Dr Mark Porter reports on the latest treatments for eye conditions.
30/30 In 1967, Christiaan Barnard performed the first heart transplant operation.
29/30 Andrew traces the impact of the great polio epidemics and the ethical dilemmas they posed.
Callers' questions answered about osteoporosis, its causes and how it can be treated.
28/30 The National Health Service was set up in 1948 to provide free healthcare for everyone.
Dr Mark Porter investigates the latest treatments for shoulder problems.
27/30 The first antibiotic, penicillin, appeared to be a miracle medicine.
26/30 How medics discovered that the absence of a vitamin could be the cause of a disease.
25/30 The influence of Florence Nightingale and the sanitarians.
24/30 What role did European medicine play in spreading European culture across the Empire?
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