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China is infamous for one of the most gruesome of body modification practices.

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though a few people argue that if competitors choose to accept the risk of being caught, they should cheat if they want to.Some athletes claim that they didn't knowingly break the rules: their coaches gave them 'supplements' without telling them what they were.Is it unethical to do things to your body without being aware of the consequences?

The warrior side of this tribe influences their choices of body modifications.

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In 1948, the excavation of Siberian tombs revealed bodies over 2,000 years old decorated with tattoos of animals and mythical beasts( The History of Body Modification Around the World.).

However, they had one practice of body modification which was unique to their society.

Tattoos, which are a very common form of modification in this subculture, have been around for well over 10,000 years. "The oldest documented tattoos belong to Otzi the Iceman, whose preserved body was discovered in the Alps between Austria and Italy in 1991", saysprofessor Nina Jablonski, head of Penn State's anthropology department and author of Skin: A Natural History.