Neanderthals and Antibiotics

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A new study has found that Neanderthals living in Spain around 49,000 years ago, including one nicknamed ‘Sid’, were treating dental infections and stomach bugs with poplar plants containing painkillers and antibiotics.

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4294026/Neanderthals-discovered-aspirin-40-000-years-ago.html

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