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A Brief History of Medicine

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

A Brief History of Medicine

2000 B.C.
Eat this root

1000 B.C.
Roots are heathen. Say A Prayer.

1850 A.D.
Prayer is superstition. Take this potion.

1900 A.D.
That potion is snake oil. Take this pill.

1940 A.D.
That pill is useless. Take this antibiotic.

2000 A.D.
That antibiotic is no longer effective. Eat this root.


The above is found at: 12/8/2010

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