Traditional medicine


Traditional medicine

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Pedanius Dioscorides medicine

Traditional medicine


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Dioscorides, the original pharmacologist, incorporated observations from Galen and Krateuas, and, of course, received information from many people in places where he travelled; however, he is said to have clinically tested and verified everything before he published it.

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