10 Things Women Were Prevented From Doing In 1960. #5 Is Just Ridiculous!

10 Things Women Were Prevented From Doing In 1960. #5 Is Just Ridiculous!

In the past, women were not entitled to do a lot of things.  They were highly discriminated with state laws stripping off their right to protect themselves from different circumstances. But through the years, with the continuous fight for gender equality, women finally, can do the things that were once limited to men only, and are able to pride themselves in the world once dominated by men. Women were not allowed to practice law. Let us look back and discover the things that women who lived in 1960 were not…

12 Torture Techniques That Would Make You Cringe. #12 Is Extremely Barbaric.

12 Torture Techniques That Would Make You Cringe. #12 Is Extremely Barbaric.

Torturing to punish criminals or to get someone to confess to a crime or information is still happening in these modern times. It may not be legal in some countries because of the brutality.   But in some places, they are still being carried out. We don’t know how they do it today, but during the Medieval era, the most barbaric and ruthless torture techniques were available to castigate criminals of all kinds. From using breast rippers to a guillotine apparatus, we gathered 13 of the most notorious forms of…

Urine To Wash Your Face? These Hygienic Practices Of The Past Would Make You Queasy

Urine To Wash Your Face? These Hygienic Practices Of The Past Would Make You Queasy

When we skip shower for a day, or miss to brush our teeth even just once, some of us feel gross, thinking how unhygienic we are. But did you know that back in the days, people did not bathe everyday, never used mouth-refreshing toothpaste, and didn’t even have toilet tissues? We compiled some of the appalling hygienic practices of the Medieveal era, and for someone who values cleanliness and hygiene a lot, learning about their habits would raise a quizzical eyebrow. But our ancestors survived those habits for they can only…

9 Horrifying Mental Health Treatments You’ll Be Glad Aren’t Used Anymore

9 Horrifying Mental Health Treatments You’ll Be Glad Aren’t Used Anymore

Psychiatric treatments have become better through the recent few decades. Medications and drugs, psychotherapy or ‘talk therapy’, hospital treatment programs, and even residential treatments are available to cure mentally ill patients today. But not too long ago, brutal and sickening procedures were done in asylums by doctors on mental patients. They were extremely gruesome that  would make people wonder if those kinds of treatment really helped them recover from depression and anxiety – or only worsened their condition. From an ice-cold bath to electrocuting a patient, down to removing a…