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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 ...
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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  ...
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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 ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/library/bl/bl_hippocratic_oath.htm
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 ...
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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  ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/hippocrates/g/031711-Hippocratic-Corpus.htm
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This page has been replaced by Read the Hippocratic Corpus in English.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  ...
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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?
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/greekmedicine/f/HippocraticOath.htm
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.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/cs/hippocrates/a/hippocraticmeds.htm
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  ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/Ancient-Medicine-Offsite/fl/Read-the-Hippocratic-Corpus-in-English.htm
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 ...
http://inventors.about.com/library/inventors/blaspirin.htm
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