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What was the name of the book that William Harvey published and in what year?
'An anatomical account of the motion of the heart and blood in animals' in 1628
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When was the Jennerian Society set up?
1802
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When did the Black Death arrive in England?
1348
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When was the Royal Society set up?
1660
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In what year did the government make vaccinations compulsory?
1852
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In which century were Almshouses set up?
14th century
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When was medical training for women set up?
1833
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What did Emil Von Behring do?
Isolated anti toxins used by the body to fight dipethia and then found a way to inject them into the body
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What years did Joseph Bazalgette build his sewer?
1859-1866
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When was Germ Theory published?
1861
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When did Koch read Pasteur's work?
1875
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When were the two outbreaks of Cholera?
1848 and 1854
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When did Edward Jenner publish his work?
1798
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What was the act in response to body snatching?
The Anatomy Act of 1832 where licensed anatomists could take unclaimed bodies from work houses
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When were separate infirmaries built, away from workhouses?
1867
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What did Paul Erlich know? And then what did he do?
He knew certain dyes stained specific microbes and anti toxins only attack specific microbes. So he combined a dye with chemical to try and find a cure for syphilis.
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When were the two outbreaks of Cholera?
1848 and 1854
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What year was the National Insurance Act?
1911
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What law did the government pass that proved that they could improve public health?
They passed a law to heavily price Gin so people did not overdrink or go to work drunk. It was effecting the economy
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