Read More Gilead, a region of Palestine, known for its balm, a healing ointment."Is there balm in Gilead? This line is also spoken in the Bible, Jeremiah (King James Version):"Is there no balm in Gilead; is there no physician there?" is like saying, "Are there palm trees in Florida? why then is not the health of the daughter of my people recovered?Artesian wells are named after the former province of Artois in France, where the first one was drilled by Carthusian monks in 1126.
The bulge in the blood vessel can burst and lead to death at any time.
Lucius Apuleius, a first century Roman, wrote a latin story called "The Golden Ass".
In English units, during the 19th century, it was most often 3 nautical miles, or 3.45 miles.
While the nautical mile is still used today, the league is no longer used to measure distance.
Read More An aneurysm (or aneurism) is a bulge in a blood vessel caused by disease or weakening of the vessel wall.