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#BeBoldForChange – Some of the amazing women at Genesis Research Trust

Today is International Women’s Day, and today in particular we would like to celebrate everything female. At Genesis Research Trust we champion our female scientists, fundraisers and supporters all year round but let’s make the whole world hear about these exceptional women, especially today, when the focus is on gender equality and parity. Meet some of the women whose valuable research

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#26MilesFor26Weeks – Holly’s Story

I am running the London Marathon for Genesis to raise money for research into preterm birth. Despite affecting 10% of pregnancies there is still no effective test to predict preterm birth or treatment to prevent it. As an obstetrician I have always been very frustrated that there is very little we can do to help mums that come to hospital

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Lily – Rachael’s Story

The main reason for my participation in the Genesis Research Trust cycling events is the loss of my daughter Lily. Together, with the struggle through fertility treatment that not only myself and my husband had to endure, but our friends and family also. Such is the stress involved we lost a few friends along the way. Below you will find

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#BeBoldForChange – 11 Women in Medicine who Changed the World

In the 21st century we don’t find the concept of women working within medicine difficult to comprehend. However historically women have been denied the education needed to learn the skills necessary to practice medicine, in some countries and cultures women have had to disguise themselves as men in order to practice medicine, they have had to stand up for their

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