September 15, 2015

The Egyptian Origins of Cancer Treatment

The Egyptian Origins of Cancer Treatment Our oldest description of cancer (although the word cancer was not used) was discovered in ancient Egypt. It dates back […]
September 15, 2015

The Theft of Traditional Knowledge

  The Theft of Traditional Knowledge In the Hood Health Handbook, we talk about how all the “herbal remedies” our ancestors developed are now being appropriated […]
September 15, 2015

What are Witch Doctors? – Witch Doctors and Ancient Treatments

What are Witch Doctors? – Witch Doctors and Ancient Treatments “Witch Doctor” is a white people word for indigenous medicine men, shamans, and healers. Because early […]
September 15, 2015

Black People Invented Healthcare

Black People Invented healthcare The Medical Problems of the Prehistoric Past We can presume that the most common medical problems in the prehistoric world weren’t those that […]