Who Was the First Person to Invent Medicine?

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The modern era of medicine began withEdward Jenner's discovery of thesmallpox vaccineat the end of the 18th century,Robert Koch's discoveries around 1880 of the transmission of disease by bacteria, and then the discovery ofantibioticsaround 1900. Prehistoric medicineincorporated herbs, animal parts and minerals. In many cases these materials were used ritually as magical substances by priests,shamans, ormedicine men.
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