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Dr Miriam Stoppard: Availability of NHS cannabis will be limited to just a few people

The new reclassification of ­cannabis for medical use means it can be prescribed on the NHS. If only that were ­entirely true. The reality is few people are likely to get a script for medical cannabis, according to a BMJ editorial. The potential demand for medical cannabis in the UK is considerable. A poll found… Read More »

Dr Miriam Stoppard: Fear of childbirth is becoming something more – tokophobia

Despite the fact that women have given birth over millennia and got through it safely, the current generation of mums-to-be are prey to fear and anxiety as never before. In the old days, horror tales of ­difficult and long births hardly ever saw daylight. They were kept hidden in the twilight world of “women’s works”.… Read More »