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Beer is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.


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Historical Use of Beer

Beer in Traditional Chinese Medicine


Historical Use of Beer in Western Medicine

Quote Paraph: "if he be a child write with blood as before… n=on murrha (i.e., a piece of porcelain or fine china) and let it be put in the beer and without doubt this remedy never fails."
Sec Auth: Temkin O
Title: The Falling Sickness. Second Edition, Revised, Softshell Books edition, 1994
Page: 112
Source: The Falling Sickness, Second Edition, Revised, Softshell Books edition, 1994,Owsei Temkin
Complete: Temkin O. The falling sickness: a history of epilepsy from the Greeks to the beginnings of modern neurology. London: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2 Revised Edition, (Softshell Books) ; 1994. p. 112.
Primary Source: 141 Quoted from Sir D'Arcy Power's translation of Arderne's (48), De arte phisicali et de cirurgia, p. l6.


Synonymns for Beer

Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Beer

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Evidence or the Use of Beer in the Treatment of Epilepesy

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Sachiko Ohori, Satomi Mitsuhashi, Revital Ben-Haim, Eli Heyman, Toru Sengoku, Kazuhiro Ogata, Naomichi Matsumoto
A novel PAK1 variant causative of neurodevelopmental disorder with postnatal macrocephaly.
J. Hum. Genet.: 2020;
[PubMed:32005903] [] [DOI] (I a)

Wolfgang Löscher, Alon Friedman
Structural, Molecular, and Functional Alterations of the Blood-Brain Barrier during Epileptogenesis and Epilepsy: A Cause, Consequence, or Both?
Int J Mol Sci: 2020, 21(2);
[PubMed:31963328] [] [DOI] (I e)

Dan Z Milikovsky, Jonathan Ofer, Vladimir V Senatorov, Aaron R Friedman, Ofer Prager, Liron Sheintuch, Netta Elazari, Ronel Veksler, Daniel Zelig, Itai Weissberg, Guy Bar-Klein, Evyatar Swissa, Erez Hanael, Gal Ben-Arie, Osnat Schefenbauer, Lyna Kamintsky, Rotem Saar-Ashkenazy, Ilan Shelef, Merav H Shamir, Ilan Goldberg, Amir Glik, Felix Benninger, Daniela Kaufer, Alon Friedman
Paroxysmal slow cortical activity in Alzheimer's disease and epilepsy is associated with blood-brain barrier dysfunction.
Sci Transl Med: 2019, 11(521);
[PubMed:31801888] [] [DOI] (I p)

Vladimir V Senatorov, Aaron R Friedman, Dan Z Milikovsky, Jonathan Ofer, Rotem Saar-Ashkenazy, Adiel Charbash, Naznin Jahan, Gregory Chin, Eszter Mihaly, Jessica M Lin, Harrison J Ramsay, Ariana Moghbel, Marcela K Preininger, Chelsy R Eddings, Helen V Harrison, Rishi Patel, Yishuo Shen, Hana Ghanim, Huanjie Sheng, Ronel Veksler, Peter H Sudmant, Albert Becker, Barry Hart, Michael A Rogawski, Andrew Dillin, Alon Friedman, Daniela Kaufer
Blood-brain barrier dysfunction in aging induces hyperactivation of TGFβ signaling and chronic yet reversible neural dysfunction.
Sci Transl Med: 2019, 11(521);
[PubMed:31801886] [] [DOI] (I p)

Evyatar Swissa, Yonatan Serlin, Udi Vazana, Ofer Prager, Alon Friedman
Blood-brain barrier dysfunction in status epileptics: Mechanisms and role in epileptogenesis.
Epilepsy Behav: 2019, 101(Pt B);106285
[PubMed:31711869] [] [DOI] (I p)



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