History Of Medicine

I have an earache.
2000 B.C. - Here, eat this root.
1000 A.D. - That root is heathen,

say this prayer.
1850 A.D. - That prayer is

superstition, drink this potion.
1940 A.D. - That potion is snake

oil, swallow this pill.
1985 A.D. - That pill is

ineffective, take this antibiotic.
2003 A.D. - That antibiotic is

artificial. Here, eat this root.

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