Health and Medicine

The 7 Strangest Overdose Cases

14-02-2024

The 7 Strangest Overdose Cases

Not drugs and alcohol, which, as is known, in excessive quantities can be dangerous to health and even to life. Few, however, know ...

A real miracle: 10 of the most amazing cases of healing in medicine

13-02-2024

A real miracle: 10 of the most amazing cases of healing in ...

Sometimes medicine is able to do extraordinary things. You've probably heard about people where doctors were able to return to life ...

Prisoners of the "Iron lung": how to rescue victims of polio, have forgotten how to breathe

11-02-2024

Prisoners of the "Iron lung": how to rescue victims of polio, ...

In the mid-20th century, the planet was gripped by an epidemic of polio virus, which was a surprise to all. The disease, described ...

35 x-ray images that reveal the world from an unexpected quarter

10-02-2024

35 x-ray images that reveal the world from an unexpected quarter

The x-rays is not only an essential tool in medical practice, but also a portal to amazing and unknown world, which can impress ...

Why chicken broth is called "Jewish penicillin"

09-02-2024

Why chicken broth is called "Jewish penicillin"

What could be simpler than chicken broth? Even a person who has never stood at the stove can cook it. But this dish, which is ...

Why doctors have illegible handwriting: says an expert graphologist

08-02-2024

Why doctors have illegible handwriting: says an expert ...

The incomprehensible scribbles that doctors write with have long been a legend. Knowledgeable people say that this is not only a ...

What is kuvada, or Why men "got pregnant" and " gave birth»

08-02-2024

What is kuvada, or Why men "got pregnant" and " gave birth»

In modern anthropology, the term "kuvada" refers to special ritual actions performed by a man when his partner is pregnant or ...

Paper Anatomy

07-02-2024

Paper Anatomy

These human organs are made of Japanese paper and the gilded edges of old books using the quilling technique. Quilling first ...

Pumping to the brain: the positive impact of the training on the mind

07-02-2024

Pumping to the brain: the positive impact of the training on ...

It turns out that an active lifestyle is useful not only for the body but for the brain. Exercise strengthens muscles and spirit, ...

10 Easy Ways to Boost Your Mental Abilities

06-02-2024

10 Easy Ways to Boost Your Mental Abilities

Thinking is the basis of human activity, while every person has situations when he is not too happy with his own intelligence. When ...

Do you want to improve your attention and memory? Use a sleep mask

06-02-2024

Do you want to improve your attention and memory? Use a sleep ...

Sleep masks are familiar to us mainly from foreign films. Their heroes often pull them on with a serious look while lying in bed. ...

The harsh 19th century: a collection of archival photographs of people with deformities

06-02-2024

The harsh 19th century: a collection of archival photographs ...

From time immemorial, man's love for beauty and aesthetic beauty has firmly coexisted with an inexplicable craving to gaze at ...

The rarest eye color in the world

05-02-2024

The rarest eye color in the world

Eye color inherited one human genome, and from the moment of conception, he is destined to have a certain color. Scientists ...

Minamata disease - how the plant secretly killed the Japanese for decades

05-02-2024

Minamata disease - how the plant secretly killed the Japanese ...

Mercury is a liquid silvery metal used in many modern industries. The importance of mercury for metallurgy, energy, the chemical ...

The Tragic Story of the "Living Skeleton" Isaac Sprague

04-02-2024

The Tragic Story of the "Living Skeleton" Isaac Sprague

To modern people, freak circuses and “human zoos” seem terrible and disgusting. But there was a time when they were the only ...

9 Myths About Sugar You Should Stop Believing

03-02-2024

9 Myths About Sugar You Should Stop Believing

Have you ever wondered what a bunch of prejudices that are lovingly drummed into our heads since childhood limit us to an already ...

Vincent Van Gogh - about the experience of experiencing a mental disorder

03-02-2024

Vincent Van Gogh - about the experience of experiencing a ...

Vincent Van Gogh is one of those artists whom experts unanimously classify as mentally ill artists. A huge number of works have ...

19 examples to prove that willpower and hard work will win everything. Everything!

03-02-2024

19 examples to prove that willpower and hard work will win ...

Agree, some of us would not hurt to lose a few pounds. But the exercise is too boring and painfully difficult, especially when ...

Scientists: short people live longer than tall ones, but it wasn't always like that

02-02-2024

Scientists: short people live longer than tall ones, but it ...

For centuries, it has been believed that a person's tall stature is a sign of his health and good heredity. And it was so — the ...

From Hippocrates to Pirogov: military field surgery in different eras

02-02-2024

From Hippocrates to Pirogov: military field surgery in ...

Wars have accompanied humanity throughout its history. The methods of warfare have changed a lot over the centuries, but death ...

What is runner's euphoria and how scientists explain this phenomenon

02-02-2024

What is runner's euphoria and how scientists explain this ...

Runner's euphoria is a condition observed in athletes in cycling sports during prolonged exercise. It can be described as a ...

What happens if you eat bread with mold

01-02-2024

What happens if you eat bread with mold

Mold can grow on the edge of a piece of bread and you won't even notice. "Just think, what could happen?" — most say will be ...

Doctors warn: fried potatoes are killing our brains

31-01-2024

Doctors warn: fried potatoes are killing our brains

We love potatoes in any form. Puree, simply boiled, baked in the oven and over a fire, in the form of potato pancakes - the list is ...

The terrible story of anesthesia, from mandrake root and strangulation, to the appearance of ether

31-01-2024

The terrible story of anesthesia, from mandrake root and ...

Any surgical intervention in the body, whether it is a kidney transplant or tooth extraction— is an unpleasant thing. But today, ...

The relaxation technique 6 steps, allowing you to sleep in 60 seconds. Check it out!

31-01-2024

The relaxation technique 6 steps, allowing you to sleep in 60 ...

Harvard Professor Dr. Andrew Weil has developed a unique technique of relaxation, thanks to which even the most restless people ...

Brain shrinkage and 4 more proofs that Man continues to evolve

31-01-2024

Brain shrinkage and 4 more proofs that Man continues to evolve

Recent scientific discoveries have proved that human evolution has not stopped. Our genes continue to mutate, as in previous eras. ...