Theodore Dalrymple, a physician, is a contributing editor of City Journal and the Dietrich Weismann Fellow at the Manhattan Institute. His new book is Second Opinion: A Doctor's Notes from the Inner City.

WRITTEN BY Theodore Dalrymple
You might be surprised to find out which sports have the highest death rates.
Is it possible to weed out the bad ones and reduce the overall level of malpractice?
Should it be regulated for the public good?
Could this be the solution for the 4.4 million severely obese children in the U.S.?
Study looks at the effectiveness of passive immunization.
Left unanswered: Worth it to whom?