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1st edition: July 2020
The Greek quotations are translated into modern Greek and English.
This collection of adages and pictures offers the foundation principles of Medicine as well as views on physical health, wellness and longevity held by healers, philosophers, and poets of the Greek Αntiquity. It also provides a powerful glimpse into the Greek ideal of mental and physical harmony, which comprised robustness of the body in tandem with sharpness of wit and the nurturing of the soul.
"A gem of a book, a distillation of eternal wisdom, helpful to all health professionals".
Dr. Odysseas-Ioannis Zoras, Former Rector of the University of Crete, Professor
Medical School Head of the Department of Surgical Oncology, University Hospital of Heraklion
Member of the Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO)
"An original, remarkable, and carefully compiled intellectual treasure".
Dr. Vassilis Koronakis, Professor of Molecular Biology
Division of Microbiology and Parasitology, University of Cambrigde, UK