Medical Uses of Copper in Antiquity – 2000

The first recorded medical use of copper is found in the Smith Papyrus, one of the oldest books known. The Papyrus is an Egyptian medical text, written between 2600 and 2200 B.C., which records the use of copper to sterilize chest wounds and to sterilize drinking water. Other early reports of copper's medicinal uses are… Continue reading Medical Uses of Copper in Antiquity – 2000

Koper . Copper

Copper has been utilized for more than nine millennia. Ancient cultures held high regard for this metal for its antibacterial properties. In fact, the ancient Egyptians  associated copper with the symbol for eternal life, the ankh, which was later also adopted, albeit slightly modified, as a symbol for copper by the ancient Greeks.*Copper is not innately… Continue reading Koper . Copper

Copper – Koper

Did you know how good is copper for us as human beings and the environment? It is a very old tradition and for health purposes.   There are various interesting information about the using of copper as well.   Think about Eskom and electricity, copper gas pipes and even water, taps, etc.  It is good for your… Continue reading Copper – Koper