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A summary of medicine through time

Until the 1970s, writers on the history of medicine such as Charles Singer took a 'positivist' approach which saw the history of medicine as a vast sweep of steady progress from medieval times to the present.

For these writers, the Middle Ages were a time of dirt and superstition, the Early Modern age saw the development of the first scientific ideas, and the 19th century was an




Next time, you should write in 'note' format to make it clear for readers. Personally, I like reading things when it's not long like paragraphs, I prefer if you would space it out a bit more but anyway, good writing! I am learning history right now! 

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