Medicine today presents an inspiring picture of achievement over many ills. Men argue about its greatest advance – the introduction of the wonder drugs, new heart-surgery techniques, new medicines, anesthesia agents, the improvement in diagnosis. Which is the greatest doesn’t matter. What does is that medicine, once an art, has undergone a gradual but firm union with science so that it is now both an art and a science.

The Journal of Health and Medicine gives you a glimpse into some of the exciting advances which allow us to enjoy with comfort the greater life span they offer.