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Bizarre & Questionable 'Medical' Practices

  By Monami K. Thakur  posted Jan 1st 2012 at 6:30AM IN | Avg Rating
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).

 

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