• The Ancients Used Hyena's Foot for Childbirth — and Identified Copper as a Contraceptive

  • By: Lakshmi Ramgopal
  • Narrated by: Mike DelGaudio
  • Length: 7 mins
  • Article
  • Release date: 11-18-16
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Atlas Obscura
  • 4 out of 5 stars 4.0 (1 rating)

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Publisher's Summary

Ancient Greek and Roman ideas about sex, disease, and contraception were often bizarre, but occasionally prescient.
"The Ancients Used Hyena's Foot for Childbirth — and Identified Copper as a Contraceptive" is from atlasobscura.com, published on November 7, 2016.
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