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Posts Tagged ‘health’

Scientists use EU info access law to thwart drugs giant’s secrecy

Scientists have raised concerns about the effectiveness of Tamiflu and its side-effects after new data shows initial reports of the drug’s safety were wrong, The Daily Telegraph reports.

Experts from the Cochrane Collaboration, which assesses the effectiveness of medicines, have …

Taxpayers’ money used to welcome giant pandas

Animal rights campaigners have revealed that taxpayers’ money was used to fund the arrival of two giant pandas to Edinburgh Zoo in December.

The Captive Animals’ Protection Society (CAPS) used a Freedom of Information request to uncover £42,722 expenditure by …