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Dr. Sydnee McElroy and her husband Justin welcome you to Sawbones: A Marital Tour of Misguided Medicine. Every Friday, they dig through the annals of medical history to uncover all the odd, weird, wrong, dumb and just gross ways we've tried to fix people over the years. Educational? You bet! Fun? We hope!

Sawbones: Paracelsus, A Weird Guy Who Did Weird Things Then Died

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin putting the SLIGHTEST bit of poop on a pill made from bread as they introduce you to Paracelsus Phillippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim.

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Sawbones: Blood Transfusions

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are selling all their plasma with their history of blood transfusions.

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Sawbones: Aromatherapy

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are (spiritually) joining Matthew McConaughey to unlock the infinite power of your nose as we sniff out the history of aromatherapy.

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Sawbones: Diabetes

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are drinking up a cup of your sweet, sweet pee. Graphic? Sure, but how else will we know if you have diabetes?

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Sawbones: Alcohol

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are getting absolutely, figuratively tanked as they explore the history of alcohol as medicine. To your health!

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Sawbones: Appalachian Folk Medicine

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are passing your baby around a table leg as they explore the history of Appalachian folk cures live from Huntington, WV.

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Sawbones: Organ Transplants

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are giving the greatest gift of all, which is to say a kidney.

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Sawbones: Enemas and Cleanses

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin blowing out your internal cobwebs with a history of enemas and cleanses. Let's blow this show OUT.

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Sawbones: Tooth Removal

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are yanking out your bad teeth and replacing them with worse teeth. Also: Why were black teeth once the height of fashion? Let’s find out!

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Sawbones: The Heimlich Maneuver

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin introduce you to Dr. Heimlich, the man who got one thing real right and several other things just a little wrong.

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