Category: Health

100 years of chemical weapons

Hamish de Bretton-Gordon, the former commander of the UK Chemical, Biological and Nuclear Regiment, takes us through the history of chemical weapons – starting with chlorine, a choking agent that was first used in...

Women in NHS paid 23% less than men

Image copyright Science Photo Library Female NHS staff in England earn nearly a quarter less than their male colleagues, figures show. The data covers more than one million workers in England from doctors and...