Doctors, nurses and other health care providers play an important role in our lives.
These are the people who help to keep us healthy, take care of us when we are ill and find new ways of treating diseases and ailments.
A century ago, Canadian medical researchers discovered insulin, used in treating diabetes. More recently, Canadian medical researchers developed an ebola vaccine. Around the world medical professionals have made progress in treating many health conditions.
Because of their importance, doctors and nurses also form a part of our popular culture, in movies, television, music and stories.
How much do you know about doctors and nurses, from history and in culture? Put your knowledge to the test with these 12 questions.
By the way, if you are feeling ill, please visit a qualified health care provider.
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