In Victorian London, it was theorized that diseases like Cholera…

In Victorian London, it was theorized that diseases like Cholera (which killed tens of thousands) were spread by bad-smelling air, until a scientist named Jon Snow determined water was the culprit – he became known as the father of modern epidemiology.

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Breast milk once saved 16 people lost at sea. 2 days after their…

Breast milk once saved 16 people lost at sea. 2 days after their food ran out, a woman told her sister to try her milk. She felt better and offered it to everyone else. The 8 men and 7 women took turns sucking her breasts and were able to survive for 7 more days until currents pushed the boat to shore.

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