Whooping cough
Whooping cough is an acute infectious disease, accompanied by inflammation in the upper respiratory tract and paroxysmal spasmodic cough. Unvaccinated children under 5 years of age are most often infected,…

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Rubella in a child: symptoms of a third disease that should not be treated
Rubella in a child, or as it is also called the "third disease", is a viral disease. It is transmitted by airborne droplets from an infected person. Persistent immunity is…

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What is the danger of vitamin C deficiency?
Frequent headaches, chronic fatigue, high irritability, especially in combination with bleeding gums, may indicate a lack of vitamin C. Therefore, do not rush to take an analgesic. You may need…

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Guide to how to temper properly

Regular colds, chills from the cold, fear of even the slightest draft – all this speaks of the low protective functions of the body. However, do not shrug – what can you do, poor immunity. If you start to temper, you can make your body more resilient. And the number of acute respiratory viral infections will significantly decrease.

But before you start training, you need to carefully study how to properly temper. After all, mistakes can lead to sad consequences.

Hardening: what you need to know about the event
Hardening is usually called a set of measures aimed at increasing the stability of the human body to external conditions (atmospheric pressure, solar radiation, low and high temperatures, etc.). In simple words, the essence of hardening is to teach the body to quickly adapt to environmental changes.

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Diabetes and health: the most common diabetes

Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a very serious disease. Violation of carbohydrate metabolism (namely, this is diabetes) has a negative effect on the whole body. That is why people suffering from this pathology are especially vulnerable to various diseases.

What are the main diseases of diabetics?

Cardiovascular diseases
This is one of the most common complications of diabetes. Heart attacks and strokes, arterial hypertension, coronary heart disease, atherosclerosis – all these diseases are more common in diabetics than in people with undisturbed carbohydrate metabolism

The thing is that blood vessels in diabetes are affected due to impaired metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and fats. The content of “bad” cholesterol in the blood rises. Narrowed vessels are clogged with cholesterol plaques, which leads to malnutrition of the heart muscle and a risk of heart attack, necrosis of the brain and ischemic stroke. The likelihood of myocardial infarction in diabetics increases by 8-10 times, stroke – 6 times. Continue reading

Runny nose with blood – what does it mean?

A runny nose alone does not indicate severe pathology. It periodically appears in all people. This symptom indicates a cold. But if there is blood in the discharge from the nose, then this phenomenon is alarming. What pathologies can a runny nose with blood talk about? How to act in a similar situation?

The main causes of a runny nose with blood
Bloody rhinitis can occur as a result of pathological or physiological causes. To understand what is at stake, it is necessary to consider the structure of the nasal mucosa.

Outside, the inner membrane is covered with not keratinized epithelium with movable cilia. This epithelial layer protects the respiratory system from the penetration of viruses, foreign elements, and dust. A lot of metabolic processes take place in the nasal mucosa. Such reactions require a large amount of nutrients. Therefore, many vessels are localized in the mucosa, which provide an influx of necessary components. Continue reading

Unexplained fever or high fever in a child without symptoms
Today I want to talk with you on the topic "fever of unknown origin." This implies a high temperature, more than 38.3 degrees, which lasts more than 3 weeks. However,…

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Diabetes and health: the most common diabetes
Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a very serious disease. Violation of carbohydrate metabolism (namely, this is diabetes) has a negative effect on the whole body. That is why people suffering from…

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Types of childhood infections
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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Measles in a child: symptoms and treatment. Can I get sick after vaccination or repeatedly?
There is a set of symptoms by which measles can be recognized in a child. This is an acute infectious viral disease that does not tolerate self-medication. The causative agent…

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