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Dr William Frankland, allergy scientist pioneer, dies aged 108 – BBC News

Dr William Frankland, a British immunologist who transformed the world’s understanding of allergies, has died aged 108. His pioneering work included developing the idea of a pollen count to help hay fever sufferers. Dr Frankland, whose medical career spanned 70 years, was known as “the grandfather of allergy”. As a British army doctor in World… Read More »

Mum dies suddenly from mystery illness

An Australian mother, who recently gave birth to a baby boy, has died suddenly, three weeks after falling ill with a mystery sickness. Devastated father-of-one Adam Holstein said he is “absolutely broken” following the sudden death of his wife Ashlee on Monday night. The tragedy comes six weeks after the Townsville couple welcomed baby son… Read More »