Heres what Americans need to know about the UKs health system | James Ball

, , , , , , , , ,

Donald Trumps reviews of the NHS suggest he knows little about our method or the one he presides over, says freelance correspondent James Ball NHS Here’s what Americans need to know about the UK’s health system Donald Trump’s reviews of the NHS suggest he doesn’t know much about our arrangement- or the one he presides […]

Read More...

Is this the end of civilisation? We could take a different path | George Monbiot

, , , , , , , ,

Environmental breakdown, coupled with the self-destructive behaviour of governments, has designated us on a road to ruin. And were stymie off all measures of escape, says Guardian critic George Monbiot Environment Is this the end of civilisation? We could take a different route Environmental breakdown, coupled with the self-destructive behaviour of governments, has set us […]

Read More...

‘I dont know how they live with themselves’ artist Nan Goldin takes on the billionaire family behind OxyContin

, , , , , , , ,

The photographer became an addict after going secured on a drug opioid. Now clean-living, she is waging war on the skill donors who have advantaged from the crisis Nan Goldin The photographer became an addict after getting fixed on a drug opioid. Now clean, she is waging combat on the art philanthropists who have profited […]

Read More...

Dont listen to Gwyneth Paltrow: keep your coffee well away from your rectum | Jen Gunter

, , , , , , , ,

The colonic irrigation and chocolate enemas promoted on Paltrows website Goop are not merely excessive, they are potentially dangerous, writes obstetrician and gynaecologist Dr Jen Gunter It seems January is Gwyneth Paltrow’s go-to month for promoting potentially dangerous things that should not go in or near an orifice. January 2015 brought us jade eggs, and […]

Read More...

Chinese firm clones gene-edited dog in bid to treat cardiovascular disease

,

Beijing( CNN) With his black, dark-brown and lily-white wool, Longlong looks like most beagles. But the puppy has been sick with a blood-clotting agitation since delivery — exactly what scientists in China had wanted. With that genetic info now coded in, the disease — a leading cause of strokeand heart sickness — was progressed along […]

Read More...