Four-legged diagnosticians could smell the disease.
Scientists have long thought that animals have the ability to “feel” human disease. But only recently this hypothesis has received official confirmation. Dr. Ivan Rodriguez and his colleagues from the University of Geneva (Switzerland) have found that in the nose in some animals there are special receptors. reacting to smells. diseases.
People in the same way react to pheromones – specific volatile substances secreted by the sex glands. It is these chemical compounds that make us attractive to the opposite sex.
– First, we took samples of nasal tissue of mice that respond to pheromones, and looked for the genes responsible for the recognition of “sick” odors, says Dr. Rodriguez. – And in the end we identified five receptors. which help to respond to pathogens and inflammation. The same receptors later we found in the nose of rats and dogs.
It is noticed that cats. dogs or rodents sometimes long sniff to sick people and avoid them or begin to behave aggressively. Continue reading
Research conducted by Ukrainian analysts showed how much money our citizens spend on the purchase of pharmaceutical drugs for the year. This amount is equal to almost 23 billion hryvnias, sold only about 1.2 billion packages of various drugs. On average, every Ukrainian buys 26 packages of drugs, wasting 500 USD. The most popular of these, and the most expensive is drugs for the treatment of liver and heart.
What medications Ukrainians are buying the most often
In particular, experts note the following trends: every year Ukrainians spent on medications and more money. For example, only 8 or 10 years ago, Ukrainians consume half of drugs, and, respectively, spent on their consumption (if we talk from the viewpoint of today’s trends) tens of times less money.
In addition, talk to experts, as the development and progression of the Ukrainian pharmaceutical market the cost of all drugs is constantly rising in price. So, in 2011, the average price of one package of medication was on average 14,5 hryvnias, and it by as much as 16% more expensive than similar packaging cost in 2010. Continue reading
When I wrote the previous article about the benefits of mustard. you mentioned ghee, which has, I would say, an exotic name – ghee (also referred to simply as GI). I am sure that many will be interested to know what kind of oil is and what it eats? About the benefits and dangers of oil ghee, as nobody better can tell lineazeta, namely, Pakistanis, Indians, Nepalese, Bangladeshi, as well as Sri Lankans, as they widely use this product.
In General, ghee is a melted and cured on low heat butter, which is used in cooking and for treating some ailments. Also without it there are special religious rituals of Hinduism. To oil lamps Hindus were burning with a bright flame, seasoned with ghee. I’ve never seen one burn this lamp, but I think that the smell of the burning ghee is much nicer than from kerosene, which, pardon the expression, stinks.
Butter ghee. The benefits and harms
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