A bucketful of nightshade

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A bucketful of nightshade

TGOB

TGOB

Deadly nightshade (belladonna)
Just two deadly nightshade berries can be lethal for children [photo: Donald Macauley/Flickr]

New online columnist TGOB continues his anecdotal series “An old Land Rover and a Stethoscope” recalling a noxious attack on a case of insecticide poisoning

 I was called late one afternoon to see a sick “migrant” worker who had been spraying organic phosphorus insecticide in glasshouses all day, usin