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  • The Cure We Forgot

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    “The cell is a wonderfully complex and precise little mechanism, and a disease is but disorder in this mechanism. The aim of medicine is to prevent or repair such disorders. It is impossible to repair a machine without knowing how it works.”
    -Albert Szent-Györgyi, 1970

    *** SOURCES AND LINKS ***

    BOOKS

    Scurvy: How A Surgeon, A Mariner And A Gentlemen Solved The Greatest Medical Mystery Of The Age Of Sail by Stephen R. Bown
    https://goo.gl/bBGTlZ

    The Crazy Ape by Albert Szent-Györgyi
    https://goo.gl/B3r9RA

    ARTICLES

    Scott And Scurvy by Idle Words
    http://goo.gl/b4tfuZ

    Scurvy Is A Serious Public Health Problem by Karen D. Brown
    http://goo.gl/ZOguhO

    Vitamin C Sources
    http://goo.gl/INENKT

    Ascorbic Acid And The Formation Of Collagen
    http://goo.gl/lcxTQM

    Goat Vitamin C Production
    http://goo.gl/6IcFGr

    The Inuit Paradox
    http://goo.gl/ZIfKkM

    Age Of Sail
    http://goo.gl/EB9PZ6

    The East India Company And The Control Of Scurvy
    http://goo.gl/57wfRl

    Scurvy: A Disease Almost Forgotten
    http://goo.gl/E866Ti

    The Science Behind Historic Uses Of Urine by Mohi Kumar
    http://goo.gl/qJJvDz

    The Discovery Of Vitamin C
    http://goo.gl/wdZoC2

    Szent-Györgyi Quote
    http://goo.gl/NkBpFe

    The Natural History Of Ascorbic Acid In The Evolution Of Mammals
    https://goo.gl/Gy5lVs

    Captain Cook’s Beer
    http://goo.gl/USdMkR

    Vitamins’ Old, Old Edge by Carl Zimmer
    http://goo.gl/m8RBCn

    Blood Flow In The Human Body by Courtney Harrington
    https://www.youtube.com/wat...

    James Lind Painting By Robert A Thom

    The Black Pirate (1926)
    https://goo.gl/mTVj0U

    Captain Kidd (1945)
    https://goo.gl/1PV8XW

    James Lind’s Treatise Of The Scurvy
    http://goo.gl/CehKRe

    Experimental Essays On The Following Subjects by David Macbride
    https://goo.gl/mmi4sL

    Catull Sirmiofe by Schorle
    https://goo.gl/bcBTjk

    Albert Szent-Györgyi’s Discovery Of Vitamin C
    https://goo.gl/N0dhlh

    Bioenergetics by Albert Szent-Györgyi
    https://goo.gl/xczF7O

    Scurvy Is Still Present In Developed Countries
    http://goo.gl/BWZgCY

    VIDEO CREDITS

    Written, Produced, Edited and Hosted by Kevin Lieber
    Instagram: http://instagram.com/kevlieber
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/kevleeb
    Website: http://kevinlieber.com

    Contributing Editor Matthew Tabor, Koala Fight Media
    http://koala.fm/

    VFX by Eric Langlay
    https://www.youtube.com/c/e...

    Sound Design by Jay Pellizzi
    http://jaypellizzi.com/

    Special Thanks Paula Lieber
    https://www.etsy.com/shop/C...

    Select Music by Jake Chudnow
    https://www.youtube.com/use...

    Vsauce2 Links
    Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/Vsau...
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    Website: http://www.Vsauce.com

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