Tag Archives: Medical Times 1850

Don’t eat the green ones, or any other colour!

Buying sweets could be hazardous to your health. Eating blancmange likewise, as this cautionary tale from the Medical Times of 1850 shows:-  

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Indian hemp in a French cafĂ©

Forgotten Books is a website that deserves accolades. Yesterday they despatched the bound volume of Medical Times for 1850. It has copious specific and detailed information covering so much of the small stuff of life and death. By that I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment