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Many plants contain nicotine but those commonly cultivated for tobacco are indigenous to America. The first clear...

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Most of the portraits we hold include specific objects and visual references that relate to the careers of the...

Examination of the College's first candidate for Licentiateship took place in 1682, and it was 'upon Severall...

In his biography of John Baron, Joseph Pettigrew quotes Baron’s description of his first meeting with Edward Jenner...

William Turner's 1551 work is the first original scientific herbal written by an Englishman and the first published...

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The Medical Heritage Library has reached a total of 100,000 digitised books with the...

Bathing has been prescribed as a treatment in one form or another since at least the time of Ancient Greece. 

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Over the past few months we have been cataloguing our collection of photographs of the College, these have included...