Category: medical

In the anatomy lab, 1936.

In the anatomy lab, 1936.

Public health doctor giving a tenant family medicine for…

Public health doctor giving a tenant family medicine for malaria, near Columbia, South Carolina, 1939. Photographed by Marion Post Wolcott.

Vintage photos of people wearing masks during the 1918 influenza…

Vintage photos of people wearing masks during the 1918 influenza pandemic, one of the deadliest natural disasters in human history.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’s HD Rumble helped a man find out he had a tumor

A 28-year-old Australian man named Chris was playing Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Switch when he…

Pictures from 1914 book show the principles of impression taking…

Pictures from 1914 book show the principles of impression taking and prosthetic articulation.

The story behind the picture of a Harvard student with Aids is…

The story behind the picture of a Harvard student with Aids is hugged by his parents.

12 harrowing vintage photos of soldiers in complete shell shock.

12 harrowing vintage photos of soldiers in complete shell shock.

Bad invention: Psychograph, a phrenology machine to measure the…

Bad invention: Psychograph, a phrenology machine to measure the shape of your head from the early 20th century

20 weird and terrifying medical instruments from the past that…

20 weird and terrifying medical instruments from the past that make you shudder.

Eerie vintage portrait photos of psychiatric patients from a…

Eerie vintage portrait photos of psychiatric patients from a French asylum in the 1880s.