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Three years after undergoing gene therapy, his ‘last shot’ hit the target

Brenden was the first patient enrolled in what became a nine-patient, four-center trial that also involved patients at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Maryland, the University of California at Los Angeles, and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London. The trial, funded by the NIH and the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine,… Read More »

Eczema – three of the BEST natural moisturisers to get rid of dry and itchy skin at home

Eczema is a long-term condition that causes the skin to become itchy, red, dry and cracked, according to the NHS. It most often appears in children before their first birthday, but could also develop in later life. Symptoms vary between small patches of dry skin, and large areas of red and inflammation skin all over… Read More »

You do NOT need to spend six weeks in a cast if you fracture your ankle – three weeks is plenty

You do NOT need to spend six weeks in a cast if you fracture your ankle – three weeks is plenty, researchers find Patients even have improved ankle mobility if just in a cast for three weeks   Less time in a plaster is easier for patients and could reduce treatment costs Immobilisation can cause stiffness,… Read More »