From the beginnings of life roughly four billion years ago, they have played a central, necessary role. In fact, early life forms used to be veritable vitamin factories.
Charles Graham Patents False Teeth ~ June 9, 1822: This was the first patent for false teeth although it was not the first set of false teeth. This pair quickly replaced dentures made of wood, carved ivory, gold, and animal teeth. False teeth improved the everyday lives of people who didn't have their natural set.
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"Mae Jemison Became 1st Black Woman To Fly In To Space in 1992. Jemison fulfilled a lifelong dream she held ever since she was a small girl in Chicago by becoming the first African-American woman to fly into space. She graduated in 1977 with a dual degree in chemical engineering and African-American Studies, Jemison later obtained a Doctor of Medicine in 1981 from Cornell University and travelled to developing countries to provide primary care."
Collection of interesting pictures I found over the years, Part 23: Medicine (look at my posts for the other parts)
Collection of interesting pictures I found over the years, Part 23: Medicine (look at my posts for the other parts) - 9GAG
Human Genetic Disorders
Sister Elizabeth Kenny. Australian Nurse. Came up with a different treatment for Polio Victims and changed medical history.
the curious case of a real-life Benjamin Button, with a twist. A Brazilian woman, who has neither aged, nor is getting any younger. Born on May 7, 1981, Maria Audete do Nascimento still has the body of a baby.