Dutch Medicines

Rembrandt, Portrait of a Scholar, 1631. Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons.
Rembrandt, Portrait of a Scholar, 1631. Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

 

To break or not to break (Part 2): From Cairo to Dordrecht, Saskia Klerk (August 2016)

Once it Proved Effective for Noble Men and Women, Sietske Fransen (July 2016)

To break or not to break (part 1): Reading Van Beverwijck´s Steen-stuck, Saskia Klerk (May 2016)

A Medicine for the Archduchess of Innsbruck, Sietske Fransen (March 2016)

Catch the Hare: Remedies for the Stone, Saskia Klerk (January 2016)

Van Helmont on the Plague, Again! Sietske Fransen (December 2015)

Van Helmont’s Recipes, Saskia Klerk (November 2015)

Ongoing series on “Dutch Medicine” authored by Sietske Fransen (Cambridge) and Saskia Klerk (Charité Medical School Berlin).

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