A podcast series exploring medicine past and present - with each episode focusing on a different specialty

 

This fortnightly podcast explores the history of medicine, alongside the experiences of medical practitioners working in the field. In each episode we will delve into the history of a different medical speciality, before talking to a physician practicing that speciality.

The podcast is available to download on Spotify, Itunes, Podbean, Stitcher and Soundcloud.

In this fortnight’s episode we uncover the history of geriatric medicine, including the use of workhouses and

In this fortnight’s episode we explore the past and present of rheumatology. Dubious diagnoses, a bit of class

In this episode we delve into the history of palliative care, starting with Carl Marx (with a C, not a K – so not

In this episode we uncover the history of diabetes and its treatment, starting with Ancient Egypt and Greece and