Intended for healthcare professionals
Home/News & Views/Observations


Showing results 1-62

“Hidden” cost of the pandemic: drug overdose deaths

August 4, 2021

Leaked government white paper ends England’s NHS internal market and returns power to health secretary

February 9, 2021

Immunized? There’s an app for that

January 13, 2021

The NHS is not at risk of being overwhelmed—it already is

January 12, 2021

The leading cause of death in the US

August 3, 2020

Will covid-19 change US healthcare for the better?

April 30, 2020

Covid-19: Don’t forget the impact on US family physicians

March 26, 2020

ABC of medical confidentiality

March 4, 2020

Emerging tensions will affect how the NHS uses its new money

February 28, 2020

Des Spence: Why #healthbeliefs should be top of all our communications

February 26, 2020

Religion and spirituality in medicine: friend or foe?

January 13, 2020

What the SNP, Plaid Cymru, the DUP, and Greens are promising the NHS

December 6, 2019

Surreal, unlikely, curious: the voters’ choice on health

November 27, 2019

What a Johnson or Corbyn government might mean for the NHS

November 20, 2019

Dealing fairly with racist patients

November 19, 2019

What are political parties offering voters?

October 17, 2019

Are e-cigarettes killing people in the US?

September 17, 2019

Yellowhammer outlines how things fall apart in a no deal Brexit

September 13, 2019

Grandmasters of medicine

August 20, 2019

What does Prime Minister Johnson mean for the NHS?

July 30, 2019

The drip, drip, drip of the profit motive

July 16, 2019

The NHS and our next prime minister

July 8, 2019

Popular e-cigarette Juul comes under attack

June 18, 2019

The NHS workforce plan is an off-the-scale fantasy

June 6, 2019

Ask your patient: what is most important to you, and why?

May 20, 2019

NHS workforce: latest data are shocking but no surprise

May 15, 2019

Fiona Godlee: Chief among editors

March 27, 2019

Alexander Kumar: From the Amazon to the Arctic

March 22, 2019

Sally Davies: Silk, noir, and diplomacy

March 20, 2019

Jenny Vaughan: Overturning injustice

March 14, 2019

Musical chairs in the NHS leadership waltz

March 13, 2019

Ben Goldacre: A great time to be alive

March 6, 2019

Mukesh Kapila: The international humanitarian

February 27, 2019

Tolu Oni: Working on Africa’s health

February 20, 2019

Graham Kramer: Making health literacy easy

February 13, 2019

Ranjana Srivastava: Writing to reach you

February 6, 2019

Becky Haines: Care planning and campervanning

January 30, 2019

Ethics of emergency bedside medicine

January 29, 2019

Pascale Allotey: Treat people, not disease

January 23, 2019

Scott Wilkes: Sunderland’s got talent

January 16, 2019

What the NHS long term plan leaves out

January 10, 2019

Laurie Tomlinson: Adventures in nephrology

January 9, 2019

John Carlisle: In the Goldilocks zone

January 2, 2019

Gabriel Weston: A surgeon-writer-presenter’s story

December 5, 2018

Under the cover of groceries: beating sugar taxes

December 3, 2018

David Paynton: Reinvent the primary care team

November 28, 2018

Kevin Stewart: More safety, less blame

November 21, 2018

Agnes Binagwaho: Humour, hope, and global health

November 14, 2018

Why didn’t the budget include tax rises to pay for the NHS funding boost?

November 12, 2018

Jen Gunter: Poking the snake oil

November 7, 2018

Kiran Jobanputra: Humanitarian in the field

October 31, 2018

Virginia Barbour: Queen of open access

October 24, 2018

Karen Kirkham: Community hub pioneer

October 17, 2018

Is doctor-patient confidentiality dying a slow death?

October 15, 2018

Mahua Chakrabarti: Blissful operator

October 10, 2018

What did the party conferences tell us about the NHS and social care?

October 9, 2018

Chris and Xand van Tulleken: Sibling revelry

October 3, 2018

Esther Choo: Equality is good medicine

September 26, 2018

Mike Lean: Many mountains to climb

September 19, 2018

Dubhfeasa Slattery: Professional professionalist

September 12, 2018

David Mitchell: US drug price warrior

September 5, 2018

Simukai Chigudu: The politics of epidemics

August 29, 2018
Can’t find what you’re looking for?Continue to all observations articles