An ordinary wart and a malignant tumor – what do they have in common? No, no, a wart will not degenerate into cancer. However, there is something that unites them – this is HPV, human papillomavirus, or human papillomavirus.
What is HPV?
Under this name is a whole group of viruses of a general nature containing DNA. There are 27 species and about 200 strains. Designate them with numbers: HPV (HPV – human papillomavirus) 1, 2, 16, etc.
The absolute majority of the world’s population is infected with these viruses: according to scientists, from 70 to 90%. But for many, the virus does not manifest itself throughout life and can only be detected by chance. In such cases, they speak of carriage. Continue reading
Today it is not difficult to look younger than one’s age: there are various procedures with which you can remove wrinkles, even out the skin of the face, and correct the floated oval of the face. Many cosmetology clinics and centers offer their rejuvenation services. Only here they are expensive. Is it possible to do on their own and engage in rejuvenation at home?
Undoubtedly, you can do something yourself, for example, face masks. However, many anti-aging procedures should be performed only by a specialist with a higher medical education – a dermatologist-cosmetologist. And he has the right to conduct them exclusively in a medical institution. Continue reading
By what criteria do we choose clothes? It should be fashionable, comfortable, beautiful, fit our body shape and color and skin and hair. It’s like that. But often we forget about another necessary quality of the things we wear – about their safety. In fact, many tissues can negatively affect the skin, causing irritation, allergic reactions, even fatigue and headaches.
Synthetics – no?
It is believed that synthetic clothing is harmful, because the body “does not breathe” in it, and natural fabrics should be worn: cotton, silk, wool and linen. Indeed, it was once so. But today synthetic materials have been created that perfectly allow air to pass through, absorb sweat well, and dry quickly. An Continue reading