Druin Burch
Druin Burch

Druin Burch is the author of Digging Up the Dead and Taking the Medicine. He is an attending physician at the University of Oxford Hospitals in England.

Pandemics
Dec. 14 2012 12:51 PMThe Invention of an IllnessFatty liver disease has gone from unknown to pandemic, but does it mean anything?
Medical Examiner
Sept. 28 2012 6:45 AMWhat’s the Difference Between Life and Death?We’re fretting too much about the distinction.
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Technology
Aug. 26 2015 12:11 PM Slate Voice: “Space Invaders” Never, ever use two spaces after a period: Listen to Mike Vuolo read Farhad Manjoo’s classic takedown of an enduring typographic sin.