How not to defeat Aids
By James Le Fanu - 15 May 13:00

<strong>The Wisdom of Whores: Bureaucrats, Brothels and the Business of Aids

</strong>Elizabeth P

BMA staff to strike
By Jaimie Kaffash - 14 May 16:37

How staff at the the British Medical association, the 'trade union' for British doctors, are plannin

Biotech Britain: Introduction
By Staff blogger - 12 May 13:30

Biotechnology is the use of biological systems and living organisms, or their derivatives, to make or modify products or processes.

Using our experience of failure to drive forward miracles
By Paul Rodgers - 12 May 13:14

Paul Rodgers examines the strengths and weaknesses of biotechnology in Britain

Don't lose your bottle
By Roger Scruton - 01 May 13:00

Ignore the health fascists - drinking is a matter of personal choice

Can talking make you better?
By Simon Wessely - 01 May 13:00

CBT does not cure cancer, schizophrenia or arthritis, but it does improve mood, coping and quality o

Is Labour abolishing illness?
By Alison Ravetz - 01 May 13:00

The new rules on incapacity benefit stake everything on a major gamble: that a large proportion of c

A dangerous experiment
By Rachel Cooke - 24 April 13:00

This appalling documentary was exploitative and irresponsible

<strong>The Doctor Who Hears Voices

The American male
By Alexander Comfort - 17 April 13:00

<strong>Taken from The <em>New Statesman</em> 19 June 1948</strong>

Treat with extreme caution
By Simon Singh - 17 April 13:00

Homoeopathic medicine is founded on a bogus philosophy. Its continued use is a drain on NHS resource

Shape of the future
By Rowenna Davis - 17 April 13:00

Observations on bodybuilding

The invisible woman
By Annalisa Barbieri - 10 April 13:00

Life without mirrors is an unsettling experience.

Scenes of mild peril
By Hugh Aldersley-Williams - 03 April 13:00

Despite what the papers say, we live in pretty safe times.

All shapes and sizes
By Annalisa Barbieri - 03 April 13:00

High-street designers could learn a lot from the world of film.

Physical education
By Alice O'Keeffe - 03 April 13:00

Wayne McGregor, Britain's hottest choreographer, tells Alice O'Keeffe that dance holds the answer to

Tales of typographic oceans
By Daniel Starza-Smith - 03 April 13:00


Adam Mars-Jones <em>Faber & Faber, 525pp, £18.99</em>

Making the Grade? Not yet...
By Janet Veitch - 01 April 12:06

Janet Veitch says that with a score of 2 out of 10, the Government needs to start taking real action

Embryology and Catholicism
By Paul Rodgers - 31 March 10:54

Why is it that the Catholic Church is so vehemently opposed to something that has so many possibilit

A bigger splash
By Cressida Connolly - 27 March 12:00

<strong>Clean: an Unsanitised History of Washing</strong>

Katherine Ashenburg <em>Profile Books,

'We don't do rabies'
By Alyssa McDonald - 27 March 12:00

When Alyssa McDonald was bitten by a stray dog in Romania, she was given excellent anti-rabies treat

Kindness of George W
By Nicholas Wapshott - 19 March 12:00

Bush's efforts on behalf of Aids sufferers in Africa may, in retrospect, be among his most important

The horror, the horror
By Antonia Quirke - 19 March 12:00

<strong>Trust Me, I'm a (Junior) Doctor</strong>

Max Pemberton <em>Hodder & Stoughton, 298pp, £12

Bengal's fowl legacy
By Sue Branford - 19 March 12:00

Bird flu panic may have run its course in the UK but in West Bengal an altogether more dramatic dram

Spreading the love
By Tim Walker - 19 March 12:00

Beyond the walls and barbed wire, Tim Walker finds hope for marginalised people in South Africa

With all that money, schools and hospitals should be better
By aloysiusmcd - 19 March 12:00

The “third stage” is designed to make clear that Brown’s Labour Party will not revert to old tax-and

Sound and visions
By Anna Picard - 19 March 12:00

<strong>The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the 20th Century</strong>

Alex Ross <em>Fourth Estate, 62

Meet the girlfriend
By Ryan Gilbey - 19 March 12:00

A promising social satire descends into ingratiating small-town togetherness

<strong>Lars and the

Sticking to their guns
By Mark Ashurst - 19 March 12:00

<strong>After the Party</strong>

Andrew Feinstein <em>Jonathan Ball Publishers, 300pp, £10</em>

After the cyclone
By Barbara Gunnell - 19 March 12:00

At least 93 people were killed and 190,000 displaced when tropical cyclone Ivan struck Madagascar

Escape from Panopticon
By Matthew Taunton - 19 March 12:00

We may have nothing to fear but freedom itself