June 6, 2018

High percentage of pregnant women deficient in iodine

NEWS Experts want iodine to be added to salt after research showed that a lack of the mineral in pregnant women stops half of all children […]
June 5, 2018

Elderly patients discharged from hospital with potentially lethal cocktails of drugs

NEWS Elderly patients are being discharged from hospital with large cocktails of drugs that can cause severe side effects or even death when combined. COMMENT It […]
June 4, 2018

Pregnant smokers may reduce harm done to baby’s lungs by taking vitamin C

NEWS Women who are unable to quit smoking during their pregnancy may reduce the harm smoking does to their baby’s lungs by taking vitamin C, according […]
June 4, 2018

Mediterranean diet may reduce effects of air pollution

NEWS Eating a Mediterranean diet may protect people from some of the harm of long-term exposure to air pollution, and reduce their risk of dying from […]