I wanted to share this biography of one
of the biggest producers of patent
medicine, Lydia E Pinkham. Her success was not only the product, which like all the patent medicines contained a
high alcohol content, but her unique marketing strategy.
was to simply give the women of the 1800's a voice. Women' s medical
conditions and problems were not discussed in the 1800's. Lydia Pinkham encouraged women to… Continue