Medical Lore

Urban Legends
Doctors, nurses, and all manner of medical personnel perform the bizarre, the strange, or the hazardous!

Faith Healing Explained star
Faith healing is an area of alternative medicine that is condemned and condoned in the world. It is often dominated by stereotypes and extreme prejudice. What are the truths behind this practice?

HIV Infected Needles star
Have you been pricked by an HIV infected needle when you sat down in a movie theater or sticking your fingers in a coin return slot? No, of course you haven´t.

The Zicam Alert star
Zicam was a popular cold medicine that had dramatic beneficial effects for many users, but could a mere cold medicine destroy your sense of smell? A number of emails circulated the internet stating just that.

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