51248: Exploring the History of Medicine Exploring the History of Medicine
By John Hudson Tiner / New Leaf Press (master Books)

Innovative surgeries, plague-stopping vaccines, revolutionary antibiotics, and "miracle drugs" . . . Throughout human history---by God's grace---medicine has improved by leaps and bounds. Loaded with facts, mini-biographies, and historical illustrations, this fascinating resource helps students aged 8 to 12 gain a biblical perspective on the history of healing, from ancient times until today. Includes chapter tests and index. 161 pages, softcover from Master Books.

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Galen and Hippocrates
Asclepeion visits Kos
Statue of Hippocrates at the UCSF Medical Center in California
Bust of Hippocrates
Hippocratic Oath
Tree of Hippocrates
Memorial to Hippocrates in Kos, Greece
Cobb Building in Seattle, Washington with medallion of Hippocrates over the door
Kos Asklepeion
Hippocratic device for setting a dislocated shoulder
Statue of Hippocrates at Oxford
Hippocratic Health Institute
Hippocrates at College of Medicine of Salvador
Bust of Hippocrates
Statue of Hippocrates
Hippocrates Health Sciences Library, Stony Brook University, New York
Hippocrates at Stuyvesant Polyclinic Hospital, New York
Hippocrates, UCSF School of Pharmacy, California
Asclepius at the British Museum, London