Premature baby
A premature baby is considered to be a child born before the 38th week of pregnancy, having a body weight of less than 2500 grams, body length—less than 45 centimeters.…

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Reflux - Esophagitis
Initially, a little anatomy. The diaphragm (muscle-tendon septum) separates the chest cavity from the abdominal. Through the esophageal opening of the diaphragm, the esophagus descends into the abdominal cavity and…

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First aid for hypothermia
The effect of cold on the entire surface of the body, when its temperature drops below 35 °, causes a general cooling of the body. Prolonged action of low temperatures…

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myocardial infarction

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 hot sea sand! Children, playing, even bury each other on the shoulders or to the waist for very few people know that there is a simple and ancient method of treatment with heated sand. It is called “psammotherapy” – from the Greek psammo layer – sand and therapia – treatment. About psammotherapy wrote even Herodotus, Galen, Avicenna. Continue reading

Coronary heart disease

Illness creeps in unnoticed

Coronary heart disease develops gradually and by the time when it manifests itself, it usually goes very far.

For the first time, the disease manifests itself in different ways: myocardial infarction, angina, or a sudden cardiac catastrophe. caused by cardiac arrhythmias. In patients with newly developed angina, as a rule, narrowing is found in the coronary arteries (atherosclerotic plaques). 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…

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Hypothalamus
The hypothalamus owes its name to what is located at the base of the brain in the hypothalamus region. Translated from the Latin hypothalamus, there is a hypothalamus. This is…

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Reflux - Esophagitis
Initially, a little anatomy. The diaphragm (muscle-tendon septum) separates the chest cavity from the abdominal. Through the esophageal opening of the diaphragm, the esophagus descends into the abdominal cavity and…

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Pancreatitis
A man of 40 years brought the ambulance. On the eve of his friends, he marked the end of urgent work. We drank a little bit, we had something to…

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