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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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Protein mania: the rich world’s new diet obsession

04/01/2019 Bee Wilson 0

Why we can’t get enough when we already eat too much. By Bee WilsonAre you getting enough protein? The question provides its own answer: if you are worrying about the amount of protein in your diet, then you are almost certainly eating more than enough…