The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #168606   Message #4073007
Posted By: Backwoodsman
24-Sep-20 - 01:59 PM
Thread Name: BS: Who remembers Thalidomide?
Subject: RE: BS: Who remembers Thalidomide?
On a visit a few years ago to the former ‘Leper Colony’ of Spinalonga Island, off the North East coast of Crete, our guide told us that Thalidomide was regarded as a ‘miracle drug’ for the treatment of Leprosy sufferers.

One of the most moving days of my life.