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Hippocrates

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Hippocrates was an ancient Greek physician and is considered the father of medicine.
Hippocrates based his medical practice on observations and on thestudy of the human body. He held the belief that illness had aphysical and a rational explanation and his more than 70 booksdescribed in a scientific manner, many diseases and their treatmentafter detailed observation.
He died of natural causes he tried to cure himself but the medicine he took just was not strong enough so he passed away.
Hippocrates was born around 460 BC in Cos, an island in Greece.According to Sonarus of Ephesus, Hippocrates was the son ofHeraclides, who was a physician and his mother Praxitela was thedaughter of Tizane. Sonarus writes that Hippocrates acquiredknowledge of medicine from his grandfather and father...
He grew up around medicine. According to Sonarus of Ephesus,Hippocrates acquired knowledge of medicine from his grandfather andfather Heraclides, who was a physician.
Hippocrates had the view that diseases are common and naturaloccurrences and have a physical and rational explanation and arenot due to some external supernatural forces like gods. He statedthat diseases were created by environmental factors, diet, andliving habits and he based his medical practice...
  An ancient Greek physician often referred to as the Father of Modern Medicine. For way more information, visit the Related Link
Good diet, fresh air, cleanliness, exercise.
The Aphorisms, summing up his observations and deductions, and Airs, Waters, and Places, which recognized a link between environment and disease, are considered the most important.
The person is being influenced by black bile, one of the 4 humors  or temperaments.   Hippocrates only had observations upon which to base his theories.  All of 4 humors, as given in the question, were about what  he observed about blood exposed to the air.
No, he was not a god, he was a philosopher, and a doctor
Hippocrates began to outline a rational approach to treating patients for their ailments. He stressed the importance of keeping the teeth clean and in good condition. His writings describe the teeth and their formation in our mouths. The way they erupt as well as the diseases of the teeth and...
Hippocrates of Kos.
Yes. But her name is unknown.
Hippocrates was so important to medicine for many different reasons. One of the reason was the four humours theory that he came up with. The four humours in your body that were black bile, yellow bile, blood and phlegm. He claimed that if one of these humours was to become unbalanced with the rest...
When thr doctor takes the oath to help all people no matter what religion,sex race ,etc... he is always there to help.
Hippocrates is considered a father of modern medicine. He was afamous Greek physician of the fourth century, founder of Europeanmedicine, an ancient Greek physician. Hippocrates put forward "thehumoral theory", holding that the human body by blood, mucus,yellow and black bile four body fluid...
This is the main example of one of Hippocrates cures.  In the summer when people became hot and red, it was thought they had too much blood in their system. To balance their humours again they would use bloodletting. Bloodletting is when you purposely cut your self so that you bleed.  Hippocrates...
Hippocrates didn't really go to a certain school persay. He was actually taught by his father and grandfather, both of whom were accomplished physicians.
he helped because he taught people doctors i should say not to purposly hurt there patients. he was know as the father of medicine
how do the hippocrates oath relate to anatomy
Hippocrates lived on the island of Kos (near the coast of Asia Minor, now Turkey). He founded his medical school there, where he taught for much of his life.
Hippocrates din't have any brothers or sisters
The school of medicine or you could just put medicine sometimes it just says medicine esp if its on a lesson,quiz,or test.so go with medicine.good answer.
Yah i think by discovering geometry
Hippocrates, born around the year 460 BC on the Greek island of Kos, is known equally as "The Father of Medicine" and "The Father of Modern Medicine".
  The Island of Cos, Greece.
It was made by ANTHONY D'AMBROSIO
Hippocrates was a famous Greek physician. The Hippocratic oath was named after him.
It may be in The Hippocratic Corpus which was writteneither by Hippocrates or his students.
A famous philosopher.
Hippocrate was born in 460 A.D. from a Greek family interested in medicine.So he grew up interested in the art of cure too.Hippocrate didn't believe in fairy tales and evil spirits; he said that any malady has a reason and men should study and try to figure a medicine for it.Hippocrate have made an...
He is famous for the things he did. He was a famous philosopher of Greece and he was a famous physician of his time. He earned the name The Father of Medicine.
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Yes, wife Doriana two sons Thessalus and Draco.
He had a wife and some children, yet the wifes name is unknown.
these hobbies are not known
One book Hippocrates wrote was Hippocratic Oath.
Hipprocrates has influenced our society today widely. Without his good ude ok knowledge about the four humours theories and nedical reasons would be different. Hippocrates is regarded as the Father as medicine!:)xx
  == her name was Doriana born C.450 BC ==
yes he was a polythiest
Yes, but her name is unknown.
  Hippocrates Called "the Father of Medicine." 460?-377? b.c.   Greek physician who laid the foundations of scientific medicine by freeing medical study from the constraints of philosophical speculation and superstition. He is traditionally but inaccurately considered the author of the...
He made many advances in medicine and knowledge of the human body and health/diseases.
· Drove out the plague from Athens · Introduced the use of Aspirin · Developed the theory of the 4 bodily humors (Blood, phlegm, yellow bile & black bile) · Set the grounds for medicine to develop as a systematic science by searching for the natural causes of diseases and by recording the...
No, Hippocrates was an ancient Greek physician, who lived from about 460 to 370 BC. There is a link below to an article on him.
Hippocrates, the ancient Greek known as the "Father of Western medicine," recommended fasting as a means for improving health
Poeple say she had one, athena, but he didnt he had two sons Thessalus and Draco
Hippocrates is an ancient Greek physician who is most famous for writing "The Oath," better known today as the Hippocratic Oath. Physicians in ancient Greece, and still sometimes today, would take the oath, the basic tenets of which include: do no harm, seek only to aid the patient, and do not abuse...
Hippocrates and his followers were first to describe many diseases and medical conditions. He is given credit for the first description of clubbing of the fingers, an important diagnostic sign in chronic suppurative lung disease, lung cancer and cyanotic heart disease. For this reason, clubbed...
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  one of them were to institute the first medical school.
Hippocrates' most famous accomplishment is probably the writing of "The Oath," better known today as the Hippocratic Oath. Physicians in ancient Greece, and still sometimes today, would take the oath, the basic tenets of which include: do no harm, seek only to aid the patient, and do not abuse one's...
Hippocrates is considered the father of medicine because, through his school, he separated medical knowledge and practice from myth and superstition basing them instead on fact, observation, and clinical experience. Our knowledge of Hippocrates' methods and teachings comes from theCorpus...
He stressed the importance of diet, water quality, climate, and social environment in the development of disease. Hippocrates believed in treating the whole person, rather than merely isolating and treating symptoms.
In the fourth century b.c. Hippocrates wrote, "The physician must be acquainted with many things and assuredly with rubbing" (the ancient Greek term for massage was rubbing).
the creation of the four humours which was the basis of all medicine and key to medieval medicine. this caused doctors to start to think about how disease could be caused by natural causes rather than the gods or superstition.
enolious was hippocrates mom
This is misquotation. Hippocrates didn't write this phrase. See Cardenas D, e-SPEN JOURANL, 2013. IN PRESS. www.e-spenjournal . org/ (Remove Spaces)
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Because the believed that the Gods can have a direct an beneficial influence on their health, and thus prayed and made offerings to them, hoping they could help the healing process.
The Father Of Medicine :)
There is no evidence of Hippocrates writing the Hippocratic oath but the Hippocratic oath was most likely just named after Hippocrates such as many other things in medicine are named in Ancient Greek or Latin words.
In culture (theatre, sculpture, buildings), language (new words in the English language are usually derivitives of Greek words, particulary in science - originally Latin was used but it lacked the scope required), religion (Christianity was spread initially in the Greek world), politics (modern...
Born about 460 BC on the island of Cos, Greece, Hippocrates (Hippocrates of Cos or Hippokrates of Kos ) is often referred to as "the father of medicine". In 400 B.C., people worshipped multiple gods and people believed that gods sent disease as punishment. Hippocrates, however, challenged these...
The impact he had was the fact that his ideas like the four humours  were the basis for medieval medicine that made doctors think about  natural causes for disease.
very influential indeed,  Hippocrates was  born around the year 460 BC on the Greek  island of Cos and became a famous ambassador for  medicine against the strong opposing infrastructure of Greece. For  this opposition he endured a 20-year prison sentence during which  he wrote well known...
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Yes very much so
Hippocrates is referred to as the father of western medicine.His oath, the Hippocratic Oath is taken by all western medicalprofessionals. In it they promise to provide quality care, andfirst of all to do no harm to their patients.
he was a great contributor to medicine
Oh course he did. We wouldn't even remember his name if he had not.
No, The Greek Scientist who founded the Lever and Pulley is Archimedes.
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hippocrates full is Hippocrates Sclepiades
Hippocrates was a person, no one 'used' him
He came up with the hippocratic oath and school
Nothing!Rather than nothing, he did say "first do no harm" (primum non nocere, in Latin). This enabled physicians to observe conditions first, rather than prescribe potions, which could be potentially toxic, and even life-threatening.Hippocrates did prescribe dietary advice, and gave environmental...