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Health

12 February 2004

Abortion, Motherhood and Mental Health

Ellie Lee's new book challenges the fashionable belief that motherhood makes you mad.

10 February 2004

The cot death controversy

There are prejudices on both sides of the argument about Professor Roy Meadow and the mothers accused of killing their babies.

6 February 2004

As if AIDS isn’t bad enough

...the UNAIDS campaign in Africa is making it worse.

28 January 2004

Who needs parents?

When the body that regulates UK fertility treatment asks 'what are fathers for?', it is really questioning the point of parents.

28 January 2004

What mammography misses

A breast cancer specialist questions the wisdom of the UK government’s screening programme.

26 January 2004

What Bethany did

Is a 13-year-old surfer's recovery from a horrific shark attack a blow to therapists peddling victimhood?

16 January 2004

Bodily harm

The UK government's Human Tissue Bill will benefit nobody.

After Shipman

Medical practice should not be reorganised in response to its only ever serial killer.

A New Year prescription

The government should stop trying to improve people's health by telling them how to live their lives.