James Lind Giving Citrus Fruits to Sailors with Scurvy

(Original Caption) James Lind (1716-1794), Scottish physician whose recommendation that fresh citrus fruit and lemon juice be included in the diet of seamen resulted in the wiping out of scurvy from the British Navy.
(Original Caption) James Lind (1716-1794), Scottish physician whose recommendation that fresh citrus fruit and lemon juice be included in the diet of seamen resulted in the wiping out of scurvy from the British Navy.
James Lind Giving Citrus Fruits to Sailors with Scurvy
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Credit:
Bettmann / Contributor
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515455224
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Bettmann
Date created:
01 January, 1900
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