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Who discovered cataracts?

The first references to cataracts and their treatment in Ancient Rome are found in 29 AD in De Medicinae, the work of the Latin encyclopedist Aulus Cornelius Celsus. Full Answer

When was genital herpes discovered?

The first clear reference to it is during the reign of the Roman Emperor Tiberius (14-37AD), coincidentally around the same time Jesus was preaching. A Roman encyclopedist, Aulus Cornelius Celsus, wrote about the disease in a book on medicine, and… Full Answer