Saturday, July 21, 2018

But What Should The Price Of Zarontin Be In Ireland?

A little story about pharmaceutical drug prices in Ireland. The interesting bit being that no one seems to have asked what I consider the...

Just Pay People For Their Kidneys Already

We may have mentioned this before - just pay people for their kidneys, organs, already. Yes, sure, it's just fine that we've a system...

Should Doctors Have Special Legal Privileges When They Kill People?

It's an interesting question, should the law for doctors who kill patients be different from the law for everyone else? The answer is no,...

The Case for Winding up Public Health England

Some of what Public Health England does is worthwhile. This includes protecting us from public health hazards, and preparing for and acting upon public...

Is It Fat Shaming To Be Concerned About Child Obesity?

That child obesity isn't what we're told it is is true. Chris Snowdon has shown that quite conclusively. I show some more credible evidence and...

Solve Britain’s Obesity Crisis – Elect Jeremy Corbyn!

Not that we're all that surprised, given the source, but there's a gargantually stupid suggestion from Janet Street Porter today. We should solve Britain's...

The Absurdity of Bans On Bogof Biscuits

Every society does, at times, lose its mind. Here we've a lovely example of ours doing so right now. There are plans afoot to...

Obamacare Supporters The Stupidest, Dumbass, People

This isn't us insisting that Obamacare supporters are the stupidest, dumbass, people but Senator Orrin Hatch. We would simply agree that if not the...

The Bicycle – The Healthiest Invention Ever

It has long been a not entirely and wholly serious contention that the bicycle was the one single invention which improved the health of...

Organ Donation – The Hell With Results, Concentrate On The Feelz

We're really not impressed with this argument about organ donation. Not at all impressed in fact. For the actual argument is that we should...