The History of Medicine
By Kirby Gong
Explore the rich history of medicine, from the diseases that once plagued us, how the medicine we take for granted today came to be, and the curious characters and stories surrounding these technologies. Updates every week, with breaks between seasons for additional research and planning. Our current topic: Mental Illness. Still researching, episodes to resume at the end of December. Past Season's topics: Season 1 - Antibiotics. Season 2 - Surgery/Anesthesia. Season 3 - Public Health.