Dr. Elaine Schattner has Grand Rounds this week at Medical Lessons. Not only has she put together some very interesting reading, but a range of photos from around the world. In her call for submissions Dr. Schattner asked that bloggers submit a photo from their region, and she received some lovely images. Have a look.
Archives for July 2011
The central theme of this blog is that there are no mental illnesses and that the spurious medicalization of problems of living represents a tragic wrong turn in human history. In a comment on my last post, Nanu Grewal raised the question of a natural correction. In other words, does there come a point where… Continue Reading
On June 23, the New York Review of Books, one of the most prestigious literary magazines in the country, published a piece by Marcia Angell. I’ve mentioned Dr. Angell before. She had been editor-in-chief of the New England Journal of Medicine and had come out strongly against the extent to which drug companies are controlling and… Continue Reading