10 Things We Consider Dangerous Today That Were Accepted As Normal in the Past

2 year ago · Geeky Duck · 0 Comment
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If you think people nowadays do unusual things, you should check out our comparatively recent history. You’ll see that our ancestors used to do even weirder things. But their actions were actually legal.

GIGGAG has a compilation of scary things that were permissible in the past.

Doubtful Treatment Methods

In the past doctors knew nothing about disinfection and used very strange treatment methods as bloodletting. Have you heard about tongue cutting against stammering, lobotomy and electric shock treatment? Even some of the most successful doctors like Lewis Sayre, the orthopedic surgeon (pictured with a patient), did lots of operations with lethal outcomes.


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Doubtful treatment methods
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