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The History of Cancer - Discovery and Treatment - About.com
Jun 2, 2014 ... Hippocrates used the Greek words, carcinos and carcinoma to describe tumors, thus calling cancer "karkinos." The Greek terms actually were ...
The Physician Hippocrates and Greek Medicine
Hippocrates, "the father of medicine," may have lived from c. 460-377 B.C., a period covering the Age of Pericles and the Persian War. Like other details about  ...
Hippocratic Oath Online - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Hippocrates, the most famous ancient Greek physician, was a contemporary of the historian Herodotus. Hippocrates was born on Cos between 470 and 460 ...
Hippocrates and Galen - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
The father of medicine, Hippocrates is associated with the oath all doctors must take and a method of dealing with disease that is based on a balance of four ...
The Hippocratic Corpus - What Is the Hippocratic Corpus
The Hippocratic corpus is a body of about 70 medical texts written between the 6th and 4th centuries B.C., but mostly, between 450 and 350. Hippocrates of Cos  ...
Hippocrates Texts - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
This page has been replaced by Read the Hippocratic Corpus in English. Must Reads. Why Rome Fell · Ancient History Study Guides · Ancient People · Ancient  ...
Hippocratic Oath - First Do No Harm - Myth vs Fact
Are the words "first do no harm" from Hippocrates? Are they found in the Hippocratic Oath?
Hippocratic Method and the Four Humors in Medicine
Here is a look at the major terms connected with the Hippocratic method and especially the ancient medical use of the theory of the four humors.
Read the Hippocratic Corpus in English - Ancient/Classical History
There are about 60 medical treatises in the Hippocratic Corpus, according to UCL's Medica Antiqua, dated to the Greek Classical period. They were collected  ...
History of Aspirin - Inventors - About.com
The father of modern medicine was Hippocrates, who lived sometime between 460 B.C and 377 B.C. Hippocrates was left historical records of pain relief ...
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