Treatment for nervous exhaustion in the Victorian era could literally drive you mad.
Our obsession with gut health, diet and well-being is far from new: the Victorians had very similar concerns.
As former partner of TOWIE star Ferne McCann is sentenced for throwing acid in a nightclub, a criminologist considers the real reasons such attacks are on the rise.
A new BBC drama manages to capture the flawed, but sometimes brilliant, men of Victorian medicine.
Try thinking of exercise as fun and something to enjoy with friends.
The likes of Charles Darwin and Humphry Davy weren't always seen as the powerful, authoritative heroes they're portrayed as today.
Dating apps are convenient – but they lack the sensuality craved by Victorian aesthetes.