Bad Medicine: 5 Common Medical Myths Movies Always Get Wrong

4. The Miracle of Life

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For those who haven't witnessed it, the miracle of birth is... disgusting. There's screaming. Shouting. A wet baby comes out, covered in goo. And when the baby's out, a hunk of placenta follows it. Things tear. There's usually poop involved. And that's when things go the right way. There's no magic or rainbows or angels singing. There's no picture of this medical inaccuracy. You're welcome. Instead, enjoy this picture of an otter eating a heart-shaped treat: otter
 
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