MADtv is an American sketch comedy television series.
This a parody of the High School Musical movie refers to the following medical conditions:
- Bulimia nervosa
- Teenage pregnancy
- Amblyopia, otherwise known as lazy eye
- Drug addiction
- Ectopia cordis, a birth defect of the heart
- Solitary testicle
- Juvenile diabetes…
Continue reading “High School Musical Disease”
The cello scrotum (LA Times blogs) has been exposed…it was just a 34 year old hoax that got published in the British Medical Journal.
More about the scrotal flak from the BBC News.
“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.