‘I would have paid any price’

In February last year, she performed a radical hysterectomy, which along with the removal of her uterus, included her fallopian tubes, her, part of her vagina a large selection of pelvic lymph nodes. Her lymph nodes were, as it turns out, clear. Such radical surgery meant she did not need chemo or radiotherapy. She now … Read more

As Switch Hardware Sales Slow, How Long Can Nintendo Delay ‘Switch 2’?

Image: Nintendo Life / Zion Grassl Nintendo’s report for the 2021/22 financial year dropped today, and while Switch continues to sell well and software sales are looking healthy, signs that enthusiasm for the five-year-old system is beginning to ebb are also apparent. To be clear, the results present a far from gloomy outlook for the … Read more

Does Nintendo Really Need To Release Mother 3 In The West Anymore?

Image: Nintendo Life / Gavin Lane That Mother 3 never got officially localized and released outside Japan has been a source of sadness and frustration for EarthBound fans in the West since the game released on Game Boy Advance back in 2006. The sequel to the cult classic EarthBound — the SNES entry in the … Read more

Recombinant COVID variants: What is Omicron XE? | Doctor’s Note

Since abandoning all COVID safety measures and relying on the government’s “Living with COVID-19” strategy, the United Kingdom has seen a surge in the number of people becoming infected with the virus. Although numbers are coming down now, they remain at relatively high levels. This new wave is thought to be driven by the BA.2 … Read more

The Nigerian entrepreneur who runs ‘an Amazon for blood’ | Health

Temie Giwa-Tubosun had an epiphany 13 years ago when she met an expectant mother who was about to lose her baby. Giwa-Tubosun was working as a 22-year-old intern with a health services organisation in northern Nigeria, doing surveys of rural people seeking care. The family of the mother-to-be thought she would die in a complicated … Read more