Listen: Polio Vaccine, Rosa Parks, United States discussed on The Ralph Report
"It's not like me but I think I'm GonNa have a drink today to sell. It should fact you should the rare drink once in a while I like to. I can't believe that got passed in the United States where they were just could ban alcohol like thirty years thirteen years rugs though if you think of it like it is it's it's it's a bigger problem than most. You're really just crazy that I I can't even fathom that happening now and saying On This Day in one thousand nine hundred forty one sister Elizabeth. Kenny invented a new treatment for infantile paralysis. Alyssa says it was called back in the day. We call it polio. Now but It used to be when a child was afflicted with polio. This is before before the Polio Vaccine Exceed Escorts What they would do is conventional medicine would put the affected limbs in casts? Just lock them up. News your legs. We just put a long cast on it. Then you just titled Along on Your Cat. Wow her plan was to take hot. compresses apply them to the patients. Patients bodies followed by passive movement of those areas to rehabilitate the muscles. She basically invented physical therapy. This woman in nineteen forty thirty one and she was a self trained Australian Bush nurse. G really didn't even have any medical education per se. Well invented did physiotherapy quick. That's good good for her for her. In nineteen fifty five another impressive lady. Rosa Parks started the historic bus boycott in Montgomery Alabama. Because she would not get to the back of this famously. Nineteen sixty seven pediatrician. Benjamin spock and poet Allen Ginsberg were both arrested in New York while all protests against the Vietnam war anytime he sees the one complaining about protests in the streets especially here in America keep in mind no protests was ever popular until well after the fact. That's the purpose of pressed. You're going up against the general wisdom and this in this case it was the Vietnam War which was a completely wrong worth Presbyterian but if it was people taking to the streets to make that point drive that point home we wouldn't be appreciated. There'd be no unions. There wasn't for protect unpopular protested. Exactly nine hundred seventy three. Paul McCartney and wings released the album which was his biggest hit to date after leaving the Beatles."