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Health

9 September 2016

Sod the scaremongers
– life is good

People are living longer, fuller lives. Let’s celebrate.

30 August 2016

Sin taxes and saint subsidies

A new book makes an incoherent case for taxing ‘unhealthy’ foods and subsidising those deemed ‘healthy’.

29 August 2016

‘Our weight is none of the state’s business’

On this month's Last Orders, we talk obesity, Theresa May and booze guidelines.

25 August 2016

Why do we need an obesity strategy?

Our waistlines are none of the government’s business.

8 August 2016

PrEP: a boon to HIV prevention

Ignore the naysayers – this is a huge breakthrough.

6 July 2016

‘Public-health groups are behaving like religious sects’

We talk malnutrition, smoking in Syria and takeaways in schools.