Medicine through time (SWHS)

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The theory of the four humours was developed by this person in Ancient Greece
Hippocrates
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These were built by the Romans transport water from rivers and lakes to towns.
Aqueducts
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Whats were the water pipes used in roman times usually made from?
lead
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what religion did the Romans mainly follow?
Christianity
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who did Galen first use his medical training to work on?
Gladiators
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Did blood, phlegm, yellow bile and black bile in the four humours need to be balanced or unbalanced?
balanced
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What was another name for public toilets?
Latrines
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Which roman doctor later built on Hippocrates four humours theory?
Galen
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What animal did Galen mostly perform dissections on?
Pigs
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The Romans didn't focus on curing disease, but more ...... it.
preventing
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The Romans were the first to use these to carry away the waste from public toilets and baths.
Sewers
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If a person was believed to have too much bloodin Roman times then they would use ...
bloodletting
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