|Effect||Priests' healing rate increased|
Medicine is a researchable technology in Age of Empires: The Rise of Rome and can be researched at the Temple once the Iron Age is reached. The cost for this upgrade is 150 gold. Once the technology is developed, all priests controlled by the player heal allied units 33% faster.
"Through trial and error, humans learned that certain herbs and plant products possessed medicinal qualities. The invention of writing made it possible to record this knowledge and pass it on to following generations by a method other than oral transmission. The science of medicine progressed gradually, improving the quality and length of life."—The Rise of Rome manual
|Age of Empires|
|Bronze Age||Astrology · Mysticism · Polytheism|
|Iron Age||Afterlife · Monotheism · Fanaticism · Zealotry|
|The Rise of Rome|
|Iron Age||Medicine · Sacrifice|