History (Paper 1)

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  • Created on: 19-09-21 16:30

Why is Hippocrates so important?

One reason why hippocrates is important is that he wrote lots of boks about medicine.This is important because it taught people about symptoms and cures rather than have them guess.It is important because we also use medical books today to diagnose people effectivley.

Another reason why hippocrates was so important was he introduced the idea that natural causes cause disease not supernatural, gods or spirits. This was a revolutionary idea and was a big change. Before this, Egiptions thoght that god made them ill and therefore tried to prevent illess by pleasing the gods. Because of hippocrates idea it meant they could find cures and preventions that were


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