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
If you are interested in interesting medical facts, then we offer you a short overview of what osteochondrosis is.
This compound word comes from two Greek words: “Osteo” – bone, and “Chondros” – cartilage. Let’s try to understand what kind of disease it is and why it happens.
In simple terms, osteochondrosis is a disease that is accompanied by damage to the cartilage in the joints. Moreover, this can happen almost anywhere in the human musculoskeletal system. Continue reading
Many women who are sexually active are interested in the question: is it possible to get pregnant during menstruation? It would seem that the problem is to wait a little while these days pass! But the fact is that for many girls it is during menstruation that the sexual instinct intensifies.
This entails quite natural thoughts regarding intimacy with her husband. But here there are fears associated with an unplanned pregnancy. And during menstruation is it generally possible, or not? We will try to answer this question in this article. Continue reading