Register | Login


Cunningham Sanitarium

On the shores of Lake Erie, in Cleveland, the United States, there once stood a giant steel sphere sixty-four feet tall. Inside the sphere were 38 rooms where Dr. Cunningham’s patients spent up to two weeks at a time breathing air at twice the atmospheric pressure. Dr. Cunningham believed that the higher air pressure introduced oxygen in abundance into the body system and aided in the therapy of various diseases. This is known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy.


© Amusing Planet, 2019.



Jack The Baboon Signalman
Jack The Baboon Signalman
Letters Q W And X Were Once Illegal in Turkey
Letters Q W And X Were Once Illegal in Turkey
The Clay Licks of Amazon Rainforest
The Clay Licks of Amazon Rainforest
The German Hair Force The Militarys Failed Experiment With Long Hair
The German Hair Force The Militarys Failed Experiment With Long Hair
Mizuko Kuyo The Japanese Ritual of Mourning The Unborn
Mizuko Kuyo The Japanese Ritual of Mourning The Unborn
Monets Pond The Pond Where Art Comes to Life
Monets Pond The Pond Where Art Comes to Life
Harriss List The 18th Century Guide Book to Londons Prostitutes
Harriss List The 18th Century Guide Book to Londons Prostitutes
Fishing With Sulphuric Fire
Fishing With Sulphuric Fire