The Integrative Health Letter
Educated patients get the best results.
Sunday, September 12, 2010
A short history of medicine:
I have an earache...
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.
1985 A.D. - That pill is ineffective. Here, take this an
2000 A.D. - That antibiotic is artificial. Here, eat this root.
Reuven M. Rosenberg, D.C.
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