Wait. Stop. Before you put mercury on that chancre, let Dr. Sydnee McElroy and her husband Justin explain why that’s such a terrible idea. They’ll also take you on a delightful tour of all the other upsetting ways we’ve tried to make use of quicksilver.
You can subscribe to their show right now on iTunes! Then tweet with the #Sawbones hashtag and tell all your friends (and loved ones). You can also follow the show on Twitter (@SawbonesShow).
Music: “Medicines” by The Taxpayers
In this episode...
About the show
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!
Send topic suggestions to email@example.com and follow @Sawbones on Twitter.
Get in touch with the show
How to listen
Stream or download episodes directly from our website, or listen via your favorite podcatcher!