• Follow Us: 

Bizarre & Questionable 'Medical' Practices

  By posted Jan 1st 2012
Healthy Living

Medical quackery or practice of scientifically unproven medical means to cure ailments has been around a lot longer than mainstream medicine. For thousands of years, practitioners have touted the miraculous benefits of using snake oil or liquid oxygen for curing ailments and injuries. Even today, a number of widely practiced 'medical' modules are under question due to lack of adequate scientific research and explanation. Here’s a list of some questionable health products and services that are still practiced. (Images courtesy: © Thinkstock photos/ Getty Images).

 

Spotlight

These Ill Effects of Smoking Will Make You Kick the Butt TODAY!

Smoking is bad for your health, yes, but do you know exactly how it affects your body? Most...

 Read More»

 

Fun Facts

7 Things You Should Know About Your Immune System

The immune system’s job is to identify foreign microbes, viruses, and parasites creeping...

 Read More»

 

Food Feature

10 Tips to Make Your Homemade Pizza Healthier

Pizza isn't necessarily junk food; it all depends on how it's made. Pizza can be...

 Read More»

 

In Focus

4th Anniversary Feature

 

Editor's Pick

Most Viral

Across The Net