Have you even wondered what our ancestors did when they got a toothache before aspirin or paracetamol was freely available? In Ancient Egypt, they used dead mice ground up into a paste (!). People also ate clay, applied leaches to their bodies and rubbed animal dung in their eyes - all for the sake of good health. Seems crazy, doesn't it? Well, if you think the era of weird cures is behind us, you've got another thing coming. Take a look at some of these strange and wonderful 21st century health hacks.
1.Marshmallows are Medicine
3.What The &*^%$)!?
4.Shop Until You (Don’t) Drop
5.Bob Says: ‘Breathe’
Now can somebody please tell me a health hack that will motivate me to start running?
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