Immunity is one-there are many diseases

Autoimmune disease is a condition where the immune system is aggressively set up against its own organs and tissues, while in the blood there are special protein compounds – autoantibodies, which, like a targeted bombardment, selectively attack only certain structures of our tissues, causing damage…

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History of Epidemics

“And the Philistines took the ark of God and brought it from Ebenezer Unto Ashdod… And the hand of the Lord was heavy upon the azotans, and he smote them, and punished them with painful growths, in Azot and in its vicinity. And the azotans…

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Tuberculosis — Disease of Dampness and Hunger

“She is still alive today, tomorrow is not” — in his famous and unfinished poem dedicated to the” dreary time”, Alexander Pushkin compares autumn to a” consumptive maiden”, condemned to death. Consumption, or, in scientific terms, tuberculosis, was the scourge of the old “pre-antibiotic” times.…

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