What is the effect of sand baths? Who is shown and who is contraindicated treatment with heated sand?
How nice it is to lie on the beach right on the hot sea sand! Children, playing, even bury each other on the shoulders or to the waist for very few people know that there is a simple and ancient method of treatment with heated sand. It is called “psammotherapy” – from the Greek psammo layer – sand and therapia – treatment. About psammotherapy wrote even Herodotus, Galen, Avicenna. Continue reading
Illness creeps in unnoticed
Coronary heart disease develops gradually and by the time when it manifests itself, it usually goes very far.
For the first time, the disease manifests itself in different ways: myocardial infarction, angina, or a sudden cardiac catastrophe. caused by cardiac arrhythmias. In patients with newly developed angina, as a rule, narrowing is found in the coronary arteries (atherosclerotic plaques). Continue reading