Early Texts of Traditional Chinese Medicine – An Ancient and Sophisticated Medical System

This ancient grave is found on "China Hill" in Melaka

Ancient documents and medical textbooks reveal that traditional Chinese medicine was an advanced medical system practiced long before Western medicine.

The First US Army Medics – Treating the Wounded at Wounded Knee

A single gun shot set off the Battle of Wounded Knee with tragic results, especially for the Sioux. This depiction of the opening volleys is by Frederick Remington.

It started with a single gunshot. Next, the air was raked with rifle and cannon fire, leaving the field strewn with wounded and dead. Army medics raced out under fire, rescuing comrade and enemy alike, patching their wounds, and moving them to field hospitals for further treatment.