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Vintage EverydayTanning babies at the Chicago Orphan Asylum to offset winter rickets in 1925.
Disturbing Medical Treatments And Gear Of Yesteryear
Vintage EverydayDr. Clark’s Spinal Apparatus, circa 1878, one of the more bizarre and least practical treatments for scoliosis.
Whether the outrageous historical medical treatments of decades and centuries past or the most bizarre practices of modern medicine, doctors have always been rather scary.
Even setting aside, say, the Nazis’ medical research or the evil science experiments of other corrupt regimes, sometimes doctors are terrifying without even trying.
But, thankfully, as these vintage photos show, doctors seemed to be most terrifying long ago.
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Vintage EverydayProtective gear for a radiology nurse, circa 1918.