GCSE History-Public Health(Prehistoric,Egypt And Greeks And Middle Ages.)

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Prehistoric Medicine To-middle Ages


 
  
Created May 24, 2009
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Prehistoric times- was there a need for public health, if not why?
 
No-because prehistoric people were nomadiac meaning they moved around, so no need to set...
2
Egyptian times-What public health measures did they have?
 
Priests washed their hands
Change their clothes
Shaved heads
Mosquito Nets

Most...
3
Egyptian times- what were the bad points?
 
No drainage system
Only rich had private bathrooms
4
Greeks-What public health measures did they have?
 
Regime of health-linked with 4 humours
Basic washing
Pyphagarus who stated everything...
5
Greeks- what was bad?
 
No sweres or supplies of running water.
6
Middle ages-Medieval times-Dark ages

What were the bad points as it was a step backwards...
 
Waste and garbage thrown out onto the streets
No sewers or water pipes like in Rome
STEP...
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Middle ages-renaissance kinda- what were the downfalls?
 
Regression- open sewers
bad water
no gov control
overcrowding
rubbish in streets-Edward...


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