Diphtheria
Diphtheria is an acute, life-threatening, infectious disease. Children aged 3–7 years are most susceptible to it; in recent years, the incidence of adolescents and adults has increased. Diphtheria is an…

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When you need to urgently call a doctor
Mass vaccination against mumps has led to certain changes in the nature of the spread of this disease. If earlier they were mostly ill for children aged 3-6 years, then…

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Scarlet fever
The causative agent of scarlet fever is group A streptococcus, which can also cause kidney damage (glomerulunofrit), tonsillitis, chronic tonsillitis, rheumatism and other diseases. Scarlet fever occurs if at the…

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summer or winter

When a cold caught in the summer

The peak of colds occurs in the winter or off-season. No wonder. An organism weakened by exposure to cold, a deficiency of vitamins, is an easy target for bacteria and viruses. However, doctors claim that respiratory diseases are found not only in winter, but also in the heat.

Why does a cold occur in the summer when the body warms up in the sun and is saturated with fresh fruits, berries, vegetables? How to deal with such a disease?

Causes of the common cold
The common cold is called acute respiratory disease. Their causative agents are viruses and bacteria. These pathogenic agents never disappear from the environment and are able to be active at any time of the year.

What triggers a summer cold

In winter, the immune system under the influence of hypothermia, a lack of vitamins is weakened. She can no longer repel harmful agents. Viruses enter the body and begin to multiply rapidly. A person gets sick. The main reason for the common cold in the summer is also a decrease in the protective functions of the body. But the mechanisms that trigger such a process are somewhat different. Continue reading

Children's diseases: hepatitis
Hepatitis is a disease that causes inflammation of the liver. The most common form in children is hepatitis A virus, which is also very contagious. The virus is contained in…

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"Children's" infections in adults
Moreover, as a rule, this happens once, and stable immunity lasts for life. Children's infections include measles, rubella, chickenpox (chickenpox), scarlet fever, whooping cough and mumps (mumps). The main manifestation…

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What is malabsorption syndrome in children
Permanent weight loss combined with digestive problems and abdominal pain can be a symptom of a serious disorder - malabsorption syndrome. What does malabsorption syndrome mean? Under this term, there…

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The history of cheating: what is detox
It’s hard not to get the idea of ​​detox. On the one hand, it is practiced by many celebrities: Gwyneth Paltrow, Salma Hayek. They emphasize that, thanks to detox, they…

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