Sarah Spickernell

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Sarah Spickernell is an Online Writer at City A.M. She can be contacted at sarah.spickernell@cityam.com. She is particularly passionate about: Science, healthcare and technology

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Sitting in front of the TV for hours on end really does impair your mental ability, according to a new study in the journal JAMA [...]

3 December
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Barclays is about to offload its Italian retail banking operations, the company announced today. [...]

3 December
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China and South Africa have entered into a series of business deals amounting to $6.5bn (£4.4bn), which will result in huge [...]

3 December
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When it comes to looking up medical treatments or trying to book a GP appointment, women are much more proactive than men. [...]

2 December
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For decades, the science world has been trying to unravel the genetic secrets of ageing. Now, researchers in Switzerland have [...]

2 December
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Brewery Greene King had a strong six months to mid-October, after successfully integrating its latest purchase into the business. [...]

2 December
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The Bank of China is facing a daily fine of $50,000 (£33,191) from the US, unless it complies with a court request to hand over [...]

2 December
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Entrepreneurs looking to set up a new business as quickly as possible will have most luck in New Zealand or Macedonia, figures [...]

1 December
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Brazil's economy contracted for the third quarter-in a row during the three months to the end of September. [...]

1 December
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A discovery by scientists in the US could make it possible to create diamonds under simple lab conditions. [...]

1 December
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Having a PhD or a master's degree might help you become an expert in your field, but it doesn't help you fly the nest. [...]

1 December
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Manufacturing activity in China declined for the fourth month in a row in November. [...]

1 December
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Feeling uncertain about the future of your job can have a serious impact on your health, both mental and physical, according [...]

30 November
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Londoners' enthusiasm for posh food continues apace, after luxury food retailer Fortnum & Mason's posted record sales. [...]

30 November
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Radio wave signals from outer space have baffled scientists in Australia, leading them to suggest they might come from alien [...]

30 November
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