the wisdom of ‘the sages’—Adam‘s bestiality in the Garden of Eden &
curing the flu with dog manure

At tractate Yebamoth 63a the Torah teaches that “Adam had intercourse with all the beasts and animals” in the Garden of Eden.

At tractate Gittin 69b the Torah teaches that the cure of a ‘catarrh’ (the flu) is to “take the excrement of a white dog kneaded with balsam.”