Medicine: Yankee Scurvy

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Medicine: Yankee Scurvy

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27701

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For almost 200 years physicians have known that a few spoonfuls of orange or lemon juice every day will prevent the painful hemorrhages, loose teeth, swollen legs and brittle bones of scurvy. Scurvy...

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'Medicine: Yankee Scurvy', TIME magazine

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“Medicine: Yankee Scurvy,” Past Periodicals, accessed December 2, 2021, https://unsettlingscientificstories.omeka.net/items/show/75052.