HPV types
HPV, also known as human papillomavirus, is a family of viruses that live in the epithelial cells of the human body and under certain conditions cause their rapid division and…

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Non-childish problems: what is the danger of measles in adults
Although it is considered a childhood infection, measles may well affect an adult. Is an adult likely to get infected? Should he be vaccinated against the disease? How to understand…

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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…

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How to read a fluorography certificate

A fluorographic study took place, forever, all, and more than once – the Ministry of Health obliges this diagnostic procedure to be performed by all citizens once a year. Without a certificate of fluorography, you will not be admitted to the hospital for planned treatment, you will not be issued certificates of professional suitability, you will not pass a medical examination for the right to drive a car, etc.

Usually you will be given a certificate that says: “Chest organs without pathological changes,” or “Pathology in the lungs not detected,” or “Within age-related changes.” This means that the lungs are fine. If any changes are found in the image, they will still be given a certificate, but specific deviations from the norm will be indicated in it. In serious Continue reading

Dangerous meat: what can be infected?

Meat, products from it are included in the daily diet of most of us. This is the main source of protein that contains all the essential amino acids. It is meat that serves as a material for the formation of tissues. It is necessary for the body for the normal course of metabolic processes, energy.

However, meat, if cooked incorrectly, can cause a lot of trouble. The fact is that meat products can be infected with bacteria and parasites that are dangerous to health and even life. What infections can we get by eating “dangerous” meat?

Helminthiasis
Helminths, or, to put it simply, worms, are worms that parasitize the human and animal body. Eating Continue reading

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

E. coli
Escherichia coli: benefit or harm E. coli (Escherichia coli) is an enterobacterium of the genus Escherichia living in the human body. It is widely believed that E. coli is very…

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Getting rid of cough correctly
Cough accompanies many different diseases. It may be negligible. In this case, a person has only a slight cough. Or, on the contrary, coughing can be painful. This symptom causes…

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Can a cold be cured in one day?
No one is safe from colds. And for some reason, she always catches up with us at the wrong time: before a responsible exam, on the eve of an important…

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Influence of a man’s age on a child’s health
The fact that a woman’s age affects the future baby, the risk of developing pathologies in him, is known to many: when a pregnant woman is older than 35 years…

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