Animal shelter in California has developed a program of rehabilitation of veterans who have received during service post-traumatic stress disorder, on the basis of communication with the wolves, reports channel Sky News.
According to the founder of animal rescue centre in Lockwood Matt Simmons and psychologist Lorin Lindner, they developed the program, podglyadev the attempts to treat the consequences of traumatic psyche influences through communication with birds. After this it was decided to join the work of the U.S. Department of veterans Affairs to help those returning from Iraq and Afghanistan.
“Contact with wild animals can bring great benefit to people suffering from mental trauma. The shelter animals are about 40 wolves, some of them rescued from traps in Alaska, the other was deposited, when it was found out that by mistake instead of the Pets were bought wild cubs.
Those animals that choose whom to make contact. For those who have PTSD, it’s important. One of its main symptoms is the loss of the ability to trust, to build relationships and to feel safe,” says Dr. Lindner. Continue reading
We’ve all heard the term ” folk medicine “. What is it? Traditional medicine is a concept that includes methods of treatment that have been accumulated for thousands of years. Recipes of traditional medicine are simple and effective, and their beneficial effect is proved by many generations of people. For a long time there was no separation on folk medicine and traditional medicine (in this case traditional medicine is synonymous with the concepts of classical medicine and conventional medicine). Only subsequently, the medicine has gained scientific basis and was divided into traditional medicine (formal) and folk. In traditional medicine follows such principles as: scientism – all treatment must be justified from a scientific point of view; the effectiveness of treatment, which should be proven in laboratory and scientific research; pragmatism.
Now, currently there are both traditional medicine and folk medicine. And in most cases, traditional medicine is no less effective than traditional. No, we are not called upon to give up completely on traditional medicine in favor of folk, but be applied in therapeutic purposes and preventive needs. Continue reading
Use of physiotherapeutic methods of treatment in medicine allows to achieve the best results in the prevention and treatment of various diseases. So the medical centres of various profiles required physiotherapy with modern specialized equipment.
Methods of treatment are appointed on the basis of the main and related diagnoses, stage, complications, history of disease and life of patient, sex, age, physical and mental condition. The treatment selected by the doctor-physiotherapist individually for each patient, and ,unfortunately, not always physical therapy in Rostov meets these requirements.
It is necessary to say about the pros of this treatment. Physiotherapy is inherently more physiological than medicinal. As the basis of treatment are physical factors, and is therefore safe area of treatment. Also for prevention and rehabilitation perfect physical therapy. Continue reading