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 company put ads for its analgesics and antipyretics on the market in the form of a series of creepy calendars. On them, medicine was offered by creepy skeletons. And everything would be fine, but, ironically, the product that this company advertised turned out to be deadly. Continue reading
Antibiotics are a breakthrough in treatment.
Today, antibiotics are probably in everyone’s medicine Cabinet, and many people can’t imagine their lives without them, escaping with these drugs from a trivial cold, when it would be quite possible to do with tea with raspberry jam. This review contains little-known facts about antibiotics that will allow you to look at them from a different angle.
1. Barry Marshall Continue reading