Dental Assistant Classes, Programs, Courses & Career
7000 BC - The Bow Drill Era Dentistry got its start in the Indus Valley of India and Pakistan. These industrious would-be dentists were master beadmakers who used bow drills to cure tooth problems. This is also the first appearance of dental assistants, whose duties consisted of restraining the
Torture shoes - The shoes were often used in conjunction with the standing pillory (a device that holds your head and wrists in place while you stand). How long do you think you could stand on your tippy-toes before you had to rest your heels on those iron spikes?
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Australia or jail - which was worse?
A research project aims to find out whether transportation to Australia or jail was more effective at rehabilitating British convicts in the 18th and 19th Centuries.
Unfortunately this what happened to a lot of women in 1893 at the World's Fair. I am reading "Devil in the White City" now and it's very interesting. I've known about H.H. Holmes, but the book is very eye-opening.