The Lost Secrets Of Renaissance Medicine

The Renaissance was an extraordinary period where nascent science and ancient techniques walked hand in hand. Until 1666, aspiring physicians were required to pass their astrology exams to obtain medical licenses. Root workers, ‘wort cunners’ (herbalists) and bone setters roamed the realm under the protection of King Henry’s Herbalist’s Charter (1542). And university trained, Latin … Continue reading The Lost Secrets Of Renaissance Medicine