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Monday 10 February 2014
by Wulf
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Pain, Pus and Poison

If you aren’t too squeamish, then the recent Pain, Pus and Poison series on BBC4 receives my commendation as worth a watch. Michael Mosley does various self-experimentation but, although it sometimes looks shocking (like poking a needle through his hand … Continue reading

Tuesday 10 January 2012
by Wulf
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Missing: One Appendix

Several things from my childhood get clustered round the idea that I was about eight-ish. One of them was a fantastic trip to visit relatives in Canada. Another was acute appendicitis and a subsequent emergency appendectomy. I swapped my inflamed … Continue reading