The Egyptian therapy NOT for the claustrophobic

If you don't mind feeling trapped in sand and you don't mind extreme heat in the middle of the Egyptian desert, then this may the spa treatment for you.

But could there be something in this form or, what looks like, a brutal treatment?

According to leading medical journal the Lancet; the ancient Egyptians developed one of the first recorded systems of medical treatment.

Over the last 100 years, Appraisal of these ancient procedures have been largely based on evidence provided by twelve inscribed papyrus.

However, there's no evidence that being buried in the sand was part of ancient Egyptian treatments rather than a more modern remedy.

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