The document that scholars believe the oldest treatise on medicine — the Egyptian papyrus, stores the ideas of the sages who lived almost 4000 years ago — has long been hidden in the vault of rare books the new York medical Academy. It is a remarkable heritage of culture that was already ancient when Rome was in its infancy, and Athens was a small town. Stone monuments of Egypt survived, but the majority of reed manuscripts were lost. Expert James Breasted, who translated the papyrus in the 1920-ies, called him “the world’s oldest manifestation of really scientific knowledge”. Soon the papyrus will be exhibited in the Metropolitan Museum at the exhibition “Medicine of ancient Egypt”. Here you can see scan of the mummy, surgical needles and other medical artifacts. “Their knowledge of the body were incredible, although they didn’t always understand it,” said James Allen, curator of Egyptian art at the met.
Papyrus is clear that the ancient physicians knew that the blood pumped by the heart flows through the body. This concept was not seated until the seventeenth century. They also knew how to do stitches. The manuscript also contains the oldest known descriptions of the symptoms of brain injury. Continue reading
Should you believe that psychics and healers have special powers? Question of faith — intimate, everyone decides for himself what to believe. However, we cannot say that the Foundation of James Randi for many years is looking for a real psychic, ready to show their abilities in front of the cameras or the inhabitants, and before the skeptics-scientists, who can properly set up an experiment. Looking to pass $ 1 million in that case, if the existence of psychic abilities will be confirmed. So far unsuccessfully, though tried to take a million many.
Became aware of the death known at the time of the healer the June Davitashvili. She died at the age of 65 years and departed this life, in fact, in obscurity, forgotten and the media, and the public. Where and what are the other well-known Soviet and Russian psychics and healers?
But back to the great Soviet psychics, which was the belief of millions. Where are they now? Up to the present day survived not all. Which has become insanely popular on the expanses of Russia predictor Vanga died in 1996, magician Yury Longo in 2006. And the rest… Continue reading
During many years of communication with patients noticed, the patients are divided into two camps. Some blindly believe the official medicine with its pills, chemotherapy and other unpleasant attributes, others vehemently believe in traditional medicine, Chinese, Indian, Tibetan, etc. For those who believe in the natural forces of the body, folk medicine provided enough examples. For those who don’t believe – prove, not show, how many cured patients don’t bring in the example – will be too little. Besides, not all people love to talk about their troubles or to demonstrate openly the passport data. These reasons, and for ethical reasons I have insisted on a number of successful examples on display was minimal. But at the same time I tried to make the actual person was as complete as possible.
Securely means? What are the guarantees of a cure?
The best thing about secure balm says the positive experience of its use. Take the example of recovery Hanaway Marina Alexeyevna. In 2000, she was treated Moscow, Hematology research center Department chemotherapy of leukemia and pathology of erythrone of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences with a diagnosis of acute myelomonoblastic. invasive aspergillosis of the lungs. Continue reading