According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, the human body is a vast electrical energy system consisting of 12 two-sided meridians (energy channels) with more than 800 switches or acupuncture points. Chinese medicine teaches that when the energy meridians are in balance, the body will maintain itself
Some Mapped Trigger Point Locations on a Back - Therapy released lactic acid buildup in my muscles causing referred pain.
Beauty isn't skin deep; the facial nerve is beautiful! Course of the facial nerve, great occipital and cervical cutaneous nerves. So pretty! Tags: medical, human, body, anatomy, head, skull, neck, muscle, health, dissection, science, nature
100 Diagrams That Changed the World
Human Body (Andreas Vesalius, 1543) Vesalius's revolutionary anatomical treatise, De Humani Corporis Fabrica, shows the dissected body in unusually animated poses. These detailed diagrams are perhaps the most famous illustrations in all of medical history.
Scans that prove Leonardo da Vinci was right all along: New show reveals 'startling accuracy' of anatomical sketches which lay undiscovered for hundreds of years
The muscles of the shoulder, arm and the bones of the foot, c.1510-11: A 3D film of a dissected shoulder will show the incredible accuracy of the many drawings of the bones, muscles, nerves and tendons of the joint
Japan's first recorded human dissection, 1754 These illustrations are from a 1754 edition of a book entitled Zōzu, which documented the first human dissection in Japan, performed by Tōyō Yamawaki in 1750. Although human dissection had previously been prohibited in Japan, authorities granted Yamawaki permission to cut up the body of an executed criminal in the name of science.