Max Pemberton

Editor’s Letter

22 October 2016 9:00 am

Welcome to the autumn issue of Spectator Health, published in conjunction with our partners Benenden. This time we have a…

Editor’s Letter: introducing our new sponsors and highlighting our new articles

7 May 2016 9:00 am

Welcome to the latest issue of Spectator Health, produced in conjunction with our partners Benenden. We’ve got a great mix…

Editor’s Letter: introducing our new sponsors and highlighting our new articles

20 February 2016 9:00 am

Welcome to the latest issue of Spectator Health, where we also welcome our new partners, Benenden. They are a very…

Jeremy Hunt is spoiling for a fight. He’s picked the wrong one

14 November 2015 9:00 am

Jeremy Hunt is right to fight for NHS reform. But he’s going after the wrong people, on the wrong issue

Why won’t our condom-obsessed NHS back this wonder drug?

7 November 2015 9:00 am

A new drug could reduce new infections to zero – so why hasn’t the NHS backed it yet?

A wonder drug could eradicate Aids. So why isn’t it offered in Britain?

24 October 2015 9:00 am

You have probably never heard of Truvada, but it is a pharmacological breakthrough that has the potential to consign Aids…

Editor’s letter

9 May 2015 9:00 am

Welcome to this, the fifth edition of Spectator Health. In this issue we have a powerful essay by Johann Hari…

Editor’s letter

21 February 2015 9:00 am

Welcome to this, the fourth edition of Spectator Health. In this issue our cover piece is by Derek Yach, defending…

Editor’s letter

22 November 2014 9:00 am

Welcome to the latest issue of Spectator Health. For our cover story we have the brilliant Professor Allyson Pollock writing…

How to fix the NHS: a doctor's prescription

18 October 2014 9:00 am

A doctor’s prescription

Editor’s letter

27 September 2014 8:00 am

Welcome to the second edition of Spectator Health. We had some great feedback from our readers after the first issue…

Editor’s letter

31 May 2014 9:00 am

Welcome to the first edition of Spectator Health, our new quarterly supplement designed especially for people who might never normally…

Friend or foe? Middle-aged women are confronted by a bewildering array of medication and advice

HRT: The debate goes on

31 May 2014 9:00 am

Good for us? Bad for us? The truth is, it’s up to every woman and her doctor to weigh up the risks and benefits, says Max Pemberton

As a doctor, I’d rather have HIV than diabetes

19 April 2014 9:00 am

In the West, the deadliest thing about HIV may now be the stigma

Obesity is not a disease

12 October 2013 9:00 am

Britain must urgently confront its obesity – and lifestyle – problem