The introduction of world trade in England inadvertently introduces foreign poisonous substances. One such case is sugar and the subsequent rotting of teeth.
Directed bySuzanne Phillips
S01:E02 - New Hidden Killers of the Victorian Home
Dr Suzannah Lipscomb takes us back to the Victorian era when cities were expanding and mass consumerism took hold. But from the food they ate, to the clothes they wore and the new products that thrilled them, the Victorians were surrounding themselves with killers.