The medical weapons we have equipped ourselves with are losing their power. But scientists scent an answer.
Posts reporting medical consultations showed I was far from the only doctor never to have encountered JSE. But someone was eventually diagnosed on every thread.
Plus: junior doctors sold into slavery, and a new day for newspapers.
It seems to be the job of politicians and corporate spin-doctors not to help force change, but to explain why change can’t happen; why this sickening reality must be allowed to prevail; and why the fight against microbial resistance must carry on being hampered by limited access to vaccines.
Are autistic women the ultimate masters of disguise? New research suggests women could face yet another gender-related disadvantage.
Online betting has stimulated a huge boom in gambling – and gambling addiction.
Having had an eating disorder, I know the danger of assuming that being thinner is generally A Good Thing.
The government isn’t even pretending to protect whistleblowing doctors.
Birth is painful, frightening and unpredictable, and it is also highly politicised.
Silicone ring containing antiretroviral dapivirine drug could play an important role in preventing HIV infections.
As we download ever more of our lives on to electronic devices, are we destroying our own internal memory?
Across the political spectrum, the New Statesman introduces you to the personalities who shape our world. Where else would you find Jeremy Corbyn, Tony Blair and Theresa May in the same place?