High School Musical Disease

MADtv is an American sketch comedy television series.
This a parody of the High School Musical movie refers to the following medical conditions:

  • Ecchymosis
  • Bulimia nervosa
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • Amblyopia, otherwise known as lazy eye
  • Drug addiction
  • Ectopia cordis, a birth defect of the heart
  • Solitary testicle
  • Juvenile diabetes…

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A Short History Of Medicine

“Doctor, I have an ear ache.”

2000 B.C. – Here, eat this root.
1000 A.D. – That root is heathen. Here, say this prayer.
1850 A.D. – That prayer is superstition. Here, drink this potion.
1940 A.D. – That potion is snake oil. Here, swallow this pill.
1985 A.D. – That pill is ineffective. Here, take this antibiotic.
2000 A.D. – That antibiotic is artificial. Here, eat this root.


An adverse effect is a harmful effect caused by a medication such as an antibiotic…or a root.