Hippocrates

Hippocrates

Greek physician of the Age of Pericles (Classical Athens), and is considered one of the most outstanding figures in the history of medicine
It is believed by experienced doctors that the heat which oozes out of the hand, on being applied to the sick, is highly salutary. It has often appeared, while I have been soothing my patients, as if there was a singular property in my hands to pull and draw away from the affected parts aches and diverse impurities, by laying my hand upon the place, and extending my fingers toward it. Thus it is known to some of the learned that health may be implanted in the sick by certain gestures, and by contact, as some diseases mMore Hippocrates quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Anyone wishing to study medicine must master the art of massage.More Hippocrates quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A physician who is a lover of wisdom is the equal to a god.More Hippocrates quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Healing in a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.More Hippocrates quotes [07/16/2011 07:07:50]
What I may see or hear in the course of the treatment or even outside of the treatment in regard to the life of men, which on no account one must spread abroad, I will keep to myself holding such things shameful to be spoken about.More Hippocrates quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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