Downing Street tells Brussels negotiators documents must not be shared with 27 states
Martin McKee #FBPEUK wants to keep its #backstop proposals secret. Remember the Brexit impact assessments. "Fishing takes place mainly on coast" "Banks mainly in population centres". Baseline assumption must be that they are nonsense until proven otherwise.
Secretary of State Steve Barclay's speech at a breakfast event hosted by Europa Press in Madrid, Spain earlier today.
Martin McKee #FBPEUK Brexit Secretary calls on EU to "take risks" with @BorderIrish . As someone who observed at first hand the death and destruction there in the 1970s, can I ask who he thinks will bear the risk?
The countries of the Caribbean are facing a perfect storm of events that pose a severe
threat to the health of their people. 2018 was the third consecutive year of above
average meteorological activity, with several countries, including Anguilla and...
Martin McKee #FBPEJust back from Jerusalem where many Israeli friends were very worried about election - justifiably. Netanyahu has shown utter contempt for electoral law. See also UK, US, Turkey, Hungary ... we all need vastly greater penalties in these cases.
Helena Legido-Quigley and colleagues examine the barriers that migrants face in accessing healthcare and argue they are counterproductive for host countries
The decision to migrate is rarely easy. For many, there is little choice because of...
Two official documents this week reveal that our Government feels no legal responsibility for securing our food supplies in an emergency – neither fire, flood, disease epidemic, conflict, supply chain disruption, nor no-deal Brexit.
Amid concerns over vaping, the US Centers for Disease Control is investigating hundreds of cases of severe lung problems associated with the habit, often promoted as a safer alternative to smoking, writes Professor Sir Harry Burns.
Martin McKee #FBPEVaping: The evidence that suggests it may not be safe – Professor Harry Burns
Elections aren’t just important – they are revealing. They tell us things about who we are and how we behave. Written by leading political experts, Sex, Lies and Politics reveals what really makes us tick...
Background Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are rising in India resulting in major health system challenges. Methods Eighteen primary health centre (PHC) clusters in rural Andhra Pradesh were randomised over three, 6-month steps to an intervention...