First aid for frostbite
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…

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Psammotherapy
What is the effect of sand baths? Who is shown and who is contraindicated treatment with heated sand? How nice it is to lie on the beach right on the…

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Burns in children are very dangerous
Surgeons have alarming statistics: among the total number of people who received burns, more than 30 — 35% are children, and almost half of them are very small — up…

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exacerbations of chronic diseases

Is beer harmful?

Let’s start with the fact that beer, like vodka, brandy, port wine, dry wine, is an alcoholic drink, because it also contains ethyl alcohol.

Now everyone knows that drinking alcohol leads to inflammation of the gastric mucosa. cirrhosis of the liver, the defeat of the pancreas, severe diseases of the heart and blood vessels. But many people underestimate the most insidious property of alcohol – to form a pathological dependence, a painful craving for alcoholic beverages, that is, alcoholism. Continue reading

Chlamydia conjunctivitis

Conjunctivitis, that is, inflammation of the mucous membrane of the eye, is known to many. But not everyone knows about chlamydial conjunctivitis, which is often encountered by ophthalmologists. The causative agents of this disease – chlamydia – are intermediate between viruses and bacteria. As viruses, they multiply in the cells of the human body, and as bacteria die under the influence of antibiotics and sulfa drugs. Continue reading

Bathing in open water

Bathing, especially at sea, increases resistance to colds, stimulates blood circulation, cardiac muscle activity, improves metabolism, and has a beneficial effect on the nervous system.

But, in order not to harm yourself, it is best to start the swimming season at an air temperature not lower than 20 – 22 °, and water – 18 – 20 °.

Practically healthy people can bathe two or three times a day with a break of three to four hours. It is recommended to swim not earlier than one hour after a light breakfast and two to three hours after lunch. Continue reading

Prostatitis
About half of men aged 20 to 50 suffer from chronic prostatitis - inflammation of one of the internal genital organs - the prostate (prostate). It is located around the…

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Protective barriers in the lungs
It is not difficult to imagine what would have happened if the smallest particles of dust, aerosols, various microorganisms contained in the air we breathe fell into the lungs. Very…

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Urethritis
Urethritis (inflammatory disease of the urethra) is a common cause of many serious complications. In men, the infection from here can easily spread to the prostate gland, seminal vesicles, glans…

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Cholesterol
The prevalence of cardiovascular diseases, including coronary heart disease (CHD), often resulting in myocardial infarction, is extremely high these days, and a person is only 40-50 years old. And the…

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