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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15 facts about hormones that everyone who cares about their health should know
When it comes to hormones, most people remember stereotypes about female whims associated with changes in the hormonal background. But in fact, hormones also have an effect on men. And…

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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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Monthly Archives: June 2018

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… However, given the amount of technology surrounding modern man, I must say that the smartphone is not the leader in this sad rating. In fact, this gadget can be very useful in taking care of yourself-your favorite.
1. CardioQVARK
A special smartphone case that allows the user to make and record a cardiogram almost anywhere. The program requires a network connection, since immediately after the data is taken, it will be sent to the cloud for operational analysis and a verdict. Continue reading

10 alternative medical procedures that could have saved people, but were banned

Controversial, questionable, forbidden…

Medicine is one of the most controversial areas, around which there are always disputes and scandals. Although there are rumors that the governments of many countries simply do not put on the market and prohibit miracle drugs that could save humanity from many ailments. Whether this is the case or not, we can only guess.
But we know exactly about 10 alternative medical procedures that are currently prohibited.
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Tougher than the "green fairy": how the US produces wine from ... cannabis
Have you ever tried absinthe? If the acquaintance took place, it is unlikely that it was the same legendary potion that turned the head of Paul Verlaine and Arthur Rimbaud…

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10 unpleasant symptoms that are the forerunner of deadly diseases
Modern medicine has reached fantastic heights, but much of the knowledge about how the human body really functions remains a mystery. Literally every year, people are faced with new diseases…

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Incredible things that happened to people after surgery
In the struggle for the quality of life, and even for life itself, people sometimes find themselves in the operating room under the sapphires of surgical lamps. And every time…

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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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