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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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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Koksaki virus or hand-foot-mouth syndrome: not as scary as it sounds
Extremely summer, and not in the mountains and autumn. It is precisely this transitional period that is very favorable for the propagation of all kinds of viruses. If you notice…

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Hypertensive crisis: first aid and prevention of pressure increase

A sudden sharp increase in blood pressure is called a hypertensive crisis. People with high blood pressure (chronic hypertension or arterial hypertension) control their blood pressure with tonometers and take special medications. However, in the heat, the frequency of hypertensive crises increases, if not watch, besides such an attack of a sharp increase in pressure can occur not only in hypertensive patients. Continue reading

What diseases can cause infectious arthritis

Infectious arthritis is a severe illness characterized by joint damage, manifested in severe pain syndrome, edema, fever. In this case, multiple lesions are often affected by several joints. Infectious arthritis occurs at any age: adults often suffer hands or knee joints, children are more likely to be affected by several joints (knee, hip, shoulder). Continue reading

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 video address in which he talked about the disease and called for the protection of himself and his children from it by vaccination. In the same appeal, the doctor Komarovsky noted that, in his opinion, if the situation with immunization in Ukraine does not change, after the bark in our state will come much more serious illness – diphtheria. 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…

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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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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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Mite encephalitis: How to protect yourself from illness?
Mite encephalitis is an infectious viral disease that affects mainly the central nervous system of a person and is transmitted through bites of ticks. This virus is sensitive to environmental…

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