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‘We need him’: Wave of support for Teo

More than 60,000 people have signed an online petition calling for controversial neurosurgeon Dr Charlie Teo to be allowed to operate in public hospitals. Debate has erupted over the six-figure fees paid to Dr Teo after Sydney University Professor Henry Woo tweeted about the number of crowd-funding campaigns raising money for his treatment. Dr Teo… Read More »

Bipartisan Support: Senators Cory Booker and Tim Scott just got a law passed to help fight sickle cell disease

Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC ) led the passing of a bill this week to address sickle cell anemia, a disease which disproportionally impacts the Black community and yet, receives notably less funding for research. The bipartisan bill passed on Tuesday and will be signed into law by President Donald Trump. Ninety percent… Read More »