Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Plutarch’s Lives

  • Eumenes: Even horses need to take regular exercise

    “During this siege, as he [Eumenes] perceived that the men, cooped up in such narrow limits and eating their food without exercise, would lose health, and also that the horses would lose condition if they never used their limbs. . . . He arranged the largest room in the fort . . .as a place…