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Friday, 27 June, 2014 - 10:56
Redefining rare disease
Rare disease is commonly defined strictly by its prevalence in a given population. For instance, a disease is considered rare if it affects less than...
Friday, 20 June, 2014 - 08:41
The public and private Isaac Newton
In November of 1690, Isaac Newton sent a long essay to his friend, the philosopher and radical thinker John Locke. In it, Newton set forth the...
Friday, 13 June, 2014 - 11:01
Obesity in Africa
Obesity is rapidly becoming a growing problem across low- and middle-income countries, including those in sub-Saharan Africa. In many African...
Friday, 6 June, 2014 - 09:42
The other mass mobilisation on D-Day
Seventy years ago today, the world witnessed two unprecedented mobilisations. Remembering both offers insights for our time. On the shores of...