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Ensuring a good standard of therapy | Letters

30/11/2018 Letters 0

The three leading regulatory bodies for the counselling and psychotherapy profession have created a new competence framework as a response to the mental health crisisSuzanne Moore is right (We can talk about self-care, but this mental health crisis is …

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Bowel movement: the push to change the way you poo

30/11/2018 Alex Blasdel 0

Are you sitting comfortably? Many people are not – and they insist that the way we’ve been going to the toilet is all wrong. By Alex BlasdelFor their 27th wedding anniversary, the Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston gave his wife, Robin, a gift that promi…

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Wendy Atkin obituary

29/11/2018 Ara Darzi 0

Epidemiologist whose research led to a breakthrough in bowel cancer screening programmes worldwide“Breakthrough” is an overused word when applied to medical advances. But in the case of the 2010 trial of a new screening test for bowel cancer led by Wen…

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Smooth passage for swallowed Lego | Brief letters

28/11/2018 Letters 0

Brexit TV debate | Licence fee | Teaching children poetry | Swallowing legoSo, Theresa May is to argue with Jeremy Corbyn on TV (Report, 28 November), with no other voices to be heard. A Labour Brexiter arguing with a Tory Brexiter will lead to meaning…