Bizarre Things We've Called Medicine

Bizarre Things We ve Called Medicine Take two leeches and call me in the morning That s probably not what you want to hear from your doctor Check out some of the most bizarre things humans have done in the name of medicine

  • Title: Bizarre Things We've Called Medicine
  • Author: Alicia Z. Klepeis
  • ISBN: 9781491443422
  • Page: 438
  • Format: Paperback
  • Take two leeches and call me in the morning That s probably not what you want to hear from your doctor Check out some of the most bizarre things humans have done in the name of medicine.

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    1. #Bizarre #medicinal practices in #medieval times. #YoungReaders #PictureBook #BookReview #ChildrensBooks #amreading #science #medicine

    2. This book discusses "bizarre" surgeries and treatments that humans have used in the past and to some extent continue today. Klepeis does a good job drawing from ancient cultures in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. She compares what was done in the past to current practices and even highlights the medical establishments return to practices of using leeches and maggots. It is a good gory book which will attract kids and will teach them many new vocabulary words as it explains the medicinal proce [...]

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