By X-raying mummies, a professor of dentistry at the University of Michigan and an egyptologist from the Metropolitan Museum of Art have discovered that the royal rulers of ancient Egypt were prone to many of the same diseases and afflictions that plague modern man.
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"The American Museum of Natural History Release: Mummy X-Rays Give Medical Histories of Egyptian Pharaohs,"
Iowa Science Teachers Journal: Vol. 9
, Article 5.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uni.edu/istj/vol9/iss4/5