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Skeletor Belt around neck!

Skeletor Belt around neck!

27 Crazy Images Of Medical Treatments Through History

27 Crazy Images Of Medical Treatments Through History

Elizabeth Bruyn, sitting in the back of a horse drawn ambulance. Bryun was an ambulance surgeon in New York City in the early by KRLN

Kynstkamera. St. Petersburg, Russia. "It is said that this Museum of Medical Oddities was started by Peter the Great in 1714 in an effort to bring Russia out of the dark ages of superstition"

Kunstkamera in St. Petersburg, Russia Peter the Great started this Museum of Medical Oddities in 1714 in an effort to bring Russia out of the dark ages of superstition.

"The only device that reaches the Vital Spot effectively!"

The Rectorotor-the only device that reaches "the Vital spot" effectively. And it even has lubricating vent holes!

Mutter Museum, Philadelphia

Cyclopia is a rare birth defect in which the body is unable to properly separate the two eye sockets so they remain merged as one. The majority of babies suffering this disease are stillborn but if they survive it is not usually for more than a few hours.

Yikes!  No wonder they had fainting couches.  And, no wonder why I can't cinch my corset in. I grew up swimming and expanding my ribs!   The effects of corsetry, vintage medical illustration.  There was no need of "removing ribs" when a corset was worn from childhood.

No wonder they had fainting couches. The effects of corsetry, vintage medical illustration. There was no need of "removing ribs" when a corset was worn from childhood.

Utica Crib - An adult-size restraint bed used in a New York insane asylum, 1882.

Utica Crib - An adult-size restraint bed used in a New York insane asylum, real creepy, huh?

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