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I hope you enjoy your journey through my webpage which explores the medicine and health care approaches used during civil war times. During the Civil war both sides were struck by battle and disease. Surgeons, nurses, physicians and volunteers rose to the challenges of healing a nation and advancing medicine into a modern age.  Simply click the menu button at the top of your screen to view different topics.

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2 of the many wounded soliders during the Civil War

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Blue Coats Vs. Grey Coats: A bloody battle between one nation