Egypt

Childbirth in Ancient Egypt: Nature’s Unique Work of Art

Childbirth in Ancient Egypt: Nature’s Unique Work of Art

Magical approaches were not simply the consequence of an inadequate body of scientific knowledge. Analysis of a variety of ancient gynecological artifacts, including rituals and incantations along with tools and treatment instructions more contemporarily regarded as scientific, illustrates that they are profoundly intertwined with science to promote not only the physical health but also the mental wellbeing of Egyptian women.