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…

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Under the scalpel: 7 celebrities who do not hide that they did plastic surgery
7 celebrities who do not hide that they did plastic surgery Modern possibilities of plastic surgery have brought the concept of beauty to a new level. Today it is possible…

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10 ancient practices that modern medicine uses
Acoustic levitation and other ancient medical practices. Chinese medicine, visceral therapy, and ritual shamanism are often considered pseudosciences. But in fact, these are very ancient practices that have existed for…

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Monthly Archives: August 2019

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 the patient’s chest. An innovative implant was created using 3D printing.
The Swedish company Arcam AB, with the support of the Australian company Anatomics, set about implementing an ambitious project. The essence of the project was to create an artificial chest, for patients who may need to replace several ribs at once. Continue reading

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 10 strange and scary exhibits from various museums.
1. Cyclops child (Frolik Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands)

In the nineteenth century anatomists, father and son Gerard and Ville Wrolik were carried away by human mutations. Continue reading

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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"Down with hospital gowns!": what the new generation of hospital clothing looks like
Hospital gowns and "vests" will be replaced with style and comfort It's hard to find a man who would have liked to stay in the hospital. And it's not just…

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10 benefits of fasting that will convince you that limiting yourself to food is useful
The less I eat, the more energy I have! Today, there is a lot of debate about what "proper nutrition" should be, whether to arrange so-called "fasting days" and how…

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9 very strange methods that our ancestors used to diagnose pregnancy
Today, it is not difficult to determine whether a woman is pregnant or not. Just go to the pharmacy, buy a test strip and spend just a few minutes of…

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