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Health Sciences and Medicine

Carol M. Highsmith, photographer. Some of the patent medicines sold out of wagons that covered a 14-state territory around Abilene that can be viewed at the house of the purveyor, Alfred Seelye, in Abilene, Kansas. [between 1980 and 2006]. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

Health sciences is a broad term that encompasses many fields. These fields deal with both human and animal health and include, but are not limited to, mental health fields such as neurology and psychiatry and physical health fields such as dentistry, cardiology, and veterinary medicine. The term medicine includes the diagnosis and treatment of illness. The following resources provide images related to health sciences and medicine.