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Medicine and pharmacology in Ancient Egypt

The idea of the structure of the human body, the Egyptians received from the practice of embalming, also testified about the achievements in the field of chemistry (I assume that the word “chemistry” comes from the ancient name of Egypt is “Kemet” or “Kemet” which means “Black land”).

Knowledge of the ancient Egyptians in the field of the body structure were quite high for its time and can only be compared with the achievements of Indians, with the reservation that the Egyptian texts date back to the II Millennium BC. and Indian medical treatises – the first centuries of our era.

In the middle of the II Millennium BC the ancient Egyptians described the major organs: brain, heart, vessels, kidneys, intestines, muscles, etc. However, they are not subjected them to special study, which is due, in all probability, to the influence of the dogmas of religion.

The Egyptians belongs to the first extant description of the brain. It is given in the Edwin Smith papyrus (CA. 1550 BC, is a treatise on surgery), in which the brain moves in the open wound is compared to “a boiling copper”. The ancient Egyptians noticed that brain damage causes painful condition of other parts of the body (for example, paralysis of the limbs), and thus, laid the natural-scientific ideas about the brain. Continue reading

Treatment of folk remedies

Inflammation of the facial nerve: symptoms and traditional methods of treatment of the disease

Now, probably everyone knows that an inflammation of nerve on the face is a very unpleasant and rather painful for the man. Usually the disease appears in people in old age. Inflammation of the trigeminal facial nerve may occur due to different pathological processes. But you should know that factors which contribute to this huge amount.

In this disease these are the symptoms: suddenly the person has severe pain in the face, jaw and nose. This can be compared to shock. It hurts that people can’t even touch the place. It usually appears on the face in the mouth area. Of course, the resulting pain in the face may for a while to leave, but she again occurs and may increase. But some patients experience persistent pain.

Some are wondering, who most often this disease occurs in men or in women? Most often it affects our dear ladies.

How to treat inflammation of the facial nerve?

The symptoms of inflammation of the trigeminal facial nerve and further complication may be only in the case where a nerve, which is located on your face gets swollen and highly inflamed. Half of the face can look distorted, your smile becomes ugly and curve. The eyes of man can not fully open. Here is all nativedatatype of the facial nerve on the face. Continue reading

Goat milk: benefit or harm?

Goat milk is a wonderful drink, it is so full of nutrients that it can be called the elixir of life. However, not everyone likes it a little tart taste, and many people have doubts regarding the security of its use.

The benefits of goat milk

Goat milk is healthier than all other types of this product – it is easily absorbed and does not cause stomach upset, and due to the fact that there is practically no alpha-1s-casein, it is believed that it is hypoallergenic. In addition, it contains several times more beta-casein than cow, which in composition makes it closer to breast milk.

However, doctors do not recommend to completely replace the goat’s milk breastfeeding. this is due to high fat content of this product and the fact that it doesn’t contain the enzyme lipase, which digests fats. Therefore, for children under one year is best to combine goat’s milk with breast or other types of baby food .

Goat milk contains large amounts of cobalt, which is a part of vitamin B12, which controls and normalizes the metabolic processes and is also involved in hematopoiesis. Due to this, the use of goat milk helps to improve digestion,strengthens the immune system and protects against diseases such as anemia.

Generally, goat milk is rich in many vitamins: A, B (1, 2, 3, 6, 9 and, as has been said – 12), C, D, E, H, PP. Accordingly, those who drink it on a regular basis, get the required dose of a vitamin complex, which in turn favorably affects the entire body and relieves beriberi. Continue reading

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The idea of the structure of the human body, the Egyptians received from the practice of embalming, also testified about the achievements in the field of chemistry (I assume that…

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