Wtf lol Water massages as a treatment for hysteria (c. Women considered to be suffering from hysteria would sometimes undergo "pelvic massage" – manual stimulation of the genitals by the doctor until the patient experienced "hysterical paroxysm" (orgasm).
Early Century Vibrator by White Cross: In the early century, vaginal stimulation with vibratory devices for the treatment of female hysteria was a common & lucrative part of many physicians’ office practices. Treatment of "hysteria".
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It turns out that vibrators were not primarily created for a lady’s pleasure. For a long time, doctors were using manual stimulation, or “pelvic massage,” so women could have a “hysterical paroxysm,” (#orgasm). This was the common treatment for female hysteria, especially in the Victorian era. Doctors were finding this work to be too much, time and labor wise, and thus the personal massager came into being. Read more by clicking on the photo. #history #historyofsex #vibrator #massage…