Posts tagged ‘disease’

Throwback Thursday: The Dick Test

We don’t hear much about the treatments that preceded penicillin, so let’s take time to remember the Dick Test.


Maybe this time: What we’ve learned in the decade since SARS

Almost exactly a decade after the first SARS patient, a new and similar illness emerges in the Middle East. This virus may not be the next epidemic, but it begs the question of whether something like SARS could happen to us again.