Monthly Archives: April 2017
Most often, alcoholic psychosis occurs in those who suffer from chronic alcoholism. The constant presence of alcohol in the body leads to disruption of metabolic processes that ensure the neutralization and elimination of alcohol from the body, which adversely affects the functional state of all organs and systems, and especially the central nervous system.
Acute alcoholic psychosis occurs predominantly during a hangover. Sleep disorder becomes his harbinger: at night a person is either tormented by nightmares, or he cannot sleep at all, and by day he looks tired, overwhelmed, irritated. Continue reading
Among household and occupational injuries, a special place is occupied by injuries resulting from exposure to negative temperatures.
Frostbite is also possible at a positive (from 0 to + 5 °) air temperature, if the wind is strong and humidity is high.
It is customary to distinguish between general cooling when the whole body temperature decreases. and local frostbite of hands, feet, auricles, nose, cheeks, areas of the knee joints. Continue reading
For a long time, a person has been trying to learn how to manage his mood, stimulate work capacity, take measures to calm down … Many consider tobacco smoking to be one of such means.
The fact is that the alkaloid nicotine contained in tobacco has a two-phase effect on the nervous system, causing its short excitement, which is quickly replaced by a phase of inhibition, depression. A smoker, agitated by an unpleasant conversation or news, tries to draw on a cigarette sooner: he knows that after a few puffs, nicotine will “calm his nerves”. Continue reading