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history of health

Mackenzie, James

history of health

and the art of preserving it: or, An account of all that has been recommended by physicians and philosophers, towards the preservation of health, from the most remote antiquity to this time. To which is subjoined, a succinct review of the principal rules relating to this subject ...

by Mackenzie, James

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Published by Printed and sold by W. Gordon; and sold at London by J. Rivington and Fletcher; T. Longman; A. Millar, J. Nourse, Wilson and Durham; R. and J. Dodsley; and W. Johnston in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health -- Early works to 1800,
  • Longevity -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

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    StatementBy James Mackenzie
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 436 p.
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14504428M
    LC Control Number06029617

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    This book examines the health/fitness interaction in an historical context. Beginning in primitive hunter-gatherer communities, where survival required adequate physical activity, it goes on to consid   system because different components of the health-care system focus on these different areas of health, which often results in lack of coordination between the different components. Chapter 1 History of the U.S. Healthcare System 2 _Chindd 2 1/25/

    With the emergence of social history in the s and s, an increasing number of academic historians turned their gaze towards the history of medicine. Influenced initially by critiques of psychiatry, these historians also rediscovered the earlier writings of German immigré physicians, Henry E Sigerist and Owsei Temkin and their :// Communication | Fine Art. Up Next: Book Design


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