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Archive for February 20th, 2008

The Downfall of Medieval Medicine

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Medieval medicine was based on the research the ancient Greeks had performed and so followed the works of men, such as Galen, closely.  While Galen made amazing discoveries in the human body like heart valves, spinal cord and muscle control, he also had some things very wrong like the placement of all the organs since […]