Intimate hygiene
Intimate hygiene is a delicate topic, and many are simply embarrassed to ask a doctor about the features of genital care. Well, others (especially men) do not see this as…

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Immunomodulators and immunostimulants: truth and myths about magic pills
If earlier it was said that all diseases are from nerves, now weakened immunity is blamed for everything. In order to strengthen it, a large number of various means are…

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Basal temperature of a woman
What is basal temperature? Basal is called the lowest body temperature, it is achieved during rest. Her fluctuations reflect hormonal changes in the body of a woman. Basal temperature allows…

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Unusual Diseases: Water Cancer

Water cancer has nothing to do with oncology, although this disease is no less severe and dangerous. Water cancer is an old name, as well as anton fire face. Now in medicine this disease is called noma.

Water cancer is a gangrenous lesion of the tissues of the face and oral cavity.

The disease is rare, it affects mainly young children up to the age of three, but it can occur in an older child, as well as in an elderly person.

Causes of Water Cancer
The causes of the disease to doctors are not completely clear. It is believed that it is caused by anaerobic bacteria (existing in an oxygen-free environment), which multiply intensively with low immunity. Water Continue reading

Meningitis: truth and myth

“Do not go without a hat, you will chill your head, you will get sick with meningitis,” the mothers of the children scare. Where did the myth come from that the cause of meningitis is hypothermia of the head? The only explanation is that if the head is frozen, the defenses may weaken and will not be able to effectively fight the infection (and meningitis is an infectious disease).

What is meningitis
Meningitis is an infectious inflammatory disease in which the soft membranes of the brain and spinal cord are affected. Both adults and children are ill with them. Meningitis can be primary, when the brain is immediately affected, and secondary, as a complication of other diseases, such as otitis media, measles, Continue reading

Genital warts of the anogenital region: how to deal with them?

Benign skin tumors are called anogenital warts, or genital warts, the cause of which is infection of the body with human papillomavirus (HPV), mainly types 16, 18, 31, 39.

Genital warts have a characteristic cone shape, a height of 1 to 5 mm and can be either single or multiple. Often, neoplasms merge into “inflorescences”, visually resembling a cockscomb, have signs of keratinization and cause discomfort not only during sexual intercourse, but even when walking and wearing underwear. Often the development of genital warts is accompanied by hyperemia and the appearance of painful bleeding cracks on the skin of the anogenital region.

Human papillomavirus is a highly contagious virus. Genital warts in 9 out of 10 cases are sexually Continue reading

Is there any benefit in canned foods?
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Zika virus
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What you can catch in the public pool
Swimming is an affordable and popular form of mass sport. You can swim at any age, there are minimum contraindications for swimming in the pool, and the health benefits are…

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Going to the toilet: norms and deviations
The human body is a complex mechanism that functions according to its own regime. Some people have the urge to urinate 4-5 times a day. Others - rush to the…

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