Yushchenko’s Disease: A Tale of Two Poisons

After weeks of rampant speculation and political intrigue of the highest order, the mystery of Viktor Yushchenko’s rapid and startling facial disfigurement was settled with a simple blood test and reported with bold finality: The Ukrainian presidential candidate was poisoned with dioxin. Not just routinely poisoned. No, it was a silver-medal performance, scoring a blood … Continue reading “Yushchenko’s Disease: A Tale of Two Poisons”