Featuring leeches, pelvic douches, and creative hemorrhoid cures!
But do you know about all the wacky shit doctors did through the ages in the name of advancing science (and, of course, their money and reps)?
Well, now's your chance to test your knowledge of all the weird and ill-advised remedies, tools, and theories actual doctors of yesteryear tried in their practice of medicine. The information in this quiz is taken from Quackery: A Brief History of the Worst Ways To Cure Everything by Lydia Kang, MD and Nate Pedersen.
Let's see how much you know!