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'Traditional masculinity' deemed harmful, could lead to sexual harassment, medical group says

It’s all your fault, men. The American Psychological Association for the first time in its history released guidelines concerning men and boys, saying that so-called “traditional masculinity” not only is “harmful” but also could lead to homophobia and sexual harassment. “The main thrust of the subsequent research is that traditional masculinity — marked by stoicism, competitiveness, dominance… Read More »

Dancing With The Stars' Julian Benson on how not even CF could stop him from dancing

Julian wears: Jacket, Claire Garvey, price on request, clairegarvey,com; T-shirt, River Island, €25; trousers, Julian’s own. Photo: Barry McCall Dancing With The Stars’ Julian Benson on how not even CF could stop him from dancing Independent.ie Julian Benson has always been a fighter. We’re sitting in a quiet corner of Dublin’s InterContinental hotel and he’s… Read More »

The breakthroughs that could save our lives

It has been a remarkable year of promise in medical science – from reversing blindness and paralysis to progress in cancer and infertility. First gene-edited babies, probably. A scientist in China caused the biggest stir in science for years when he claimed to have made the world’s first gene-edited babies. The twin girls are apparently… Read More »