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Benjamin Rush, Signer of the Declaration of Independence and “Father of American Psychiatry”

Although he had his┬ádetractors, Benjamin Rush was considered (USHistory.org) an “eminent physician, writer, educator, humanitarian, and as interesting a figure as one could find in the formation of the United States. A wildly popular and much loved man, he was … Continue reading

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