What a LARC: GPs could teach the media a thing or two about balance

In politics and in the media, it's easy to grab people’s attention with a sensational headline - and medical issues lend themselves very nicely to this kind of drama.

Take last week’s debacle over Implanon and Mirena, which followed a 7.30 Report into claims by some women that they had experienced serious adverse effects such as pelvic inflammatory disease and uterine perforation after being fitted with the long-acting