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Viewpoints: Lessons On Finding Hope, Not Dragons, In CRISPR; Time To Start Over, Follow Canada On Nutrition Labels

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. Stat: Why My Patient Advocacy Organization Is Investing In CRISPR  As the mother of a son with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a cruel genetic disease that breaks down muscle until the body can no longer function, I don’t see CRISPR as scary or dangerous. To me,… Read More »

California Attorney General And Santa Clara County Face Off Over Sale Of Two Hospitals

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). When U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris approved the sale of six nonprofit California hospitals in 2015 as the state attorney general, she imposed strict conditions on the new corporate owners, requiring them to continue to provide critical health services to area residents. Now her successor,… Read More »

Mental health: UK could ban social media over suicide images, minister warns

Media playback is unsupported on your device Social media firms could be banned if they fail to remove harmful content, the health secretary has warned. Speaking on the BBC’s Andrew Marr show, Matt Hancock said: “If we think they need to do things they are refusing to do, then we can and we must legislate.”… Read More »