- Horton and series editor Richard Turner reveal that child maltreatment in the UK has risen by over 6,000% since the start of the Iraq War, with over 950,000 preventable deaths. A child conceived in England and Wales has about a one in four chance of being killed before its first birthday.
- Aussie social worker Dorothy A Scott recounts the hidden threat that landmines pose to school sports.
- Top paediatrician Carole Jenny calls for more support for top paediatricians - especially those making outrageous allegations against innocent parents.
- More top paediatricians call for support for top paediatricians - and for smacking to be made illegal in non-Muslim countries.
Wednesday, December 03, 2008
Lancet - New Figures Shock Horror
In the most shocking shock issue since the last one, Lancet editor Richard Horton fearlessly exposes the price that British children are paying for George W Bush's War For Oil.