Physicians strive to keep us healthy through their dedication, attention to detail, and hard work. National Doctors’ Day is a day to recognize and thank physicians for the work they do to make people feel better all over the world.
In 1841, 26-year-old Dr. Crawford Williamson Long inhaled nitrous oxide (yes, laughing gas) at a party and noticed something funny. Dr. Long noticed that even if you tripped and fell - instead of screaming in pain, you'd keep on laughing.
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