Air Pollution Damages Intelligence: Doctors Against Diesel

Air pollution impacts cognitive abilities. Dr Guddi Singh, member of Doctors Against Diesel argues, “As our knowledge of the link between air pollution and ill health grows, so does the weight of our responsibility towards those affected by it, especially the next generation.

A call to protect Palestinian health workers

Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) outline their new campaign calling on the UK Government to take action to protect Palestinian health workers

Annual Report 2017/18

Our 2018 Annual Report is now available to read online. A round-up of all the amazing things that Medact has been up to over the past 12 months!

Hiroshima Day Appeal 2018

Our annual appeal remembers the anniversary of the world’s first nuclear bomb being dropped on Hiroshima in 1945.

Royal College of General Practitioners divests from fossil fuels!

The Royal College of General Practitioners is divesting from all fossil fuels. Dr Deirdre Duff shares this exciting news.

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