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Know Heritage - Quackery, the Heritage of Medicine

Monday, May 7

Nathan Pedersen presents on the worst ways to cure anything. Nathan Pedersen presents on the worst ways to cure anything. Quackery is a humorous book that delves into some of the wacky but true ways that humans have looked to cure their ills. Leeches, mercury, strychnine, and lobotomies are a few of the topics that explore what lengths society has gone in the search for health.

Location:Downtown Bend Library
601 NW Wall Street Bend, OR 97703
Phone: 541-312-1063
Email: paigef@deschuteslibrary.org
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