December 2015 archive

Option D – medicine and drugs

Some good resources

Rx for Survival, from PBS  has video clips on a variety of health issues. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/rxforsurvival/series/video/index.html

Pain, Pus and Poison, from the BBC is a great series about many of the topics in this option.

Episode 1 is here. Episode 2 is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mlDO-uKMNWk

Open University has a bunch of free courses (2 and 4 hours long) on medicine and drug design. Here is an excerpt of one, with videos and questions on the process of designing a drug.