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Quackery on DVD The World of Fake Potions, Lotions, Pills, Formulas, Patent Medicines, Mechanical Devices, Snake Oil Salesmen and More to Improve Health For as long as there have been medicines and medical devices, there have been snake oil salesmen with a quick patter and a fake bottle of wonder drug to sell to the masses in groups or individually. Many of the wonders were simple harmless concoctions of herbs that did noting but at worst, they could contain deadly poisons or stop someone from seeking proper treatment. This collection of three films runs 47 minutes and explores the world of medical quackery. The first film is titled Confidential File: Medical Quacks - 1950s - This episode of Confidential File hosted by Paul Coates explores the world of quack medicine. The film explores example of medical quackery and machines used in their pitches. It also shows what the government does to protect people from these quack remedies. The second film is titled Quacks and Nostrums - 1959 - This film shows how medical quacks use hard sales techniques and other methods to find and sell their "cures" to unsuspecting consumers and the steps the government shut down these unscrupulous charlatans. The third film is titled Medical Quackery PSA (Public Service Advisory) This is a short PSA produced by the FDA warning about a device that uses Z rays to cure disease. Here are some sample clips from the DVD Please visit Our About Me Page to Learn More about Us! This product is a DVD. It is region so it can play on DVD players anywhere in the world. All our DVDs are professionally produced and packaged in DVD cases. This allows you to easily store them with your DVD collection. Our DVDs are designed to play on all home DVD players and all computer DVD players. They are region free, NTSC productions. Please be aware that in many instances, the master films of these old films are not of the same quality as a modern mega-million dollar production and from time to time, you may notice small quality imperfections that you would not see in a modern production. View Our Other Products: To view a listing of all our hundreds of products currently available, click the link below: View All Products<-- (Note: This will open a browser window. ) and Handling: We offer a variety of options via USPS. All options/shipping fees for your country are detailed in the listing tab or when you check out. We ship in the United States and many international locations. A special note to our international customers: We only charge costs on our items (and fees from the US are regrettably really that expensive.) We do not collect customs or any other country specific duties. Any such fees owed are your responsibility when the item arrives at your location. is generally completed within one business day of purchase. Payment options: Our payment processor is PayPal Guarantee : All items are covered by a 30 day money back guarantee. Only the purchase price is refunded. is not refunded. Item must be sent back at buyer's expense and buyer must include the auction ID and method of payment with the item to receive a refund. xygooberpie123 Feedback: We give positive feedback to all our paying customers at the time your product is shipped. To purchase your DVD for immediate delivery, just click on the Buy It Now button at the bottom of the page. Product and Product Advertisement Copyright THA Media LLC - All Rights Reserved

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Medical Quackery Cons Snake Oil Patent Medicine Miracle Cures Film Set DVD A517

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medical quackery cons snake oil patent medicine miracle cures film set dvd a517
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