Why can we visit shops, banks, even dentists, but not our own GPs?

SIR – The Internal Market Bill does not in itself breach international law. Rather it allows the Secretary of State to make regulations that could cause Britain to take acts contrary to the Withdrawal Agreement and protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland. It might be argued that the EU has breached Article 5 – to assist Britain […]

How to deal with Covid-19 anxiety in children

Good parenting – or perhaps it’s more accurate to say ‘good enough parenting’, because none of us will do the job perfectly – is hard enough at the best of times. You’ll be a good parent if you respond to your children’s needs in a way that’s appropriate both to the...

‘Lazy doctors are using Covid-19 as an excuse to not see us’

Health chiefs have warned GPs that failing to offer appointments in person is a “breach of contract” as concerns grow that Covid-19 is leaving patients across Britain without crucial consultations.  A letter will be sent to every family doctor in England,...

How night terrors can be debilitating for adults too

Harry Griffiths wasn’t sure where he was when he came to – all he knew was that one of his best friends was being crushed by a log. He sweated and shook with adrenalin as he threw his weight against the block of wood. If he couldn’t shift it, it was clear his friend...