10 Horrific Procedures That We Thought Were A Good Idea Back Then




Let’s just say that some procedures we’re the most well-thought out practices that they initiated. Surprisingly enough, these innovations were raved and considered amazing back then. Well at least until they felt the long lasting pain and damage that came along with using these intimidating inventions.

Plastic Surgery

Plastic Surgery

Source: Project Facade

Wheelchairs

Wheelchairs

Source: Luminous Lint

Artificial Leech

Artificial leech

Source: Random Good Stuff

Dental Screw Forceps

Dental Screw Forceps

Source: Oobject

Iron Lungs

Iron Lungs

Source: Wikipedia

Hemorrhoid Forceps

Hemorrhoid Forceps

Source: Mixx

Plague Doctors

Plague Doctors

Source: Tombanwell

Heroin & Cocaine Cough Syrup

Heroin & Cocaine Cough Syrup

Source: Joemonster

Tanning Babies

Tanning Babies

Source: Collections.si.edu

Tonsil Guillotine

Tonsil Guillotine

Source: Wikimedia Commons


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