A note on The Cancer Act of 1939

The Cancer Act became law in 1939. It has since been amended many times, and most of its sections, clauses and provisions have been repealed or are now incorporated into other health legislation. It remains nevertheless on the statute book.

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The Grey Corries Ridge

Munros since diagnosis #167 to #169

12:15 – Stob Choire Claurigh (M015), 3862ft, 1177m

13:30 – Stob Coire an Laoigh (M038), 3661ft, 1116m

15:00 – Sgurr Choinnich Mor (M052), 3589ft, 1094m

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Not giving delusion any solidity

The artifice of humanity has always been the image of its reality

… the very idea of science has become the ultimate social authority and arbiter of truth – a bit like the way assorted assemblages of religious observance, cultural practice and social convention were once held together by the idea of God …

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