Scheid het uit!

Verwaal, R., Mar-2017, In : Geschiedenis Magazine. 52, 2, p. 48-49

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Sweat, urine, saliva, vomit, faeces... the human body leaks continuously. This short article discusses how pre-modern doctors did not believe that secretions were just waste matter, but rather that one should strive for a healthy balance between retention and excretion.
Original languageDutch
Pages (from-to)48-49
JournalGeschiedenis Magazine
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Mar-2017


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