Professor of Health Policy Peter Bradshaw comments on the think tank The King’s Fund and their compelling evdence that more cuts are going to have be made if the NHS is to restore its financial balance.
Mike Page is a Professor of Chemistry at the University of Huddersfield and comments on the recent BBC news story which says “global revolution in the use of antimicrobials is needed, according to a government backed report”. Professor Page goes onto say there is an urgent need for the discovery of new drugs to battle
Dr Laura Waters is a Principal Enterprise Fellow in the School of Applied Sciences. Here, in an article published on The Conversation, she talks about how testing drugs on animals could soon become obselete and the reasons why scientists are now actively considering alternatives.
Dr Farideh Javid, is a Senior Lecturer in Pharmacology. Here, in an article published on The Conversation she talks about why some people experience motion sickness while others don’t in light of the news that the new Top Gear presenters, Matt LeBlanc and Chris Evans, have been known to suffer from the condition and offers several remedies on how to beat it.
Pharmacist, academic and Principal Enterprise Fellow in Pharmacy Dr Mahendra Patel, comments on the cost of drugs and why some cannot be offered by the NHS because they are too expensive.