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The surprising reasons 19th c. doctors and women resisted painkillers during labor
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The recent book The Sick Rose: Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration is not to be leafed through lightly. The volume reproduces 19th-century imag ...
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Sits over the cervix to prevent sperm from entering the uterus.
Corset Disfigurement Human Female Anatomy by SurrenderDorothy
Laudanaum Recently the Baltimore Sun newspaper published an article about a drug addiction that raged during the late 1800s and early 1900s. It was called Laudanum. I'm familiar with it, because as somewhat of an amateur historian on Wyatt Earp, one of his female companion died from an overdose of Laudanum. What I realized is that even in the 1960s, doctors were prescribing "Paregoric" a form of Laudanum, to soothe teething pain - in fact it was prescribed to my mom to use on my brothers and…
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Severe leprosy in 13-year-olds, extreme facial tumours and syphilitic pustules on the feet of a baby ... a new collection of old medical illustrations is eye-poppingly grotesque
Splanchnology - The study or discourse of the viscera (guts) - Greek: Splanchn(o), "viscera". Stomach (organ) - From Latin stomachus, "throat, gullet, stomach" [also "pride, indignation", since those...
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