These were the first laws about health practices and physicians, and the first time prices were being put on health procedures.
Romans built sewages systems in order to help keep water cleaner and safe for consumption, they also dissected humans in order to enhance their knowledge of anatomy.
Knowledge from trial and error methods led to writing down and talking about things to do and not do to avoid sickness and death.
The examining of urine to determine illness.
The first form of "health insurance" each ship was to pay the tax collectors 20 cents per month per seaman.
The "first" health board was made in Boston Massachusetts.
Dr. John Snow finds cause of Cholera Epidemic, and found microorganisms cause disease proving the miasmas theory wrong.
The Marine Hospital Service became U.S. Public Health service, they help promote and protect and inform out nation about health and safety.
Federal government began supporting state health departments and helped fund the programs that help improve our health facilities.
The acknowledgement that school is needed for health studies. The creation of health programs in school.