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History of Medicine, Healthcare, and Disease: Home

This guide is intended to provide a starting point for historical research on health topics and diseases.

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Influenza victims in an emergency hospital near Fort Riley, Kan., in 1918. National Museum of Health/Associated Press


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The history of healthcare and disease may involve many interdisciplinary sources across vast sources of print and digitized archives.

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Brynne Campbell
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