Yep, they sure had some rather nutso things made up
How true- I'm a family researcher and I have found some pretty sketchy "home grown" cure-alls for what ails ya. Heroin being one! Historical newspapers are full of ads for these crazy meds.
It is really amazing what we used to do...and what worked.
My grandmother used to wrap a kerosene soaked cloth around my mother's neck to 'draw the cold out'. Crazy.
What in the world??? Wow! Hugs...RO
oh no, hope nobody got poisoned.
That's a little scary!
Oh that doesn't sound good at all.
Cough. Cough. BOOM!!!!!
Hard to believe some of the things people did and still do. : )I wonder if it worked, I still have my nagging cough!!
Don't take that while smoking..