This course is continuing from Term 2.
Topics to be covered:
- Medicine in Middle ages dominated by religion, sickness a punishment from God.
- Florence Nightingale training hospital, face transplants, Bayer company and asprin, Aztec Medicine plus strange and unusual stories eg how did a cabin boy survive freezing water when the Titanic sank.
- First blood bank, Edward Jenner and small pox, Bubonic Plague plus more interesting and strange tales.
|Time:||10.00 am to 12.00 pm|
|Place:||U3A – Room 1, Parry House, 468-472 Peel Street, Tamworth|
|Duration:||4 sessions of 2 hrs – 20 August to 10 September|
|Course Leader:||Helen Ritchie|
|Contact:||0499 666 881|