Koxaqui virus: what did tourists get sick in Turkey?
In early August, media and social networks reported on Coca-Cola virus that circulates in Turkey and about Ukrainian tourists who became infected. In order to understand how dangerous it is,…

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Ultrasound examination of pregnant women: why, at what time and for what?
Ultrasound for the future mother is not only an opportunity to “get acquainted” with your baby before his birth and to know the sex of the child. Ultrasound examination is…

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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…

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Lime infection: why is it dangerous to treat the skin yourself?

Sore spots on the skin or scaly bubbles may be deprived. This skin disease can be of several types, but today let’s talk about the infectious nature of lichen. The source of infection can be not only a sick person, but also an animal, the soil on which the causative agents of the disease have fallen. In summer, the risk of picking up the lichen increases, so it is important to know the “enemy by sight”.
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Tuberculosis is not only a disease of the poor: who risk getting sick
Tuberculosis has been known to mankind since the Stone Age, but even modern society is not immune from this ailment. Today, March 24, World Tuberculosis Day: in Ukraine, the disease…

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Who are Giardia: how to prevent infection
If practically every one of us knows about helminths (worms), then such parasites as Giardia are less known. Giardia are unicellular simple organisms that, when released into the human body,…

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Pneumonia: how not to miss pneumonia
In patients with pneumonia, the “classic” history of the disease: caught a cold, was treated, began to get better, but ... The temperature returned, the cough, shortness of breath appeared.…

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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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