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The South Carolina State Hospital Stories from Bull Street, William Buchheit

The South Carolina State Hospital...

by William Buchheit

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Nearly two decades after it closed, the South Carolina State Hospital continues to hold a palpable mystique in Columbia and throughout the st...

Unabridged: 3 hr 51 min
Narrator: Adam Lofbomm
Published: 07/28/2020
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A Story of The Red Cross, Clara Barton

A Story of The Red Cross

by Clara Barton

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Clara Barton was one of those women of the nineteenth century who was determined to make the world a better place. She was determined to hel...

Unabridged: 4 hr 16 min
Narrator: S. Patricia Bailey...
Published: 01/01/2006
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The Contagiousness of Puerperal Fever, Oliver Wendell Holmes

The Contagiousness of Puerperal F...

by Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Do you know anyone who has died of puerperal fever? Probably not, thanks to this groundbreaking essay published by Oliver Wendell Holmes in 1...

Unabridged: 1 hr 9 min
Narrator: Adriel Brandt
Published: 07/18/2019
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On the Surgery, Hippocrates

On the Surgery

by Hippocrates

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Hippocrates earned the title “Father of Medicine” for his extensive work in Ancient Greece. He effectively established medicine a...

Unabridged: 27 min
Narrator: Ellie Darvill
Published: 07/29/2018
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On Ulcers, Hippocrates

On Ulcers

by Hippocrates

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Hippocrates revolutionized the study of medicine in Ancient Greece, but some of his ideas still influence the medical field today. In his boo...

Unabridged: 36 min
Narrator: Ellie Darvill
Published: 07/29/2018
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The History of Medicine A Very Short Introduction, William Bynum

The History of Medicine

by William Bynum

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Against the backdrop of unprecedented concern for the future of health care, this Very Short Introduction surveys the history of medicine fro...

Unabridged: 5 hr 8 min
Narrator: Jonathan Cowley
Published: 02/23/2021