When the drugs don’t work

Medicine Quality and Public Health addressed an important global topic – substandard and falsified medicines. This is an increasing problem for global health mainly affecting developing nations but also developed countries such as the UK and its National Health Service. There are a number of causes of poor quality medicines, but they largely fall into two […]

With the truth seekers at TEDxSkoll

We’ve all seen TED and TEDx videos on the internet, but TEDxSkoll was our first hands-on experience of one of the very well-known events. Eleven speakers spoke for 12-15 minutes each on a variety of topics ranging from anarchism to holocaust denial, from futurism to how satellite imagery displays the impact of humanity on the planet, and the event rounded off […]