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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Defibrillation: a 10-minute chance to save lives
Defibrillation is the process by which ventricular fibrillation is removed. Fibrillation or ventricular fibrillation is a pathological condition when there are no effective contractions of the heart. This condition cannot…

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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.…

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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

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 the first flash in 2014). In addition, one might expect the arrival of H1N1 California and Brisbane. It is from these strains of influenza that this year’s vaccine has been developed. So is it necessary to split up? If so, when and how is it better? Continue reading

What Is Meningococcal Infection? Why is she so dangerous?

Meningococcal disease is potentially fatal, the illness that it provokes is considered in medicine as an emergency. For example, it causes the bacterial form of meningitis, as well as a number of other extremely dangerous diseases.
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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…

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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…

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What is an enterovirus infection? How to deal with it?
Intervovirus infections are groups of diseases that arise from the introduction of an RNA-containing virus into the body, many of which are pathogenic to humans. Typically, enterovirus is a common…

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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.…

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