeping the west. Despite common knowledge of the risks associated with being overweight, the financial costs that it puts upon healthcare systems, and the benefits of an active … Continue reading

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Has Reality TV Gone Too Far?

In recent years hundreds, if not thousands, of ‘reality TV’ programmes have graced our screens – everything from Benefits Street and Judge Judy, to Keeping up with Kardashians and Geordie Shore, The Hills, Made in Chelsea, Catfish, TOWIE and even Dogs on the Dole. The list is seemingly endless, and judging by … Continue reading

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Why the Kylie Jenner Lip Challenge is Just the Tip of the Iceberg

Earlier this year the Kylie Jenner Lip Challenge hit the headlines. If you don’t know what the Kylie Jenner Lip Challenge is, a quick google search will bring up a number of ‘fail videos’ and stern warnings surrounding the dangers … Continue reading

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