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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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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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…

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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 factors and dies in boiling water, at the heat treatment, under the influence of household disinfectants. In the spring, when ticks become most active, and their bites are quite frequent, the risk of infection with tick-borne encephalitis increases significantly. So you have to be very careful while staying in nature. 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

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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Is it necessary to treat herpes: the effect of infection on the human body
How dangerous is herpes, because most people consider it a normal fever on the lips. This infection is very common: 95% of adults and about 50% of children on Earth…

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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…

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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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