Asthma/ Allergy History

History of Asthma, Lung Disease and Treatment

Beginning-5000 B.C.:  Age Before History and Time
5000-2700 B.C.:  Beginning of the Ancient World
  • 5000 B.C.: An Egyptians hero think about air (11/6/14)
  • 5000 B.C.: Knowledge comes to America (12/16/14)
  • 5000 B.C.-1700 A.D.: Asthma in America (11/25/14)
  • 5000 B.C.: Gods were the first physicians (12/11/14)
  • 5000-50 B.C.: Egyptian gods of healing 
  • 5000-50 B.C.: Hebrew health and healing (12/9/14)
  • 5000-50 B.C.: Hebrew Bible influences medicine 
  • 5000-1500 B.C.: The first inhalers
  • 4000-539 B.C. Mesopotamian gods may heal you (10/30/14)
  • 4000 B.C.-1700 A.D.: Mesoamerican gods will cure your asthma (12/23/14)
  • 4004 B.C.: The beginning of Time? (8/7/14)
  • 4000-539 B.C.: First civilizations advance medicine (10/16/14)
  • 4000-30 B.C.: Egyptians create a mighty civilization (11/4/14)
  • 4000-3000 B.C.: Sumerian rituals prevent asthma (10/21/14)
  • 4000-50 B.C.: Egyptian priests/ physicians will treat your asthma
  • 3,500-900 B.C: Asthmatic boy in Babylon 
  • 3533-2600 B.C.: The birth of rational medicine 
  • 3000 B.C.: The baru will predict your future (7/29/14)
2700-1 B.C.: Ancient World During History and Before Time
1-276 A.D.: Ancient World After Time
500-1550 A.D.: Dark Ages of Medicine
1550-1899: Scientific Revolution
1800-1900 A.D.:  Age of Progress
1900-Present:  Age of Results
Timelines:  Quick journey through time
Other:  
  1. Asthma history lexicon (Complete and updated as of 12/8/12)
  2. Dedication and Acknowledgements (1/6/15)