Category: NHS

Astrology, the NHS and clinical negligence

Here’s a batshit insane story, to quote from one of my Twitter acquaintances, Adrian Short: Batshit insane Tory MP David Tredinnick wants more astrology in healthcare: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-28464009 … And here’s the story he links to: A Conservative MP has spoken…

Why the NHS must die

Two stories which make me understand why the bad-business sponsors behind the ruling Tory Party believe – and intend – that the NHS must die. First, this one in Spanish and from Spain (robot English here) – basically saying that…

Are the English political cowards?

This piece just published by Seema Chandwani on Labour Left describes all too clearly what’s happening to the NHS at the moment: Across the country, the NHS is being dismantled, downgraded and closed down. These decisions are reckless and defies commonsense considering…

The uncaring NHS vs the caring DWP?

There’s a campaign of sorts being waged here – perhaps rightly in parts but unfairly in the main.  Charles Moore at the Telegraph describes the uncaring NHS thus: It is officially calculated that, between 2005 and 2009, up to 1,200…