Strange Jobs of History: ‘Guardian of the Anus’ in Ancient Egypt

The anus blower had several tasks to make sure the pharaoh was healthy. On the one hand, this “proctologist”, who dealt with all problems related to hemorrhoids, and on the other hand, his job was to empty the bowels of the pharaoh when he had swallowed more food than he could take to facilitate digestion.
Strange Jobs of History: ‘Guardian of the Anus’ in Ancient Egypt