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Ideas of Galen, by Text

[Greek, 129 - 200, Born at Pergamum. Settled in Rome at the age of 40, and died there. Doctor and medical thinker, who left many writings.]

169 On Medical Experience
p.42 Galen's medicine followed the mean; each illness was balanced by opposite treatment
170 On Hippocrates and Plato
p.243 Galen showed by experiment that the brain controls the body
5.5.8 p.415 Each part of the soul has its virtue - pleasure for appetite, success for competition, and rectitude for reason