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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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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Where are the points
Amazingly familiar situation. They put the necessary thing somewhere and cannot find it, and then say to yourself: “Sclerosis!” The youth utters this word with coquetry, and in the voice…

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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

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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Measles
Why was measles considered a mandatory disease for a child? What is the danger of measles for a child? Are there any guarantees against severe complications? Under what conditions can…

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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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Rest in the south, is it worth the risk?
Does everybody need to rest in the south? What can turn month spent by the sea? Do I need to take the children to the south? The habit of a…

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