Doctor's Review: Medicine on the Move

November 21, 2017

February 2012

Volume 30, Number 2

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Gadgets

Take it for a spin

Getting there used to be half the fun, now it’s a pain in the pin feathers. I just ...

Travel News

The stuff of legends

BBC Radio and London’s British Museum probably had no idea that 15-minute, five-day-a-week radio segments on the history ...

Go hog wild

Harley-Davidson wants you to head out on the highway with their Authorized Tours. Organized by 11 independent tour ...

Air Miles: use ’em or lose ’em

It’s time to book a trip to as far away as your Air Miles will take you. As ...

NYC’s hot new ride

Will yellow NV200 minibuses become as iconic as NYC’s yellow Crown Victoria cabs have? We’ll soon find out. ...

The chosen ones

You should check out TripAdvisor before you book your next hotel. “The world’s largest travel site” just announced ...

London goes South

Royal Navy officer Captain Robert Falcon Scott (1868-1912) dreamed of being the first to reach the South Pole. ...

Travel Deals

Athens hotel discount

The Westin’s Astir Palace Beach Resort is one of three hotels on a 30-hectare private peninsula jutting out ...

A quaint, quiet London B&B

Arlington Avenue B&B is a quiet Georgian two-bedroom bed and breakfast in London’s Islington borough. It's within walking ...

Main chain in Costa Rica

Wydham’s four-star Tryp Sabana in San José, Costa Rica is 20 minutes from Juan Santamaria Airport and 10 ...

Days Inn Chicago museum package

Book the Field Museum Package at the Days Inn in Chicago and you get a VIP all-access pass ...

Features

Cooking confidential

Whether you're a newbie or a foodie, these classes will have you chopping like a pro in no time

To cook or not to cook?

A culinary school in Stratford, Ontario takes the drama out of preparing high-end fare

A flâneur in Paris

When the city itself is the main attraction, ditch the guidebook and amble around

Into the blue

Dip into pristine diving and simple pleasures on Turks and Caicos' tranquil Out Islands

See you next dune

A cycling safari in Namibia weaves through desert landscapes, colonial towns and spectacular wildlife

The best tees in China

Newly steeped in golf culture, the Pearl River Delta serves up a bevvy of World Cup courses

History of Medicine

Touch down

Can making contact with a monarch heal scrofula or was that just a 17th-century superstition?

Nutrition

A diet to douse inflammation

A study in the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine1 shows that there are lifestyle factors that can reduce ...

Recipes

Curried sweet potato, carrot and red lentil soup

If you don’t want to use cream in this soup, swirl in some plain yogurt or evaporated milk ...

Roasted beet salad with wild rice, goat cheese and chickpeas

This salad is wickedly healthy and the colours are vibrant, which saves fall and winter tables from too ...

Black bean brownies

These are the full-on real deal. Nobody has ever detected the merest hint of bean in these — ...