People seem to have a pretty good idea of what a healer should look like in medieval fantasy. How about a hospital?

The fact that dwarves can hold their alcohol better than humans tells us a tremendous amount about their biology.

One of the big news items of the past few weeks has been the release of 5th edition Dungeons & Dragons. The Player's Handbook gives us one interesting thing to look at: the Contagion spell.

Werewolves remain a serious problem in modern medicine.

What is 10d6 damage, exactly? Let's ask people who have survived being caught in a fireball.

Let me tell you about Joshua Abraham Norton, first Emperor of the United States.