Manitoba Heritage: Infectious Diseases

Infectious diseases have long been part of Manitoba’s history: smallpox with its bulging pustules, whopping cough with its fits of high-pitched coughing, and influenza with its feverish nausea. Explore Manitoba Medical Heritage’s new page, Infectious Diseases, and read about eradicated diseases and those that continue to plague Manitoba. Read about the history of St. Roch’s … Continue reading

Medical Heritage Manitoba launches!

The College of Medicine Archives is pleased to announce the official launch of Medical Heritage Manitoba, a new exhibit site developed to highlight the history of medicine and healthcare in Manitoba. Medical Heritage Manitoba is now live and available at http://medheritage.lib.umanitoba.ca/. Medical Heritage Manitoba is home to a wealth of photographs, documents, historical vignettes, digital … Continue reading