15 Minor Injuries That Would Have Killed You 200 Years Ago

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Medical science has come a long way in the last 20 years, nevermind 200. Although some of these minor wounds can still kill you given the right circumstances and wrong care, you’re not likely to die from a paper cut.  All the major and minor diseases aside, there were a lot more reasons to worry about death two centuries ago. Here’s a look at 15 minor injuries that could have killed you 200 years ago. 

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