Sarah Albee: Gory Details

From: Sarah Albee
http://www.sarahalbeebooks.com/2012/10/gorey-details/
October 02, 2012 at 04:45AM

In Ancient Rome, blood from freshly-slain gladiators was sold at Colosseum concession stands. It was thought to cure epilepsy.

 

Source: Mary Roach, Stiff, page 225.
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