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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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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9 devices that will take care of the body using a smartphone
Interesting devices for self-care. Someone will say that a smartphone is an extremely harmful thing for the body, and they will be right about something. All these waves and radiations...…

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7 barbaric medical procedures that are still practiced

When it comes to modern medicine, strict doctors in white coats immediately appear who calmly listen to the patient, make a diagnosis, prescribe the necessary medicines. And all this happens in a comfortable modern office. But in fact, a number of medical procedures have not changed at all over the past centuries and may seem truly barbaric to a person far from medicine.
1. Cleaning the uterus

Obstetrics and gynecology are probably some of the bloodiest areas in medicine. Continue reading

4 non-proprietary inventions that saved millions of human lives and did not bring their creators a penny

Four inventions without a patent that saved millions of lives.

I wonder what modern medicine would be like if it weren’t for these four inventions. To date, they have already saved millions of lives. It is really interesting that the creators of all these things did not earn a single penny on their creations. And while the “patent wars” do their best to slow down progress, but enrich the best minds, the creators of these things have given up wealth for the benefit of all mankind.
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5 already existing incredible technologies from the medicine of the future
Modern technologies allow physicians to regularly make serious breakthroughs in their activities. Today we have collected information about 5 of the most amazing innovative technologies that in a few years…

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Strange methods of psychotherapy that help people cope with their internal problems
When it comes to psychotherapy sessions, they most often imagine a patient who relaxes in a chair in front of a psychotherapist and talks about his problems and experiences. But…

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From bloodletting to drinking urine: harsh and merciless medicine of the past
Harsh and merciless medieval medicine. In the XV century, a book called Fasciculus Medicinae was created, which at that time served as a universal medical reference and contained a description…

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Shocking medical wonders stored in museums around the world
  Museums around the world have many amazing exhibits. But among them there are those that cause not just amazement, but frankly shock, and even cause disgust. Our review contains…

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