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McMindfulness and a side of meritocracy | Letters

22/04/2019 Letters 0

Paul McGilchrist argues that the word challenge is used to persuade others to accept unpalatable change, financial constraint or disastrous policy. Robert Saunders says the idea that meritocracy leads to a reduction in inequality is a mythDavid Forbes’…

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Barriers to tackling mental health issues | Letters

14/04/2019 Letters 0

Sharing your experiences with colleagues can be freeing or detrimental, warns one anonymous writer. Headteacher Eileen Sheerin responds to the news that children who need help with mental health face a postcode lotteryWhile I agree with the idea that i…

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Loss of EU doctors is a disaster for the NHS | Letters

09/04/2019 Letters 0

It is disheartening that many doctors are feeling less welcome, writes Dr Chaand Nagpaul. Plus David Jost says Peterborough lost a very fine GP after the referendumThe interviews you published with three doctors who are concerned about the impact of Br…

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No-deal Brexit fears over medication supplies | Letter

09/04/2019 Letters 0

Given that we are currently due to exit the European Union this Friday without a deal, the issue of safe access to medication is broader than just epilepsyWe were both interviewed by BBC Newsnight last week for a report on no-deal preparations for phar…