Michmanim 13
Illness and Healing in Ancient Times
(May 1999)

CONTENTS:
Menahem Luz - Ancient Medicine and Philosophy: Twin Professions
Yulia Ustinova - Treating Madness with Madness: The Greek Corybantes
Baruch Arensburg - Pathology and Demography in Biblical Times
Joe Zias - Health and Healing in the Land of Israel - A Paleopathological Perspective
Michael Heltzer - International Medical Exchange in the Ancient Near East
Ernst Kunzl - Roman Medical Tools According to Archaeological Sources
Hebrew Abstracts of the English Articles
Ephraim David - The Status of Physicians in Classical Greece (Hebrew)
Rivka Gersht - Isis and Serapis, the Healers (Hebrew)
Assi Albert Cicurel and Shifra Shvarts- Stuttering in Antiquity - Three Cases (Hebrew)
Eran Dolev - Military Medicine in the Byzantine Empire, a Commentary (Hebrew)
Moshe Feinsod - Head Injuries in the Bible (Hebrew)
Estee Dvorjetski - Air Pollution and Public Health in the Days of The Second Temple, The Mishna and the Talmud (Hebrew)
Gaby Mazor and Rachel Bar-Natan - Public Hygiene and Public Baths In Nysa Scythopolis (Hebrew)
Ofra Guri-Rimon - A Fine Surgical Knife from the Roman Period, in the Hecht Museum Collection, University of Haifa (Hebrew)
English Abstracts of the Hebrew Articles


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