In the belly of a -year-old boy was the embryo of his brother

 In the belly of a -year-old boy was the embryo of his brotherIn Shymkent (South Kazakhstan) physicians regional hospital was removed from the abdominal cavity 7-year-old boy, the embryo is his twin brother. This was reported on Monday, the news Agency "Kazakhstan today". According to the chief physician of the hospital MADI Bigaliev, pain and enlargement of the abdomen, the child was observed from the age of two. However, neither the parents nor the local doctor did not give it due importance. When entering school, the stomach, the child reached the size of the abdomen of a pregnant woman, said MADI PR. The boy was sent to the school physician for examination at the hospital, Chimkent region. Читать полностью -->

Meditation strengthens the immune system

Meditation strengthens the immune systemBuddhist meditation strengthens the immune system against a number of diseases, including influenza, hypertension, asthma, spastic colitis, psoriasis and even cancer. This is the result of decades of research, conducted the largest American neurosurgeons who gathered yesterday at a scientific Symposium at the Massachusetts Institute of technology (MIT) - the temple of the most advanced in the world of science, located in Cambridge in the suburbs of Boston. The Symposium was attended by Tibetan monks, including the Dalai Lama, as well as world-renowned scholars, such as Eric lander, head of the research project the human genome, Jonathan Cohen, a researcher from Princeton University, known for his work devoted to the study of neurological mechanisms of decision making, and Daniel Kahneman, Nobel laureate in Economics. For several years, Western scientists, armed with generators, portable computers and devices for EEG, going on a pilgrimage to the Himalayas to study the influence of Buddhist thinking is not only psychological, but also physical health of the adherents of this religion. These studies have already proved the existence of a link between the three systems: nervous, immune and endocrine. The first one used in medical practice relaxation technique Buddhists in traditional medicine was Herbert Benson, lecturer at Harvard back in the 70 years began to treat their patients suffering from disorders of the nervous system, with the help of meditation. Читать полностью -->

The cold continues to kill people in the capital

The cold continues to kill people in the capitalThe cold continues to kill people in the capital Last day in Moscow from hypothermia killed one person. As reported today in the capital health Committee, on the eve of the doctors was recorded 11 cases of hypothermia. City hospitals were delivered to 10 people. Often on the streets freeze persons without a permanent place of residence and in a state of alcoholic intoxication. Source: RIA "Novosti"". . Читать полностью -->

Massage effect on the respiratory system

Massage effect on the respiratory systemDifferent types of chest massage (rubbing and kneading the muscles of the back, neck and intercostal muscles, the area of attachment of the diaphragm to the ribs) improve respiratory function and relieve fatigue of respiratory muscles. Regular massage that is carried out within a certain period of time, has a beneficial effect on smooth pulmonary muscles, contributing to the formation of conditioned reflexes. The main effect of massage techniques performed on the chest (effleurage, hack, rubbing the intercostal spaces), is expressed in the reflex deep breathing. Of particular interest to researchers is called a reflex connection of the lungs to other organs, expressed in the excitability of the respiratory center under the influence of various muscle and joint reflexes.. . . Читать полностью -->

Virtual violence dulls the response to real

Virtual violence dulls the response to realViolent video games dull sensitivity to scenes of cruelty in the real world. This is the conclusion of the American neuroscientists from the University of Missouri. They investigated the electroencephalogram active players and found that they have weakened the so-called P300 response. So experts indicate short burst of electrical activity of the brain, following the demonstration of violence or other unexpected unpleasant images. Researchers have also applied a standard psychological tests to assess the level of innate aggression. The result was to show that the decreased sensitivity to violence due to the long experience of violent computer games very much and cannot be explained only personal characteristics of the players. Читать полностью -->

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