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1

When did Jenner create the vaccination for Small Pox?

1798

2

When did Simpson discover chloroform? (anaesthetics)

1847

3

When did Snow discover how cholera was passed around?

1854

4

What's the names of Nightingale's books?

'Notes on nursing' & 'Notes on hospitals'

5

When did Pasteur come up with the Germ Theory?

1861

6

When did Lister make anti-septics?

1867

7

When did the government make the second Public Health Act?

1875

8

What were voluntary hospitals?

Hospitals funded by charitable donations

9

What were patent medicines?

A medicine sold for profit made with ingredients that had no medical benefits.

10

What were travelling quacks?

Shady ass doctors who weren't trained