They say that laughter is the best medicine, but often our best humor comes from medicine itself.





Disease

Disease
Viruses, contagions, and illness.

Home Cures

Home Cures
Oddball home remedies, some of which actually work.

Doctor, Doctor

Doctor, Doctor
Famous physicians.

Medical Myths

Medical Myths
Misplaced beliefs and quackery.

Drugs

Drugs
Drugs — legal, illegal and imaginary.

Potent Potables

Potent Potables
Chemicals in what we drink.

Emergency Room

Emergency Room
What takes place in the E.R.

Seeking Asylum

Seeking Asylum
The insane and our fear of them.

Freakish Fatalities

Freakish Fatalities
Odd demises.

Toxin du Jour

Swine Flu
Swine flu rumors and purported remedies or preventives.

Ebola


Fearbola
All things viral regarding Ebola.

Toxin du Jour

Toxin du Jour
Dangerous properties rumored to lurk in ordinary household products.