UK Health Newswire Archive
16-11-2006 17:06Public Meeting for the Leeds Save Primary Care Campaign
Thursday 23rd November 7.30pm
The Common Place
23-25 Wharf Street
- Analysis and Experiences -
By Activist Trauma Support and the Wellbeing Group at the Climate Camp
10-11-2006 02:57The combined evidence suggests that neurodevelopmental disorders caused by industrial chemicals has created a silent pandemic.
07-11-2006 14:12This is an alert sent to Baby Milk Action supporters announcing a campaign launched today to help protect babies and mothers in the Philippines from the aggressive marketing of baby foods. Efforts to regulate the baby food companies to stop breastfeeding from being undermined and to ensure breastmilk substitutes are used safely if necessary are being threatened by legal action from US companies and pressure on the President from the US Chamber of Commerce.
06-11-2006 13:23A request for people who are against the welfare reform bill to discuss the issue for a radio package.
05-11-2006 17:18A new Christian Right Wing Group are seeking to gain seets in the Scotish Parlament.
02-11-2006 22:20The National Union of Students LGBT Association has called a day of action today, the 2nd November, campaigning against blood donation discrimination.
02-11-2006 15:01Government plans to put medical records on a national electronic data base are going ahead.
01-11-2006 20:07Today (1 November 2006) as government advisors on animal experiments (the Animal Procedures Committee or APC) publish their annual report, ex-Committee member Dr Gill Langley criticises the Home Office for continuing to license cruel animal experiments even though a total non-animal replacement exists.
01-11-2006 16:44Guardian Nov 1...
The NHS's centralised and computerised syetem 'Spine' poses a very real threat of breaches of confidentiality of health records and raises the spectre of other agencies getting a view too..
29-10-2006 18:32Thabo Mbeki's panel of foreign doctors, their advice, how to explain and handle the HIV-epidemic and the results.
28-10-2006 06:54A Japanese organisation that fights AIDS unveiled a new programme Wednesday aimed at engaging the 12 million African children orphaned by the deadly disease by getting them to play soccer.
26-10-2006 16:10An online petition asking for Intersex people not to be patholigised by the medical profession.
25-10-2006 19:36Lyme Disease is massively underdiagnosed in the UK, and sufferers are routinely denied treatment or given the wrong one. Why is this happening? The answer lies, above all, in the militarily sensitive nature of the disease.