Vitamin C and Jacques Cartier
Vitamin C and Jacques Cartier are key factors in the seminal event where Western and Indigenous medicine collide. This event sparked 550 years of a unique relationship which sometimes includes incidents of Cartierism.
Klenner's paper describes several uses of vitamin C:
F. R. Klenner, M.D. showed that very large doses of vitamin C (between 500 to 900 mg per kilogram body weight per day) can cure hepatitis in two to four days (Smith, L. H., ed. Clinical Guide To The Use Of Vitamin C, Life Science Press, Tacoma Washington, 1988, pp 22-23).
African teaches smallpox vaccine practise to Westerners in 1699