Before the Renaissance, most people were afraid of the human body’s interior. None of this would be taught today, if it wasn 't for the courageous artists and scientists going against the church and figure out the human body. Also, the artwork accomplished has helped art students. Da Vinci’s passion for anatomy remains exceptional among contemporary artists (Candea 25). Another way that the study of the human body changed every day was medicine; it became more efficient.
Julius Caesar and Abraham Lincoln were similar in a lot of ways. Both were very famous political ﬁgures known for dealing with civil wars amongst their countries. They also both supported the common people and wanted to advance their countries to be more modern. Caesar updated the Roman Calendar and contributed to many reforms that helped the common people of his empire. Lincoln was a supporter of stopping the expansion of slavery which won him the popularity of the northern states.
Medicine became the new normal in the 1800`s which produced new people who invented things, new ideas , new outlets of inventions and a discovery of new medicine which benefits us to this day . Many of the scientist I mentioned played a role in all these changes.Which today we need to learn to appreciate.I believe if some of these things didn 't happen we wouldn 't be as healthy and appreciative.Also I don 't believe doctors would know what they were doing to cure people.The different medicines in society to this day were because of many years ago.Furthermore we don 't even recognize the value of these scientist. Advances in medicine in the 1800`s occurred when scientist were coming together to create what we use in the future.In 1897, Heinrich Dreser of the German pharmaceutical company, Bayer, who had just that same year invented aspirin, came up with what we know as today, the drug Heroin. Dreser believed that aspirin was harmful to a body trying to get better from an illness as it had an effect on the heart. It is the reason why many cardiologists recommend an Aspirin a day to their heart patients
Ancient Greece is renowned for its development in architecture and government, and for its surviving advancements in literature. For example, the Iliad and the Odyssey are considered staples in modern literary education. In comparison, the art and architecture, also, revive the understanding of Greek’s achievements, as well as, recount the styles and techniques of the time period. The documents and arts left behind a detailed account of Greek culture, such as the religion and myths. Ancient Greece was a prosperous time, filled with accounts of philosophers and their stories, of god’s and their affairs, and of art and its legacy.
The greatest hero of World War II may come as a surprise. Penicillin is responsible for saving hundreds of thousands of lives from infectious diseases during the war. Penicillin took a while to become a widely used medicine, but its effects were revolutionary. To lead off, the first discovery of penicillin was made by Alexander Fleming. This monumental discovery happened to have been found and created by accident.
The Greek culture, language and influence had an extreme advantage during this time because of the great efforts of alexander the great and his army expanding the Greek territories. Because of this a phenomena started which is called Hellenistic. The interactions between the Greek language and culture and the languages and cultural forms of peoples of southwest Asia, the Nile valley, the western Mediterranean and the black sea region, defines the term Hellenistic. One of the main aspects of Hellenistic culture was the expansion of Greek language. Greek rapidly acquired the position of being the language of trade and commerce and people from all around the empire benefited from its common use.
Open heart surgery is still the preferred treatment for mitral valve regurgitation but this procedure is very important to people who were denied the invasive surgery. It is saving patients who would have normally died due to not being suitable for the regular open heart
During the Renaissance, the treatment of diseases and advancements is surgical procedures increased. The impact of technology also affected the way people were treated, medically, as well as how the survival rate of injured or sick people. The earliest “doctors” studied at the universities of northern Italy. Epidemic diseases became more common during this time period, diseases such as, the Bubonic Plague, smallpox, the pneumonic plague, and measles. The Renaissance was a time of discovery in the medical field and continues to grow today.
The Roman Empire is widely known for its many accomplishments and has left a huge impact on modern society. Rome influenced modern medicine, language, and the Twelve Tables was used as a resource for the Bill of Rights. Unfortunately, all good things must come to an end. The Roman Empire began to fall after Marcus Aurelius, the last emperor of the Pax Romana, died in 180 A.D. There are a large amount of different factors that led to the fall of the great Roman Empire, but the most crucial of them were the economic, social, and the military factors.
The classical Greeks contributed to, and influenced Western Civilization in several ways. For example, the classical Greeks contributed in many ways in the areas of the arts, both in visual pictures and physical sculptures. They also advanced greatly in both mathematics and science, most notably geometry and medical sciences. As well as this, they influenced Western Civilization through their philosophical thoughts and studies. While all of these contributions are significant to Western Civilization, the most important contribution is the development of a democratic government.