Symptoms and Consequences

Food Poisoning: Symptoms and First Aid
Food poisoning is an acute condition that is usually accompanied by digestive disorders. Often, its cause is the introduction into the body of pathogenic microorganisms, along with low-quality or overdue…

Continue reading →

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…

Continue reading →

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…

Continue reading →

1 8 9 10

Influenza and ARI: prevention, treatment of complications

ARIs are among the most common infectious diseases. A serious problem is the fact that many of us abandon specific (vaccination) and non-specific prevention of influenza and acute respiratory infections. And when it’s ill, it transmits the disease “on the legs”, which leads to the development of serious complications. Continue reading

Diagnosis of diseases of the digestive system: when appoint an endoscopy

The most accurate method for diagnosing diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, on the basis of which the doctor can prescribe effective therapy, is endoscopy (gastroscopy). With the help of a specialist the doctor can examine the esophagus, stomach, 12-rectum and find a problem. Many patients over the years suffer from pain in the stomach, suspected of peptic ulcer disease and other ailments, but pass gastroscopy to refuse. Continue reading

The connection between the duration of light day and depression

An umbrella for people is an integral part of life. Therefore, the first scientist, researchers and physicians did not even come up with the idea to investigate its impact on human activity, and even more so on the psycho-emotional state. The first discovery was made at random by psychiatric hospital workers: they noticed that patients with bipolar disorder whose windows are facing the sunny side give more positive results in the treatment. Continue reading

Prevent adolescent alcoholism

Sad, but on average teenagers begin to use alcohol in 14-15 years. Medical statistics says that girls and girls are starting to play alcohol, and boys are about the same. Parents often do not notice the symptoms of how alcoholism develops in their baby, because in the early stages of the disease can go unnoticed. No matter how “correct” there was a son or daughter, it’s important for each parent of the teenager to know the first symptoms of alcoholism. Continue reading

What is the dangerous winter cystitis for women’s health

Inflammation of the bladder (cystitis) disease is quite common. Women often suffer from cystitis due to the characteristics of their anatomy, and in winter, when a woman often overcookes and suffers from acute respiratory infections, the issue of cystitis morbidity becomes even more relevant. Many women do not attach importance to the seriousness of the disease, they engage in self-treatment, which can lead to serious problems, both in general and with reproductive functions. Continue reading

1 8 9 10
Heart valve failure: how to suspect pathology?
Headaches, fatigue for no apparent reason may indicate heart disease. One of such often diagnosed pathologies of the heart is prolapse, in other words, insufficiency of the mitral valve, which…

...

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…

...

Rubella: for whom a childhood illness can be dangerous?
Rubella is a viral infectious disease that occurs quite easily in childhood, but harder in adulthood. Rubella is especially dangerous during pregnancy, because it causes severe malformations in the fetus…

...

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,…

...