7 common mistakes of those who try to provide first aid
The ability to provide first aid is a very important and popular skill, which in some situations is the only thing that separates a person from death. It is all…

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Strange medical practices from the past that, fortunately, were abandoned
In ancient cultures, a variety of healing methods were practiced. Some eventually formed the basis of modern medical standards, while others were so strange and even dangerous that one can…

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10 major scientific and technological breakthroughs in medicine in 2015 that give people hope
2015 was a particularly productive year for medicine. Many exciting discoveries were made, bright breakthroughs were made in medical technologies, and new applications were found for a number of existing…

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From space to coffee: 10 ways to use excrement that people don’t know

The human body is a real processing plant, in the cycle of which defecation is a natural process. Although this process is repugnant, throughout history, people have found many different and very useful uses for excrement.
1. Traditional medicine

Long ago, people used exclusively traditional remedies to treat their ailments. They used plants, animals, magic, and many different minerals. Even today, many people still use a wide range of traditional medicine. For example, in China, tiger feces are one of the most important ingredients in traditional medicine and are used to treat boils, hemorrhoids, and alcoholism. Continue reading

Deadly advertising: a joke with skeletons that claimed many lives
Creation Today, everyone is used to pharmaceutical advertising, which uses pastel shades, pastoral landscapes and rave reviews of the new "miracle drug". But in the late 1800s, a St. Louis-based…

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Japanese robot doctor can diagnose cancer in 1 second
Japanese AI has learned to detect bowel cancer. Japanese scientists have created a medical artificial intelligence that can detect cancer in the human body in just one second. Unfortunately, so…

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From person to cyborg: a synthetic chest created using 3D printing
It seems that a person has every chance to turn into a cyborg. Arcam AB specialists have created perhaps the most difficult prosthesis to date, designed to replace part of…

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10 of the strangest medical procedures practiced today
Teeth in eye surgery and other strange medical procedures. In recent years, medicine has changed a lot, but many people will be surprised by the unusual nature of some medical…

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