Health and Medicine
by Dr. John D. C. Emery
Buenos Aires British Hospital
We are very pleased to publish a number of articles written, compiled and/or translated by Dr. John Emery on the general topic of "Health and Medicine".

We believe that you will find these articles interesting and instructive, and we sincerely hope that this knowledge will contribute in some way to the health and quality of life of our readers.  

Dr. John Emery
joined the British Hospital in 1964, became a Staff member in 1966 and subsequently rose to the position of Chief Medical Officer in 1999, position which he held till his retirement in 2007.  

Dr. Emery is Medical Coordinator for International Relations at the British Hospital.  

He can be contacted at