Varicocele is a condition in which dilated, or widened, veins in the scrotum cause the veins to fill up with blood, resulting in a painful and unpleasant problem which can result in serious health problems. I had my CIMT done in 2006 on the Standard American heart healthy diet” eating low fat, higher carb. Nonetheles throuhout its existence the school produced scientists who made important contributions to the development of knowledge in their fields of specialization.
It amazes me to see how many patients come through my door that have been in a state of insulin resistance for such a long time without knowing it and more importantly without an action plan. The International Headache Society defines chronic migraine as more than fifteen headache days per month over a three month period of which more than eight are migrainous, in the absence of medication over use.
The manifold increase in knowledge led to the specialization of medicine: in Alexandria there were not only physicians, but also dentists, gyneceologist and so on. Also, scientific medicine was not a phenomenon limited to Alexandria; one of Herophilus’ contemporaries was Erasistratus of Ceos, whose medical activities probably took place in Antioch, in the court of Seleucus I.
In this age of mediocrity where the antiquity of thought and scope of a future lies hidden beneath unseen shadows, the prevailing winds sometimes stilled and other times gusty will uncover the scale of human endeavor. Difficulties in studying the phenomenon meant that little was known until, in a series of brilliant experiments in the early 1990’s, Yoshinori Ohsumi used baker’s yeast to identify genes essential for autophagy.
For our purpose, it suffices to say that the analysis of these biological categories has been conducted rigorously by the practitioners of 8 constitution medicine, who synthesized meridian theory of traditional oriental medicine and knowledge of western medicine to yield fine-grained investigation into the nature of each constitution and to discover therapeutic application of the theory.