History of substance abuse
A history of substance use throughout the ages.
For as long as they’ve had the ability, humans have sought natural sources for stimulation and relief from pain and injury.
—compiled by Adrian Bonenberger
With gratitude to William White, M.D., whose papers and timelines on the subject supplied much of the background and information for this timeline.
- 17th Century Medicine
- 18th Century Medicine
- 19th Century Medicine
- 20th Century Medicine
- History of Medicine