10 secrets of ancient medicine that modern scientists rely on
For thousands of years, people have accumulated experience and knowledge for the treatment of various diseases. Modern medicine tries, using and developing ancient proven means and methods of treatment, to…

Continue reading →

How to cope with stress and become happy: Valuable tips from psychologists
Permanent stress. Workplace stress is a real epidemic of the twenty-first century. More than a third of office workers experience permanent stress. This leads to loss of working time, health…

Continue reading →

"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…

Continue reading →

objects

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 medicines. In our review of the ten most significant medical discoveries of the past year.
1. Opening taikomochi
In 2014, the world health organization warned that the world was entering a “post-antibiotic era”. The following year, scientists discovered a new antibiotic, which was named teixobactin. Continue reading

10 blood-chilling experiments from the history of medicine

It often happens that medical experiments could be a script for a horror movie. Few people know how much pain and suffering has been inflicted on people over the centuries in the name of science and supposed progress. Today we will talk about blood-chilling medical experiments that often turned healthy people into completely sick.
1. Vaccinations for children from poor families

In 1908, doctors were desperately trying to find a cure or at least prevention of tuberculosis. Continue reading

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

 10 foods that will help you survive the winter without a cold
Useful and correct. Winter is a difficult time when viruses and colds are waiting for a person on every corner. To feel active and kind even in winter, you need…

...

15 most exciting scientific discoveries that have been made over the past year
Each year brings new technologies and new discoveries to the world, which bring humanity to a qualitatively different, higher level of development. We have collected in one review the latest…

...

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…

...

Piquant question: why do many injections do it in the "fifth point"
Many people are afraid of injections. They can be understood. Sometimes it happens that the injection is really very painful. However, even without this, there is very little pleasant in…

...