History

Alice in Wonderland and Sleep Apnea

An interesting review in the Oxford University Press blog by Edward Shorter, MD, Professor in the History of Medicine and Professor of Psychiatry, University of Toronto and Susan Bélanger, Research Coordinator with the History of Medicine Program discusses “Alice in Wonderland in Psychiatry and Medicine.” The authors describe that since Lewis Carroll published Alice’s Adventures […]

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By R Kennedy | History . Sleep . Sleep Apnea
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Poll: Has America Changed Since 9/11?

According to CBS News/New York Times poll released last week, more than four out of five Americans say the United States has fundamentally changed since the attacks of September 11, 2001, with about one in four saying Americans are more cautious now. In the poll of 1,165 adults interviewed by telephone in late August 2011, […]

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By R Kennedy | History . Uncategorized
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Rare 19th and 20th Century Psychiatry Photos

Rare photos of psychiatry’s past. [Read more]

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By R Kennedy | History . News . Treatment
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