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Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part IV: Middle Kingdom
First Intermediate - Middle Kingdom (ca 2181 -1786 bc.) The powers that built the solar temples of the 5th dynasty and the pyramids of the 6th dynasty weakened towards the end of the Old Kingdom, perhaps as a result of eroding economics, leaving the King less...
Religions >> Egyptian

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The history of the steh oscope. FRED WEINBERG, MD, FRCPC. * he stethoscope was in- vented in 1816 by a.
History of 3M Littmann Electronic Stethoscopes
Sound. Strategy. An early Laennec obstetric stethoscope.
Throw the Stethoscope Away: A Historical Essay
Throw the Stethoscope Away: A Historical Essay. Am I going deaf, or are hearts not as noisy as they used to be? I've had my hearing tested, just some high- ...
The stethoscope - University of Malta
History. 'I recalled a well known acoustic phenomenon: if you place your ear against one ... stethoscope to the Academy of Sciences in Paris in 1818; in 1819.
Stethoscope - Frank's Hospital Workshop
The stethoscope (from Greek στηθοσκόπιο, of στήθος, stéthos - ... History. Early stethoscopes.

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René Laennec's stethoscope: giving doctors a new way to listen to patients
René Laennec's stethoscope gave doctors a new way to listen to patients – hearing their bodies, but perhaps not their voices. As Google produces a Doodle celebrating the inventor Vanessa Heggie looks at this crucial change in the relationship between ...
How to spot a doctor before the invention of the stethoscope
Last week, thanks to a Google doodle celebrating the 235th anniversary of Réne Laennec's birth, many of us learned that his invention, the stethoscope, will be 200 years old later this year. This begs a crucial question.
Doctor of Deception? How a Florida Teen Allegedly Faked Being an MD
The Most Influential Physicians in History, Part 3: #20-#11
The father of cognitive therapy, Dr Aaron Temkin Beck is considered one of history's most influential psychotherapists and a pioneer in the field of mental health.
Health: Are you at risk for heart disease?
But a strong family history is like a visit from Christmas Future. That might be your fate if you don't make changes today.

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History of the Stethoscope - American Diagnostic Corporation - Core
The word stethoscope is derived from the two Greek words, stethos (chest) and scopos (examination). Apart from listening to the heart and chest sounds, it is ...
1816: The Stethoscope - National EMS Museum
May 12, 2007 The stethoscope was invented in 1816 when a young French ... the book "A Popular History of France form the Earliest Times" by F.P.
Stethoscope - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The stethoscope was invented in France in 1816 by René ... His device was similar to the common ear trumpet, a historical form of ...
Stethoscope - Science Museum
René Laennec invented the stethoscope in 1816. While consulting a female patient, Laennec needed to listen to the woman's chest. Before the stethoscope ...
Stethoscope History: 3M™ Littmann® Stethoscopes: 3M US
We've come a long way from 1819, when the world was introduced to the very first stethoscope (made of paper!). Get your stethoscope history here!

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