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What causes cat hair allergies

Before deciding you cannot have a cat, check with your doctor first and pinpoint exactly what causes your allergy. If you or someone you live with is allergic to cats, you may think that you can never own one; however, this is far from the truth. The benefits of having a pet usually outweigh the… Read More »

Treatment for eye disease that causes blindness developed by Irish scientists

A potential new form of gene therapy which offers hope to people with an eye disease which causes blindness has been developed by Irish scientists. Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is a group of rare, genetic disorders that involves a breakdown and loss of cells in the retina, which is the light-sensitive tissue that lines the back… Read More »

CrossFit CEO’s George Floyd Tweet Causes Reebok, Athletes, and Gyms to Drop Partnerships

The Washington PostGetty Images Brands, gyms, and athletes are ending their affiliations with CrossFit after CEO Greg Glassman tweeted an insensitive remark about George Floyd and the current Black Lives Matter protests happening around the country. On June 4, the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation tweeted a statement which called racism and discrimination “critical… Read More »