August 16, 2018

Hospital Sepsis Deaths In England ‘Jump By A Third’

NEWS Sepsis deaths recorded in England’s hospitals have risen by more than a third in two years, according to data collected by a leading safety expert. […]
August 13, 2018

Low Levels Of Omega-3 Fatty Acids Linked To Preterm Birth

NEWS New research has found that pregnant women who have low plasma levels of omega-3 fatty acids in their first and second trimesters are at a […]
August 10, 2018

European Commission Authorizes Five GM Crops

NEWS Europe’s executive body, the so-called ‘European Commission’, has authorized five GM crops for use in food and feed. COMMENT Along with the vast majority of […]
August 10, 2018

Scientists Discover How Thalidomide Produced Birth Defects

NEWS More than 60 years after the drug thalidomide caused birth defects in thousands of children whose mothers took it while pregnant, scientists have discovered how […]