Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Vilhjalmur Stefánsson

  • Rabbit starvation (protein poisoning)

    Howard Fischer Uppsala, Sweden   Kitchen – Hotel Dieu, Beaune. A model of a nun preparing rabbit. Crop of photo by Elekes Andor. May 17, 2016. Via Wikimedia. CC BY-SA 4.0.  “Jack Sprat could eat no fat, his wife could eat no lean…“ — Sixteenth-century nursery rhyme   Rabbit starvation (fat starvation, mal de caribou,…