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The NHS carve-up has begun

Dissenting voices are being silenced as Virgin Care wins a £500 million contract to provide community services across Surrey.

Filed in: England Health

The battle to save the NHS is not over!

The Bill has become the Act, but we must still fight it at every step, says Alan Hughes. So get involved before it’s too late.

Filed in: Activism England Health Human Rights

F**k off Boris!

Alan Hughes can’t believe the nerve of the London Mayor, who’s trying to dupe people into cleaning up the capital ahead of the Olympics.

Filed in: England Sport Tourism

The NHS is dead – and we should all be ashamed

The people of Britain are sleepwalking into a nightmare, says Alan Hughes. It’s time to wake up.

Filed in: Health Politics

Staying sane in a mad world

The world can be a distressing place. Iris Gonzales meets the organizers of a stress and trauma workshop and learns some techniques for survival.

Filed in: Mental Health

Novartis vs India: the showdown approaches

As the pharmaceutical giant attempts to win over the Supreme Court, Simon Reid-Henry warns that India’s generic drugs revolution is under threat.

Filed in: India Pharmaceuticals

America fights to save its cornfields

A new herbicide linked to a slew of health defects is causing extreme worry for environmentalists in the US, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: Health India North America Pesticides

Johnson & Johnson shuns poor people with HIV

On World AIDS Day, a stark reminder of how Big Pharma drug patents deny HIV treatment to the developing world.

Filed in: Health Pharmaceuticals

Novartis vs India: the court will decide

Generic Indian drugs are saving lives around the world. But if the Supreme Court rules in favour of Big Pharma, all that could change.

Filed in: Health India Pharmaceuticals

Cuba makes cancer breakthrough

A new vaccine could give hope to millions – if Big Pharma doesn’t get its hands on it first, says Iris Gonzales.

Filed in: Cuba Health Pharmaceuticals

The costs and benefits of animal experiments

Andrew Knight, author of a recent book on animal testing, responds to Laurie Pycroft’s case for it in our latest Argument

Filed in: Animals Medicine

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