The European Parliament voted last night to restrict speculation by banks and hedge funds, to prevent them driving up food prices and fuelling global hunger.
Youngest children from most vulnerable populations benefit most
Antibiotics improve growth in children at risk of undernourishment in low and middle income countries, finds a study
Latest estimates published by healthcare experts LaingBuisson in the fourth edition of Dentistry UK Market Report, value UK primary care dentistry at £5.8bn in 2013/2014, with £3.62bn (63%) of this spent by government and patients on NHS dentistry
It has been alleged that the UK Independence Party leader, Nigel Farage, had £50,000 to £60,000 in EU funds, now described by some as ‘missing’, paid into his personal bank account.
Lower salt intake likely to have had key role in plummeting cardiovascular disease deaths in past decade
Average salt intake fell by 15% in 2003-11 in England; heart disease and stroke deaths fell by around 40%
There is still time to prevent dangerous climate change, but only if nations take bold international action to drastically reduce their use of fossil fuels, says Friends of the Earth ahead of a key UN scientific report, published on Sunday 13th April 2014.