Explanation of biomechanical aetiology of the so-called idiopathic scoliosis. Physiotherapy in treatment and in prophylaxis

The biomechanical aetiology of so-called idiopathic scoliosis is based on material and observations from 1984 (T. Karski – scholarship one month in Invalid Foundation Hospital in Helsinki / Finland – cooperation with operator of scoliosis – Dr Olai Snellman) and

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Medical use of marijuana

There are lot of myths about effects of marijuana. On one hand, it is considered as a stimulant with addictive potential. On the other hand, some beneficial medical effects of marijuana and cannabinoids have been reported lately. In the present

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Acute mountain sickness

Each year millions of people travel to high altitude regions, i.e. 2500 metres above sea level to explore beautiful places or to realise to accomplish their mountaineering passions. Such high altitudes can induce health-related problems, called acute mountain sickness (AMS).

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Integrated treatment with endodermal massage, proprioceptive rehabilitation, viscoelastic, plantar orthosis and myofascial manual therapy on skin graft: case report

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Physical training in prevention of seasickness

The paper discusses the results of the author’s experiment aimed at determining the effects of physical exercises, particularly rapid changes of head position, on susceptibility to motion sickness. Navy sailors underwent trainings followed by test cruises under real circumstances. The

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Prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) in the oral cavity of children and adolescents – what should dentists know?

Human papillomavirus (HPV) belongs to oncogenic viruses and associated with the development of many pathologies within the oral cavity and pharynx, including oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma. The aim of the study was to introduce dentists to HPV-related issues in the

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The individual health doctrine: some findings

The article generalizes the author’s findings of years of research. Methodology and a simple method of estimation of the level of health of individual were developed. It was established that the basis of somatic health depends on the effectiveness of

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The change of the image of women in the modern world and eating disorders

The image of women and canons of beauty with time have been subject to a constant change. The aim of this study was to discuss the changing image of the fair sex in the modern world and to show the

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Effectiveness of physiotherapeutic procedures for the treatment of lumbar

Spine diseases are a worldwide social problem affecting increasingly high numbers of and younger individuals. The main complaints of patients with lumbar discopathy are pain sensations.The incidence of lumbar spine pain is increasingly high; therefore, lumbar pain disorders are called

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Phototoxic and photoallergic reactions after cosmetics

Photoallergic and phototoxic eczemas belong to exogenous photodermatoses. UV radiation and external factors which sensitized skin to sunlight are needed to form such eczemas, and the feature of all photodermatoses is the provocation or increasing of symptoms on exposure to

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