What medicines did people use in the medieval times?

Answer In medieval times there were no antibiotics, so physicians primarily used plants, herbs and resins as medicines. They believed the body was made up of four humors: sanguine (blood), choler, phlegm ... Read More »

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What did people eat in the medieval times?

During Medieval Times, or the Middle Ages, people often lived in small farming communities that were owned by a lord. Under this system, peasants often lived more difficult lives and ate simpler me... Read More »

What did people refer to the date as in Medieval times?

Medieval times are generally regarded by historians as starting around the fifth century A.D., when the Roman Empire collapsed. The Medieval period, also called the Dark Ages, lasted about 1,000 ye... Read More »

What was a noble in medieval times?

During medieval times (the middle or dark ages), a noble was a person in the upper class who owned land and had servants. Nobles were in the service of the monarch to protect their land and fight i... Read More »

What did a king do in the medieval times?

During the Middle Ages, after the collapse of the Roman Empire, kings exercised absolute rule over the lands they controlled. Kings collected taxes, led armies and oversaw the medieval system of la... Read More »