Tag: "madness" at medical news
Arsenic May Have Been Responsible For The Madness Of King George III Of England
...has been able to throw light on the reason for the madness
of the famous English King George III. The study reports to have found high concentrations of arsenic in a sample of King George III’s hair and this may have been the main contributory factor. Prof. Martin Warren and colleagues investigated exposure...
Study Unveils New Insight To The Madness Of King George III
...hyria, the disease that was probably behind the // madness
of king George III. The Dana-Farber scientists s...I suffered from five prolonged, severe episodes of madness
during his rule from 1760 to 1820. The symptoms recorded at the time sound to modern diagnosticians ...
Impact of Climate Change in Africa
...were women wasted to skeletons from whose eyes the madness
of starvation glared ... warriors scarcely able to crawl on all fours, and apathetic, languishing elders. Swarms of vultures followed them from high, awaiting their certain victims.' (Baumann 1894, Masailand) Ecological shocks such as that experien...
Poor Ward Care Is Harming Patients
... but also for the future of the hospital. 'It’s madness
to spend thousands of pounds on fancy surgery if the patients are then allowed to develop avoidable complications,' she concludes. Source-Newswis SRM...
Madness- the Genius Connection
... they say, there is a fine line between genius and madness
and this may well be true according// to a new study. Mental health workers have always been baffled by one of the most common disorders of mental health- schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is said to affect one in 100 persons and causes disordered i...
Hitler's Holocaust may Have Stemmed from Syphilis from Jewish Prostitute
...ed syphilis, which, possibly untreated, led to his madness
and eventually targeting of the Jews and the mentally retarded. There is "ample circumstantial evidence" for the theory, according to psychiatrist Dr Bassem Habeeb. Dr Habeeb said that there had been speculation that Hitler had syphilis from diar...