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Health risks to women written off – Serious medical complications being dismissed as “women’s problems” contributed to a string of healthcare scandals over several decades, an inquiry ordered by the government has found. The review of vaginal mesh, hormonal pregnancy tests and anti-epilepsy medicine that harmed unborn babies paints a damning picture of a medical establishment that failed to acknowledge problems even in the face of mounting safety concerns, leading to avoidable harm to patients. Instead, women routinely had symptoms attributed to psychological issues or it being “that time of life”. The report’s wide-ranging recommendations include appointing an independent patient safety commissioner, an overhaul of the healthcare products regulatory agency and the expansion of the General Medical Council register to include a list of financial interests for all doctors. … [Read more...] about Wednesday briefing: Rishi Sunak to deliver coronavirus mini-budget
Conservatives have always tried to wave away these facts as minor foibles. Trump’s speech goes further, however, and doesn’t even mention these men’s crimes, since it would detract from their “intrepid deeds”. But any morally honest person should see that we can’t honor anyone who kept other human beings prisoner and extracted their labor by force. Sorry, if you were a slaver, you don’t get a statue. Likewise if you were a Confederate. Or if you massacred Native people, like Andrew Jackson. … [Read more...] about Trump’s Mount Rushmore speech was a grim preview of his re-election strategy
Enough. There are doubtless a handful of loyal fans who would continue to adore The Archers if it were broadcast in Serbo-Croat, but I believe I may speak for many listeners when I say that, my duty done, I can’t listen to another word of the programme unless normal service is restored. … [Read more...] about As the Covid crisis deepened, the nation’s favourite farming soap shut up shop – and replaced sparkling dialogue with dreary monologues – STEPHEN GLOVER on how the Archers became under an udder turn-off
‘I have apologised to my eldest about that,’ she says. ‘When she was little, I was doing what I’d done my whole life. I’d say, in her presence: “Oh, my God, I’m so fat. Why did I eat those biscuits? I hate myself.” … [Read more...] about Would you be brave enough to show the world your cellulite? Actress Nadia Sawalha did – in a bold bid to break the ultimate body taboo – and she now asks: when will women abandon the tyranny of unattainably perfect skin?