Antibiotics 'Failing To Treat Common Infections'

Antibiotics 'Failing To Treat Common Infections'

26.09.2014
Antibiotic resistance is becomingly an increasingly "real and worrying threat", according to new research. This comes after a health study...
Why I Don't Think that Depression Is a Disease

Why I Don't Think that Depression Is a Disease

10.09.2014
I would hear myself say the same old thing whenever I would go off the rails or be confined to my bedroom for days "there's nothing I can...
Could This Rid The World Of Hepatitis C For Good?

Could This Rid The World Of Hepatitis C For Good?

3.09.2014
It is estimated that around 215,000 people in the UK have chronic hepatitis C, but there may be some good news for those suffering. A...
Laughing Gas: Was The Government's Warning An Overreaction?

Laughing Gas: Was The Government's Warning An Overreaction?

Lucy Sherriff  2.09.2014
More than 500,000 young people used laughing gas last year, which was the second most popular drug of 2013, prompting the government to...
Is Our Key to Happiness Unlocking Who We Spiritually Are?

Is Our Key to Happiness Unlocking Who We Spiritually Are?

29.08.2014
That refusal arms us with the all-important key to unlock the gates of self-preoccupation and open our hearts to the health-giving joy...
Why Flying Ryanair Can Make You Happy

Why Flying Ryanair Can Make You Happy

26.08.2014
Last Friday I had followed my own advice and everything was going smoothly but then for some reason I started feeling agitated at everything...
This Anti-Cannabis Advert Is 'Scaremongering At Its Lowest'

This Anti-Cannabis Advert Is 'Scaremongering At Its Lowest'

Charlotte Meredith  19.08.2014
Drug prevention charities have reacted with exasperation after an anti-medical marijuana group claimed cannabis cookies can lead to rape. Opponents...
Addiction Treatment Is the Preserve of the Wealthy

Addiction Treatment Is the Preserve of the Wealthy

18.08.2014
All too often election year politics ends up as a tit for tat race to polling day. Committing to a Treatment Tax may not attract many...
'Serious Side-Effects' Hit V Festival Revellers Who Took 'Blue Ghost' Drug

'Serious Side-Effects' Hit V Festival Revellers Who Took 'Blue Ghost' Drug

16.08.2014
Three festivalgoers have been treated for "serious side-effects" after taking a tablet they believed to be a class A drug. Emergency crews...
Ordinary Credible Criminals

Ordinary Credible Criminals

14.08.2014
Norman Baker MP has taken the unprecedented step of calling for a rethink of the medicinal utilisation of cannabis. Never before has the...
Condoms Only Work If You're Sober

Condoms Only Work If You're Sober

14.08.2014
Up until the age of 40 (2002) I was a responsible gay man. I ensured that I used protection every time I had a casual sexual encounter....
The Coalition Is Completely Confused About Its Stance On Drugs

The Coalition Is Completely Confused About Its Stance On Drugs

Charlotte Meredith  14.08.2014
Drug prevention charities have responded with exasperation after the Tories immediately slapped down calls from the drugs minister for...
Why We Need More Awareness Around Hippie Crack

Why We Need More Awareness Around Hippie Crack

11.08.2014
It would be easy to assume that laughing gas is pretty harmless. After all, its name does suggest that it could be the gateway to a good...
Clegg In Bold Call For Radical Overhaul Of 'Utterly Senseless' Drug Laws

Clegg In Bold Call For Radical Overhaul Of 'Utterly Senseless' Drug Laws

Charlotte Meredith  8.08.2014
Nick Clegg has claimed "we are never going to win the war on drugs" in a powerful call for reform of the UK's "utterly senseless" drug...