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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: Syphilis

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin talk about the latest hot trends in mercury fumigation as they explore the history of syphilis.

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Sawbones: The Four Humors

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin wear a Taz T-shirt in a mall fashion show. Also, bile, blood and phlegm are discussed.

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Sawbones: Chocolate

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are taking a sunrise and sprinkling it with dew as they talk about the history of medicinal chocolate.

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Sawbones: The Dancing Plague

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin recount a horrifying, real-world case ... of Boogie Fever.

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Sawbones: Measles

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This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are getting really angry about measles. Come get mad with us.

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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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