Preventing Illness in the Early Modern World

 

In this video we explore how early modern people sought to prevent illness. The video examines the theory of the Four Humours and early modern attempts to regulate what was known as the Six Non-Natural Things. These were external forces that were believed to affect the level of humours in the body.

 

Music Credit: www.bensound.com

 

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