The Asclepion

Welcome to the Asclepion, a World Wide Web page devoted to the study of ancient medicine. This page was designed to be an internet source that presents the study of ancient medicine in a manner that is both accessible and useful to the general public and to students in the history of medicine courses at Indiana University Bloomington. Please feel free to browse and send comments or ask questions.



Introduction to the Study of Ancient Medicine

Health and Medicine in Ancient Cultures

Picture Gallery and Atlas

Texts and Articles

Links to the Ancient World

This site is constantly under reconstruction.  Because of its scholastic nature, some portions of the site will not be accessible to all viewers.



Site designed by Mark Hayes and Ethan Watrall ; maintained by Nancy Demand

Last updated: 19 May 2000
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