Scientists have identified a natural substance affecting inflammation customerentity arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease, mainly affecting joints and causing disability and worsening of quality of life of many patients. Effective treatment methods of this pathology are not well developed, and available drugs often have side effects. Interestingly, 50-75% of women with rheumatoid arthritis note the natural improvement of the condition of the joints during pregnancy. Continue reading “Scientists have identified a natural substance affects inflammation of the joints”
At what joint disease is useful to use ribhouse received a lot of scientific data on the benefits of regular consumption of fish. Persons with chronic inflammation of the joints makes sense to pay attention to this product, say the authors of a new study. In their opinion, a good idea to eat fish at least 2 times a week, and each additional weekly serving will only be a plus for healthy joints. Continue reading “At what joint disease, it is useful to eat fish”
Interesting fact №5. As the enemy of the Greek lifestyle in General, and Greek medicine, in particular, Roman politician and writer Cato (Cato) refused medical therapy, while partially recognizing the therapeutic effect of some medicinal herbs. Such views, to the support of a considerable number of the Romans, hindered the development of medicine.
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Interesting fact # 1. Medical standards of Ancient Rome are mentioned in the law, the writings of Aulus Cornelius Celsus “on the appointment of human body parts” philosopher Titus Lucretius Kara (Titus Lucretius Carus) “on the nature of things”.
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Plague is the most contagious disease in the world. A well-known fact: in the years 1346-1353 25% of Europe’s population and 75 million people worldwide died of pneumonic (bubonic) form of the plague. In this pandemic, dubbed “Black death” that killed 75% of people infected with this disease. Medicine in those days was powerless.
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Interesting medical fact about the disease: throughout their lives, people get sick on average about 5000 times. In this statistics as a complex disease, and lung ailments. Every person turns for help to the doctor three times a year. There are interesting disease in which a person cannot fall asleep or, on the contrary, suddenly goes to sleep. There are diseases whose origin and methods of treatment, modern medicine virtually nothing is known. We have collected for you the most interesting medical facts about diseases and disease States.
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Listing interesting medical facts, it is impossible to ignore the anesthesia, which today successfully carried out complex surgery.
Physician Paracelsus Basis of anesthesia when performing difficult surgical operations is the air. The ether was established by a physician and alchemist Paracelsus in 1525. Before the discovery of ether as anesthesia medicine used a wooden hammer with which the operated patient was beaten on the head, resulting in unconsciousness or given to drink significant amount of alcohol.
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We present to your attention 16 interesting facts about drugs many people some of them famous, others not quite.
- Ketchup was sold in 1830 as a medicine.
- The “freeze” for wounds invented Gladiator Galen of Pergamum. To ease the pain from working with a sword and inflicted minor injuries he mixed olive oil, beeswax and rose petals. The mixture when applied to the skin quickly evaporated, giving a feeling of coolness. Galen called it “Ceratum Hominum” (Ceratum Humidum), that is wet with wax.
In the nineteenth century the American physician Robert Patrick (Robert Patrick) recommended that their patients mercury as a cure from virtually any disease, including syphilis. Today it is widely known fact that mercury is a poison, poisoning which lead to the occurrence of pain in the chest, lung problems and cardiac muscle, severe muscle spasms, cough, hallucinations, disorder of consciousness. In Russia and in medieval Europe also practiced the treatment with corrosive sublimate (chloride of mercury).
Today it is customary to wash down drugs with water. The vast majority of drugs in hospitals XVIII–XIX solely to wash down the beer. In Russia, beer, for example, were given to recovering patients in hospitals of St. Petersburg until the mid-nineteenth century as a disinfectant, restorative and tonic.
The staff of the German Institute of beer (German Beer Institute) scientifically proved that 1000 ml of fresh unfiltered beer is 10 times more useful than 1000 ml of milk.