You’d expect something to be done about this Reply

Let’s consider a really damaging scenario. A situation that really could not be ignored.

Imagine that a multinational drug company launched a new medication which promised rapid, short-term relief from stress, anxiety and boredom. It generally has to be administered many times through the day but those using it report that they find it to be effective. More…

Health inequality is not a matter of lifestyle choice Reply

ASH Scotland has produced a manifesto for the 2016 Scottish Parliament elections. At the heart of this document, and the six calls it sets out for the next Scottish administration, are the fact that Scotland’s health inequalities are the widest in Western Europe, and our assertion that inequality is the greatest health challenge the next Scottish Parliament will have to address. More…