Advances in Medicine
Throughtout ancient western history advances in medicine developed. Although most of the were crude and would be considered malpractice in this day in age some of there theories and technologies were impressive for their time period. From the time of ancient egypt to the Renaissance practices on anatomy and physiology, cures for ailments, development of medical proffesions, and the search for knowledge about medicine grew.
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