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BBC News: Ministry of Defence Faces Legal Claims Over Malaria Drug Lariam (Mefloquine)

A group of military personnel are seeking damages from the Ministry of Defence over an anti-malarial drug they say has caused mental health problems. Law firm Irwin Mitchell says it has formally notified the MoD of several claims after being … Continue reading

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Dr Jane Quinn – Busting the Nameless MoD ‘Mythbusters’

The UK ministry of Defence (MoD) recently published a so-called ‘mythbusting guide‘ to the use of Lariam in the British forces. The piece written by an unnamed, faceless blogger made a number of false claims, including: “The [Public Health England Advisory … Continue reading

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