Medicine in Ancient Egypt


Rich people could pay other people to work for them. The King or Pharaoh employed a whole team of doctors.Importantly and wisely Egyptian Law made sure that even the poorest people could have a doctors help.

Egypt's wealth meant specialised craftsmen could spend time and money developing bronze medical instuments, which meant they had better equipment than in earlier times.


Egyptians traded their goods such as jewellery and ornaments and returned home with herbs which were used in herbal remedies. So Egyptians had the opportunity to try out medicines from other cultures; no…


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