How To Support Your Community

How To Support Your Community

Did you know that the best communities thrive because their residents actively participate in them all the time? Grassroots organizations have become the catalysts for community improvement in many communities around the country. It makes sense that you would want to...
The Hippocratic Oath

The Hippocratic Oath

The Hippocratic Oath is one of the most widely regarded ancient texts and is foundational to examining ancient Greek medical practices, morals, and beliefs. It was thought to be composed around 400 BC and has been translated and interpreted in many forms since. The...
The Life and Works of Hippocrates

The Life and Works of Hippocrates

Hippocrates was an ancient Greek physician and teacher, frequently regarded as “The Father of Medicine. He was born in 460 BCE and died in 370 BCE, making him a contemporary of Pericles and Plato. He grew up and lived on the island of Kos, a small island located in...
3 Quotes by Pericles Explained

3 Quotes by Pericles Explained

Pericles was known not just for being an excellent philosopher and politician, but also for being an astounding orator. It is necessary to remember that there are a multitude of interpretations for every quote, the following interpretations, however, are how I have...
Pericles and the Curse of the Alcmaeonid Family

Pericles and the Curse of the Alcmaeonid Family

The ancient Alcmaeonid family was a powerful and influential Athenian family who claimed to be descended from the legendary figure Alcmaeon of Croton, one of the most profound natural philosophers and medical theorists. He was referred to as “a thinker of...