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Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 08/02/2012 - 14:39

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Squeezing Scottish drinkers until the pips squeak

Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 26/01/2012 - 11:28

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Alcohol-related hospital admissions set to tumble

Headlines asserting that hospital admissions attributable to alcohol have doubled since 2004 to over a million a year could soon be just a nasty memory.

Nigel Hawkes :: Mon, 16/01/2012 - 18:09

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Death rates in a Welsh village misconstrued

Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 15/12/2011 - 16:38

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How frequent are wars?

Nigel Hawkes :: Fri, 09/12/2011 - 18:08

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Cancer: it’s still your fault

Nigel Hawkes :: Mon, 28/11/2011 - 11:48

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Britain’s record on cancer: an update

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 23/11/2011 - 15:18

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Jumping on the winter deaths bandwagon

Several papers this morning bemoaned the latest figures for excess winter deaths, but it’s not clear why.

Nigel Hawkes :: Tue, 15/11/2011 - 14:34

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Britain’s record on cancer: who’s right?

Claims made by David Cameron and Andrew Lansley about cancer care in the NHS have generated a row that shows no sign of diminishing.

Nigel Hawkes :: Mon, 07/11/2011 - 14:57

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Eat English, Live Longer

Can it really be true that the Celtic nations of the UK could save almost 4,000 lives every year by eating like the English?

Sheil Bird :: Fri, 28/10/2011 - 10:32

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Mephedrone and Russian roulette: are they really comparable?

Yesterday users of designer drugs including mephedrone were told they were playing Russian roulette with their lives.