30 Medical Facts You'll Swear Are B.S. (But Aren't)

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We like to think of modern-day medicine as being logical, sterile, and wrapped in smart-looking scrubs. But the truth is, there's a lot of patently disturbing stuff about doctors, hospitals, medical procedures, diseases, and the human body.

And we're not talking about the past, or extremely rare situations. We're talking about modern, run-of-the-mill medical stuff like ...

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