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 episode we explore the history of respiratory medicine. We start with tuberculosis – discussing its many

In this episode we uncover the history of infectious diseases, including the study of contagion and smallpox

In this episode we uncover the history of oncology, or the study and treatment of cancer. From Ancient Egyptian

In this episode we explore the history of gastroenterology, from Ancient Greek theories on the importance of

In this fortnight’s episode we uncover the history of psychiatry, from witchcraft in the Middle Ages to trepanation

In this episode we explore the history of public health, including the impact of unclean water, food shortages,

In this episode we explore the history of renal medicine, examining how difficult it was to uncover what was

In this episode we explore the history of genito-urinary complaints, including the difficulty of correctly