Associate feature: Direction of travel – tackling health inequalities

19 September 2017

NHS Health Scotland chief executive Gerry McLaughlin explains why tackling inequality is at the heart of improving health

Dr Catherine Calderwood: Healthcare needs to move away from a quick fix

19 September 2017

Holyrood interviews Scotland’s Chief Medical Officer, Catherine Calderwood, on her realistic medicine vision

 

Inspiring change: inclusive growth

18 September 2017

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation’s recent conference on inclusive growth brought together policymakers from all sectors across Scotland  

There is no quick fix in mental health

15 September 2017

Scotland can and must do better on mental health, writes SAMH chair Chris Creegan

Let's fix inequality now

13 September 2017

Public health professor Sir Harry Burns argues treating illness is not enough to create a healthy society

Let clothes be clothes: gender stereotyping

11 September 2017

It’s time to move away from old-fashioned, restrictive ideas and bin the pink/blue divide

Ministers announce new £60m fund to accelerate innovation in low carbon infrastructure

8 September 2017

Programme for Government includes plans to phase out new petrol and diesel vehicles in Scotland by 2032

Q&A with Fergus Ewing

8 September 2017

Q&A with Fergus Ewing, Cabinet Secretary for the Rural Economy and Connectivity

SNP pressed to ‘pick a side’ on income tax

20 September 2017

Labour uses opposition day debate to push parties to clarify their plans for income tax

Small business confidence in Scotland has dropped, the FSB finds

20 September 2017

The Federation of Small Businesses reports that pessimism has increased among small businesses in Scotland