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Medical quacks?: Dr. Albert Abrams

Posted by admin on November 25th, 2009 under Medical News Tags:  •  2 Comments

Medical quackery has always been a profitable hunting ground for conmen. Electricity was a good hook to draw in the gullible, as it had long been regarded as something of an elemental life force. After all, it could make disembodied frog’s legs move. Mary Shelley’s novel FRANKENSTEIN, published in 1818, reflected this impression by having [...]