Pre Historic - Medicine Through Time

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  • Pre Historic
    • Beliefs
      • Shaman's and medicine men would "cure" people
      • Illness was blamed on evil spirits
      • Magic and Religion were also used as explanations
    • Prevention and Cures
      • Charms
      • Simple surgery
      • Setting broken bones
        • Clay, Mud, Wood
      • Trephining
        • Drilling/ cutting a hole into the skull to release evil spirits
      • Hearbal remedies
        • Coco leaves, antiseptics, tea tree oil, boiled leaves, ointments
      • Massage


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