7 Human Body Parts That Were Once Used as Medicine
Now open: Certificate Course in Management of Covid-19 by Govt. Of Gujarat and PlexusMDKnow more...Now open: Certificate Course in Management of Covid-19 by Govt. Of Gujarat and PlexusMDKnow more...
For hundreds of years, medicine in England, Italy, France, and other European countries routinely involved the use of the dead human body.

Bones, brains, blood, and more were believed to be able to cure everything from gout to epilepsy, thanks to the life-giving spirit imparted by the deceased.

Although today the use of corpses is still an integral part of our healthcare—from tissue transplants to blood transfusions—the bulk of the practice of "medical cannibalism" has, thankfully, died out.

Below is the slideshow briefing 7 Human Body parts that were once used as Medicine.

Source: https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/554382/parts-of-human-body-once-used-for-medicine
G●●i J●●●i and 26 others like this9 shares
Like
Comment
Share
Dr. L●●l S●●●●●a
Dr. L●●l S●●●●●a General Medicine
Wonderful history of the mankind that they were being used as medicine.
Nov 10, 2020Like