Downtown Bend: Know Heritage - Quackery, the Heritage of Medicine
Monday, May 07, 2018
Nathan Pedersen presents on the worst ways to cure anything.
Nathan Pedersen presents on the worst ways to cure anything. Quackery is a humorous book that delves into some of the wacky but true ways that humans have looked to cure their ills. Leeches, mercury, strychnine, and lobotomies are a few of the topics that explore what lengths society has gone in the search for health.