What vitamins do our skin need?
The body needs vitamins for proper functioning. Deficiency of such substances may not be detected for a long time. However, destructive processes are already running. Feeling a lack of vitamins,…

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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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What is Klinefelter syndrome?
Klinefelter's syndrome is a genetic pathology of men, which is based on endocrine disorders caused by additional female chromosomes in the set of sex chromosomes. This is a fairly common…

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Unusual Diseases: Morgellon’s Disease

The stories of people suffering from this disease resemble a fantastic thriller. And it is not surprising that the doctors whom the unfortunate turn to send them to a psychiatrist. Judge for yourself: under the skin, something (someone) crawls, then an ulcer forms and some creature emerges from it, similar to a hair or even an insect. It is difficult to pull it out, and when you try to remove it, it can hide under the skin. How could it be? No and no again. Delusions, hallucinations, dermatitis of a psychogenic nature.

But, unfortunately, this is not nonsense: thousands of people from all over the world have already found similar symptoms. So, the disease exists and something needs to be done. To begin to understand what it is.

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How to get rid of a cold on the lip

What we call a cold on the lip or fever is actually a manifestation of a viral infection, or rather, a herpes simplex virus type 1. (There is also the herpes simplex virus type 2, which affects the genitals.)

Yes, a commonplace cold that popped up on my lip is a viral infection, but you should not panic about this. The fact is that the vast majority of the world’s inhabitants are carriers of this virus. It’s just usually that it’s not active and doesn’t appear in any way. But as soon as immunity is weakened, the virus begins to multiply and descends from the nerve nodes, where it usually lives, along the nerve endings to the lips. And here it “blooms” in all its glory – weeping vesicles, sores, and finally crusts. So the well-known Continue reading

Diseases masked by cosmetic imperfections

Today, there are many cosmetics on sale that can be used to easily hide cosmetic imperfections: pimples and blackheads, wrinkles and ugly spots, uneven skin and gray complexion. Moreover, in the salons you can turn to the services of a professional makeup artist, who will not only remove all skin defects, but also will change you beyond recognition.

However, to mask a flaw does not mean to get rid of it. Moreover, some cosmetic defects may indicate hidden diseases. And we must not hide them, but find out what caused them.

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How does collagen “work” and why is it needed
The term “collagen” is often pronounced when it comes to anti-aging procedures. Therefore, for many people, this substance is associated with beauty and a slowdown in old age. However, from…

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8 causes of wrinkles
Aging is always associated with the appearance of facial wrinkles. This is a natural physiological process. But sometimes the first unpleasant grooves appear at a fairly young age. This raises…

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What do “suspicious” moles look like?
Moles, birthmarks, nevi - all these are the names of benign formations on the skin that can be congenital or appear during a person’s life. Moles can be located everywhere,…

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How to care for skin in winter
Winter frosts make warm clothes come out of the closets, put on a hat, gloves, and carefully wrap the neck with a scarf. And only the face remains unprotected. Therefore,…

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