Posts Tagged 'illness'

6 Bizarre Medical Conditions That Shouldn’t Be Possible

cartman-smurfetteSo,  your entire body turns blue, or you blow up like a water balloon, or your face just caves in. Although such conditions are very rare, they are real.

Read about all 6 maladies HERE.

15 Uniquely German Maladies

malady

You may be German if you suffer from Ostalgie (nostalgia for the old way of life in East Germany (“ost” means East). If you miss your old Trabant and those weekly visits from the secret police, you may have Ostalgie) , or perhaps you have Torschlusspanik or “gate closing panic”.

Read about all 15 maladies HERE.

Old Names For Diseases

I found this list informative, in a retro way. It is rather long and has the names of illnesses that your Grandma might recognize. For instance, today I learned that lumbago was back pain, back in the day, and there once was a disease called “Eel Thing”.

Check out the entire list HERE.

 

 


Archives

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 710 other followers

%d bloggers like this: