19th Century

Medicine – Part Eight

From around the 1750s the process known as the industrial revolution was taking shape. This brought new innovations and technologies, but also brought new challenges. The telegraph and railways expanded communications and transport. Improved production [more…]

Vir Cantium, Going Postal
Health

NHS in Crisis

An acute shortage of basic medical supplies has left the NHS ‘close to breaking point’. NHS Managers and campaigners have revealed that only one week’s supply of basic necessities such as sick bags and Milk [more…]