History of Medicine
Digital Era
In 1975, there was more of an emphasis on drugs and surgery.
IVF got discovered in 1982,
Nowadays there are so many new medical advances such as
  • DNA
  • Diet
  • Robotics
  • Immunisation
  • Antibiotics
  • Gene Therapy
  • Stomach Pumping
  • Electron Microscopes
  • Body Part Transplants
  • Facial Transplants
  • Cosmetic Surgery (not a medicine)
  • Computers
  • Ambulances
  • Defibrilators
  • Blood Glucose Checker
  • Accident and Emergency Wards
  • Carbon Dating
  • Radiotherapy
  • Light Relief Hair Removal
  • Endoscopes
  • Fibre Optic Cable
  • Ultrasound
  • ECT Scans
  • PCT Scans
  • Modern electrotherapy
  • Magnetic Therapy
Nowadays there are new illnesses which have come about due to the modern western lifestyle which we have. Illnesses such as STIs, Heart Disease, Cancer, increased mental illness are now things which we have to tackle, by fighting the illnesses and educating the country on how they can prevent themselves from getting these illnesses in the future such as exercising and having a healthy diet as Heart Disease is the number one killing disease in the UK.
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