The website for Lambley Historical Society in the village of Lambley, Nottinghamshire
New Lambley School - 1908
Mar 25th Bob Wilcox - Victorian Medicine - challenges, champions and charlatans.
A look at the state of medical beliefs and therapies at the beginning of the 19th century and how things evolved with the acceptance of the germ theory of disease, antisepsis and the emergence of anaesthesia, ending with the discovery of X-rays.
All talks take place at Lowdham WI Hall and start at 7.30 and are followed by tea or coffee afterwards. New members and guests always welcome.