The Titan Atlas lost the battle against the gods. As punishment he had to carry the world on his shoulders.
The Know-How area Head & Neck is related to Oral Medicine and Oncology. The area consists of head-, neck- and throat diseases including Meniere’s disease and head and neck problems. The atlas bone, which carries the cranium, is often overlooked as a cause of pain “from top to bottom”. If the atlas bone is out of place, the function of the whole spine is impaired.
Nutrition with medical purposes for specific metabolic indications.
This is one way of describing Metabolic diseases – a competence area that previously was known as dietary treatment. The area is a scientifically based development and prescription of food for the prevention and treatment of metabolic diseases, which if untreated leads to disease and premature death. The subject integrates different scientific disciplines such as biochemistry, molecular biology, physiology, medicine, toxicology, food science, epidemiology and public health science.
”Man is a bowel surrounded by a body”, as somebody once said.
Our digestive organs are the means for our nutritional uptake. Diseases in this big and complex system are common, such as ulcers, gallstone, jaundice, indigestion, and irritable bowel syndrome and tumour diseases. The medical term for the speciality within the digestive system is gastroenterology. It is an area within the scientific discipline of internal medicine.