News stories and Links - as it happend 2013
Cambridge University students boycott prestigious debating competition over sexist heckling
Kitty Parker-Brooks, a judge at the competition, said: "I was sitting behind the boys from Glasgow Union and could hear them making audible derogatory comments about the speakers’ appearances – their hair, dresses, chest size, how attractive they were – physically picking them apart, as well as yelling ‘shame woman’ and booing.
“I ‘shushed’ them - and one then called me a ‘frigid b----’.”
Text taken from The Telegraph click the link below to read the full artical
NEWS FLASH 3 // Breast Cancer Drung Set for Preventative Use
Almost all of the newspapers and their websites are leading with the news that the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) has published draft guidelines recommending that women with a high risk of familial breast cancer should be offered preventative drug treatments.
The news is based on draft guidelines released by NICE for the care of women at risk of developing breast cancer that runs in families (familial breast cancer).
Text taken from NHS website, click the link below to read the full artical