20 Most Bizarre Medical Treatments Throughout History

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2. Crocodile Dung For Birth Control

Let’s break it to you! Couples of the past did not have the luxury of choosing between effective birth control methods like we do today.

Avoiding that 10th baby was a matter of abstinence or luck. However, lovers who could not keep their pants on relied on a disgusting practice. Women would insert crocodile droppings in their genitalia in a practice that goes back to the times of Ancient Egypt.

Don’t even bother to ask! It seems that the reptile’s poo favors a chemical reaction that kills the sperms. However, we tend to believe the method worked because it made intercourse completely unattractive.

Let’s just pray porn producers don’t read this! At the same time, let’s travel to a time when medicine was trying to cure gay people of their illness. Check out the horrifying method!

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