I'm so happy that CP treatment is so much more advanced. Braces for a child with spinal Cerebral Palsy, from August Schreiber’s General and Special Orthopedic Surgery, with the inclusion of orthopedic operations, 1888
Whoooa "This rather unfortunate woman suffered from bilateral hypertrophy of both breasts. Amazingly she survived an operation to remove them both. After removal the left breast weighed seventeen pounds and the right weighed forty-three pounds.
Children pretend to be nurses in the ruins of a bombed London, WWII. Courtesy of the BBC. It's amazing how our little ones act out their thoughts and feeling through play. This must have been such a stressful time for children.
A Victorian "hidden mother' memento mori / post mortem photo / photograph. In the Victorian Era, women holding infants were often covered; because the photograph is meant to be cropped to show only the infant.