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Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 23/02/2012 - 14:09

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Drink death estimates trimmed

Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 28/07/2011 - 08:11

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Hold the front page: porn stars get STIs

Here’s a surprise: rates of sexually-transmitted diseases are high among performers in the adult film industry.

Nigel Hawkes :: Tue, 21/06/2011 - 15:37

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Heart disease in retreat - but why?

Nigel Hawkes :: Tue, 07/06/2011 - 14:55

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Depressed? Blame the recession

Nigel Hawkes :: Mon, 30/05/2011 - 16:41

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Read the report, not the press release

Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 26/05/2011 - 17:21

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Drink and disease: how figures can confuse

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 30/03/2011 - 17:13

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Disease clusters: chasing after shadows

Clusters of anything – suicides, birth defects, diseases – are a magnet to journalists.

Sheila Bird :: Thu, 10/03/2011 - 12:26

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Stumped by claims of "accurate" diagnosis

Radio 4’s Today programme and at least two newspapers, the Daily Telegraph and the Daily Mail, reported news earlier this week from the Institute of Psychiatry in London o

Sheila Bird :: Thu, 11/11/2010 - 14:35

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Better surveillance of HIV and hepatitis long overdue

Is the UK doing enough to identify and treat infections by HIV and hepatitis? The evidence suggests that it is not, and that complacency in the face of these threats is unjustified.