15 Old Medical Photos That Will Make You Glad You Weren’t Born In The 1800s

By Pen Cooper

Before modern medical science became widespread, the human body was a mystery. Back in the 1800s, people were pretty much clueless and medical practitioners were just starting to understand how things worked.

Naturally, this led to some strange, and very misguided, medical practices.

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H/T Guiltyfix

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