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It’s easier to order a takeaway online than it is to book a fitness class

Booking a badminton court or pilates class should be as easy as ordering a takeaway, says Sports Minister as she bemoans obstacles that put people off exercising Sport England quizzed almost 2,000 adults living in England for the survey Two thirds of respondents said they found it easy to order a takeaway online  While only… Read More »

Gene-silencing: ‘New class’ of medicine reverses disease porphyria

Doctors have used a new type of medicine called “gene silencing” to reverse a disease that leaves people in crippling pain. The condition, acute intermittent porphyria, also causes paralysis and is fatal in some cases. The novel approach fine-tunes the genetic instructions locked in our DNA. Doctors say they are “genuinely surprised” how successful it… Read More »