Saturday, January 12, 2013

Contraptions of Dr. Kellogg

John Harvey Kellogg, one of the brothers of the famous Cereal brand, created a series of contraptions, bizarre implements of health improvement. At his health spa in Battle Creek, Michigan, Kellogg would subject his guests to many of his created contraptions.

Mechanical massage device

Fresh air tent for sleeping

Ear tube treatment involving a warm light

Vibro-mechanical room for improvement of women

Mechanical horse

Treatment for baldness

Electrotherapy for gout and headaches

Pillow electrotherapy for rheumatism and stomach pain

Hydrotherapy brain

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