LET’S TALK: Ancient Egyptian Bodies: Medicine, surgery and magic

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Medicine and magic were inextricably linked in the lives of ancient Egyptians. Texts from that time provide detailed accounts of treating trauma, chronic infections, parasitic infestations and gynaecological issues using...

LET’S TALK: Ancient Egyptian Mummies: May They Live Forever

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Egyptian mummies have captured the public imagination for centuries, as if carrying their spirits through time. Serena Love will explore how and why ancient civilisations created these ‘immortal’ human remains,...