About these new proposals from the MCA with regard to our buying herbs and vitamins (WDDTY, vol 10, no 3): I had already written the Prime Minister and William Hague, but I will now try and spread the news of the impending curtailment of our freedom to choose the way we look after ourselves.
I just write to tell you of my support in this. I'm sending letters to papers and getting friends and relatives to join the battle for our individual freedom. Marie McDonald, Denbighshire.
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I am very grateful for your Viewpoint articles about the alarming proposed new powers to be given to the Medicines Control Agency to regulate herbs and vitamins. Readers may like to know that more information on British and European proposals (and whom to write to) may be obtained from Consumers for Health Choice on 0171 222 4182, and the Natural Medicines Society on 0181 941 6600. Frances Dorman, Norwich......