Category: health

Power Crazed

Why do we transfer the real health risks inflicted by coal onto nuclear energy?

Smoking Gun

Who killed the plan for cigarettes to be sold only in plain packets?

The Mind Thieves

The evidence linking Alzheimer’s disease to the food industry is strong and growing.

A Death Foretold

Why have successive governments been waging war on one of the world’s best health systems?

Cold-Hearted

The level of excess winter deaths in the UK is higher than Siberia’s. This is why.

A Charming Falsehood

While pressing Stewart Brand to admit he was wrong, it seems that I might have stumbled across a new tactic in the corporate propaganda war.

Sending Off the Ref

The government’s disastrous new deregulation programme means that the poor will be fouled by the rich.

Pro-Death

Religious conservatives are responsible for high abortion rates

Breast Beating

The G8 has the interests of the rest of the world at heart – until they conflict with its own.

Willy Loman Syndrome

Young people are being torn apart by the gulf between expectation and reality. Is it any wonder that rates of mental illness are rising?