Language – new “steering wheel” wheelchair

Many people with disabilities compensate for lost mobility by using a wheelchair. But the stroller is useless if, for example, paralyzed and hands. The new device will allow the disabled to control the wheelchair using the tongue. Continue reading

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The rich man died trying to amputate his paralyzed legs with a hacksaw

Bloody horror thrillers of the Saga “Saw” pale in comparison to the reality: in London partially paralyzed disabled person wanted to amputate his leg immobilized with the metal hacksaw. As one would expect, the unfortunate died a horrible death. Continue reading

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Meet one-armed smartphone in the prosthesis

50-year-old resident of England alone have thought of before, which was not able to invent hundreds of engineers working in companies producing prosthetic limbs. British disabled greatly ease the life smontirovat in the prosthesis cell phone. Continue reading

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Wheelchair: not vehicle – transport

The invention of Japanese engineers will greatly facilitate the life of disabled people using common wheelchairs. Cheap regular stroller with manual drive can be easily converted into motorized and go on a trip to the shops or to visit. Continue reading

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New legs for wheelchair users: new Zealanders have created the world’s first “exoskeleton”

The loss of the ability to control your body due to injury or disease of the spine – one of the worst misfortunes that can befall a person. Older people remember Yelena Mukhina, Soviet gymnast, the absolute champion of the world, which as a result of injury was bedridden for 26 years. But now to help some of these people with disabilities (those who have only immobilized legs) may be the device created by inventors from New Zealand. Continue reading

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Young veterans of the British army refuse to live

Among young men, demobilized from the British armed forces, three times more potential suicides than among civilians. A study by British scientists on this subject was published March 3 in the journal PLoS Medicine. Continue reading

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Remember the war, suggest scientists

Stimulate the old memories of their military past is good for the health of veterans, scientists say. The researchers found that when older people gather in groups and remember the old days, it has a beneficial effect on their memory and the risk of developing dementia. Continue reading

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Not less than $ 300 million necessary to remedy the effects of dioxin on the Vietnamese

Vietnam, the effects of the chemical defoliant “Agent orange” by the U.S. armed forces on the territory of this South Asian country. It turned out that terrible combat herbicide contains the active substance is dioxin, which, as recent events in Vietnam that is able to provide teratogenic effect and in the third generation and now there are children with horrible deformities. These children have grandchildren of the partisans, of which 40-45 years ago, covered in the jungle “orange rain”. Continue reading

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A wounded veteran of the war in Iraq chose the amputation of the leg, to be able to play hockey

Joseph Bowser from childhood he played hockey and thought this game strong and courageous all of his life. But to enter into a contract with any of the professional hockey teams in the NHL he has failed, and Joseph became a soldier. Continue reading

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Impotence shortens the life of men

Sexual health men can influence the duration of his life. In particular, we are talking about erectile dysfunction, which, according to a new study, leads to premature death. To avoid this, take kamagra. Continue reading

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Impotence – a sign of the coming of heart attack

Erectile dysfunction can be an early sign of impending heart problems in men, which should be treated with the help of levitra. This is the conclusion reached by scientists who analyzed data from 12 different studies. Continue reading

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Secrets of longevity: 100 years old one of the first bodybuilders of the planet

The birthplace of modern bodybuilding is considered the US, but the followers of “bodybuilding”, emerged as a movement in the sport, immediately after the Second world war, were in other countries. In distant India celebrates the centenary of “the kid” Manohar, IC. Continue reading

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Erection prolongs life male

Erection problems may indicate more serious problems in the body, and for older men, regular sex is also a way to increase life expectancy. So you need to use sildenafilo.

French cardiovascular surgeon Dr. Ronald Virage is the leading in the country a specialist in men’s sexual health and erectile dysfunction. Continue reading

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The American generals know the enemy nation in the face – threat is fateful

The ongoing U.S. campaign against obesity has received yesterday unexpected turn: nearly 200 senior officers, U.S. army, retired signed a petition to Congress with the requirement to drastically reduce the number of vending machines selling junk food in schools across the country. Continue reading

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Echoes of war: the veteran again saw his amputirovannyy hand in almost half a century

The Vietnam war lasted nearly a decade, starting in 1964, it led to the deaths of tens of thousands of Americans and millions of inhabitants of North and South Vietnam. But sometimes during the worst of the confrontation was a place for mercy. Continue reading

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