The World of Plants in Renaissance Tuscany: Medicine and Botany (The Histor…



In the sixteenth century medicinal plants, which until then had been the monopoly of apothecaries, became a major topic of investigation in the medical faculties of Italian universities, where they were observed, transplanted, and grown by learned physicians both in the wild and in the newly founded botanical gardens. Tuscany was one of the main European centres in this new field of inquiry, thanks largely to the Medici Grand Dukes, who patronised and sustained research and teaching, whilst…

Doctoring the Mind: Why psychiatric treatments fail



Why is the Western world’s treatment of mental illness so flawed? Who really benefits from psychiatry? And why would a patient in Nigeria have a much greater chance of recovery than one in the UK? This title reveals the truths behind the system of mental health care in the West.New
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The Escape from Hunger and Premature Death, 1700–2100: Europe, America, and…



Nobel laureate Robert Fogel’s compelling study, first published in 2004, examines health, nutrition and technology over the last three centuries and beyond. Throughout most of human history, chronic malnutrition has been the norm. During the past three centuries, however, a synergy between improvements in productive technology and in human physiology has enabled humans to more than double their average longevity and to increase their average body size by over 50 per cent. Larger, healthier…

Indian Medicine: Teach Me Everything I Need To Know About Indian Medicine I…


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Learn The Hidden Secrets About Indian Medicine and It’s History!

Indian medicine is a little more advanced than other herbal medicines, and Indian medicine even had an idea of what surgery was, even plastic surgery. Of course, Indian medicine is commonly practiced through Ayurvedic medicine as well as Indian herbal medicine.

There are many ways that you can use Indian medicine to…