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Monday, 16 April 2007

  • Letters: Research on addiction
    Tuesday, 17 April 2007

    Yet on page 9 John von Radowitz ("Universities accused of cruel animal tests") reported the latest trumped-up campaign against medical research by the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (Buav). The economic cost of illegal drug use in the...

  • Letters: Independent midwifery
    Monday, 16 April 2007

    The independent midwifery association has been trying unsuccessfully to find an insurer for five years, after the last insurance company withdrew their prohibitively expensive cover. I was lucky enough to have independent midwifery care for the pregn...

  • Suzi Feay: At The Sharp End
    Monday, 16 April 2007

    I was being a little mischievous in questioning the bona fides of the controversial "women only" book prize. So conflicted are we about it that even the chairman of the judges, Muriel Gray, felt it necessary to attack the majority of women's fiction ...

  • The Third Leader: Ode to joy
    Tuesday, 17 April 2007

    The Danes? I wouldn't want to get into that tired stuff about the more northerly Europeans being dull, particularly as the other countries up there call them, a touch disapprovingly, a touch wistfully, "The Bohemians of Scandinavia". And they've prod...

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