Few people know that Konstantin Pavlovich Buteyko, who was born in 1923 in the Kharkov province, in the village of Ivanitsa (now the Sumy region of Ukraine), was not only an outstanding Soviet scientist, clinician and physiologist, but also a philosopher of medicine. He came to this after he developed the so-called Buteyko method.
An amazing and extremely interesting fact of medicine is that Buteyko expressed and scientifically substantiated a fundamentally new concept – shallow breathing. Most people know that in any difficult and painful situation, classical medicine says one thing – breathe deeply. Continue reading
Interesting facts about human blood are not known to many. But this precious liquid ensures the vital activity of our body! An adult’s heart pumps about 10,000 liters of blood per day. And it is worthy of attention. We offer you interesting medical facts about blood.
More than 7 billion blood cells die off in the human body every hour. They are replaced by new ones, which are reproduced by the bone marrow and spleen. The average daily volume of renewed blood is approximately 25 grams. Continue reading
Dark circles under the eyes occur as a reaction of the body to various negative factors: severe fatigue, prolonged stress, exacerbation of a chronic disease. As a rule, when the condition normalizes, they disappear without causing much concern, but sometimes they persist for a fairly long period. You have to make an effort to get rid of them.
We bring to your attention interesting medical facts on this important topic for many women and men. Continue reading