Influenza is on the verge: should it be vaccinated?
And this season is no exception. According to forecasts, we will soon come to the new strain of the flu - H3N2, which is also called Hong Kong (named after…

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Summer without hepatitis A: jaundice prevention
Jaundice (Botkin's disease) or hepatitis A is a seasonal disease. It is in the summer and early autumn that infectious disease specialists notice an outbreak of jaundice. Hepatitis has several…

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What is a cholera?
Today, the cholera epidemic is raging in Yemen, the world health system headed by the WHO pays much attention to this problem. This fact raises the question of what cholera…

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Is leptospirosis a disease of fishermen and divers?

Ignoring the ban on swimming in some waters, you can get serious diseases. One of these infectious diseases – leptospirosis, it is not in vain that the illness is popularly called the illness of fishermen and divers. At the height of the swimming season, this topic is very relevant. However, leptospirosis can be infected not only by the field of diving or fishing in dirty waters. Continue reading

A skin rash: how to “identify” scabies

There is a popular belief that only dysfunctional people get sick with scabies. However, this skin disease is highly contagious – that is very contagious. And there is no guarantee that you will not touch the seats on the bus or the subway, which the homeless man touched to the patient with scabies and left itch on them. Scabies spread very quickly, in poor stages it is difficult to treat. Therefore, any skin rash is a reason to contact a dermatologist and not risk your health and the health of others. Continue reading

PAP test: why is cervical cytology prescribed?

An informative method for diagnosing latent chronic diseases of the cervix uteri is the PAP test (cervical cytology). This laboratory test is widely used by gynecologists, because it helps to accurately determine the structure of cervix uteri cells (cervix), helps prevent and early detection of precancerous diseases.

Not every woman knows about the importance of this examination and is frightened when a gynecologist is going to take a vaginal smear for a PAP test and says why this study is being conducted. Continue reading

How not to get sick with tetanus: we follow preventive measures
Tetanus is a very serious disease, known for a long time: even the ancient healers established the relationship between the injury and the incidence of tetanus. In autumn, when summer…

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Diphtheria: what should be known about the disease that Dr. Komarovsky predicts in Ukraine?
Currently, the largest outbreak of measles outbreaks in Ukraine has been recorded in recent years. In this regard, the well-known pediatrician Yevgeny Komarovsky, on January 16, 2018, published an official…

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Tuberculosis: why everyone has a risk of getting sick
Tuberculosis has long ceased to be a disease of disadvantaged people - the homeless or drug addicts. Ukraine has declared an epidemic of tuberculosis since 1995, and to this day…

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Allergy-Free Drug Treatment: Is It Possible?
Today allergy is an increased sensitivity to various substances - allergens. Its manifestations are various, the most common are allergic dermatoses (urticaria), respiratory tract allergy (respiratory tract), allergic enteropathy (intestinal…

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