Tag: history of medicine
The Byrth of Mankynde, 1540 | Book History
Learn more about the first book in English on pregnancy, birth, and newborn care: The Byrth of Mankynde, 1540.
Measles in the Tudor Era | King Edward VI
What was measles like for people before vaccination? Watch or read about measles in the Tudor era.
Scribonia Attice, Ancient Roman Midwife
Scribonia Attice was a midwife in ancient Rome; a well-respected professional who considered herself the equal of her husband, a surgeon.