Reaction Paper 2

This week, you read Chapter 1 of The Burdens of Disease, “The Western Inheritance-Greek and Roman Ideas About Disease”.

Use the readings and additional research as needed to describe a disease that plagued one of these ancient civilizations.  Describe the traditions used to prevent the spread of this disease. Were these practices successful? Why or why not? 

The paper should be 1-2 pages with citations APA format; refer to writing resources in the Syllabus & Course Info section for additional support.