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Beyond pharmacy blog

All posts by Szu Shen Wong

Saint Cosmas and Damian: the patron saints of pharmacy and medicine

Posted by: Szu Shen WongMon, 26 Sep 2016

Szu Wong explains the story behind the Arabian twin brothers who practiced medicine and surgery without a fee.

Syphilis and the use of mercury

Posted by: Szu Shen WongThu, 8 Sep 2016

Sexual Health Week 2016 runs from 12-18 September. Szu Shen Wong, Thibaut Deviese, Jane Draycott, John Betts and Matthew Johnston describe what lies behind a print depicting patients with syphilis from the 18th century.

Damien Hirst, Pharmacy and the 1968 Medicines Act

Posted by: Szu Shen WongMon, 9 Nov 2015

Artist Damien Hirst intends to open a new restaurant called “pharmacy2” in London in 2016. Szu Wong recalls the legal difficulties he ran into with his first “Pharmacy” restaurant, which he opened in 1998.

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