A Short History of Medicine

2000 B.C. “Here, eat this root.”
1000 A.D. “That root is heathen. Here, say this prayer.”
1850 A.D. “That prayer is superstition. Here, drink this potion.”
1940 A.D. “That potion is snake oil. Here, swallow this pill.”
2000 A.D. “That pill is artificial. Here, eat this root…”

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