Quackery: A Brief History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything by Lydia Kang, Nate Pedersen
English | October 17th, 2017 | ASIN: B06XDX2X15, ISBN: 0761189815 | 251 Pages | EPUB | 25.61 MB
What won’t we try in our quest for perfect health, beauty, and the fountain of youth? Well, just imagine a time when doctors prescribed morphine for crying infants. When liquefied gold was touted as immortality in a glass. And when strychnine—yes, that strychnine, the one used in rat poison—was dosed like Viagra.