The inhumanity of medicine
Medical marriages
The rich man in his castle
The poor man at his gate
The animal kingdom bites back
The miracle of DICE therapy for acute stroke
Handedness and longevity
Colour blind cricketers and snowballs
How sensitive are cardiac surgeons' fingers?
Ability to distinguish whisky (uisge beatha) from brandy (cognac)
Commentary
Effect of ale, garlic, and soured cream on the appetite of leeches
The killing season--fact or fiction?
A lesson in Indonesian
Crocodile bites and traditional beliefs in Korogwe District, Tanzania
Come back DDT--all is forgiven
Tickborne melanoma?
Squirrel bites
Once bitten, twice shy
Prawn bites fisherman
Dying for palliative care
Going private
The price of truth
A passage through grief--the Western Australian Rural Pregnancy Loss Team
Cover story
The lean and slippered pantaloon
Sartorial eloquence
John Marshall
Dr Doubledose
The earliest days of first aid
Adelaide Bartlett and the Pimlico mystery
Frederick Cayley Robinson's Acts of Mercy murals at the Middlesex Hospital, London
Thank you, Mr Shaw
Medicine and the Gulag
Medicine at the centre of the nation's affairs
Whatalotwegot--the messages in drug advertisements
Postscript
Cross words
Christmas wishes
An audit of excuses
Summer visitors
De inertia urbanorum
Another kind of flying doctor
The Christmas "clacker"
It's not cricket
The patient's view
Comment not needed
Evidence of birth deformities in 16th century Kent
Chocolate bars in eye