Game of remedies

We all suspect that getting medical care in the real medieval world would have been a rather hit-and-miss affair. Some of the remedies sound as bad, if not worse, than the actual injury or disease.

Those who are fans of hugely popular HBO drama Game of Thrones or the books it is based on, A Song of Ice and Fire, can imagine what kind of healthcare would be available in this bloody, violent world.

We’ve dug up a series of references in the TV show and the books that demonstrate the kind of