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Stewart Adams obituary

13/02/2019 Georgina Ferry 0

Pharmacologist who developed the painkiller ibuprofen and made a fortune for BootsIn the 1950s, health and safety protocols were less stringent than today, and so it was possible for Stewart Adams, a group leader in the research department at Boots, to…

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Craving insight into addiction | Letters

13/01/2019 Letters 0

Dr David Marjot on the anti-boredom effect, and Dr Ian Flintoff on the damage done by a materialist societyI am a retired consultant psychiatrist who specialised in the field of addiction (Constant craving: is addiction on the rise?, G2, 9 January). My…