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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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
How nice to feel the rays of the warm summer sun on your skin after a long, cold winter. However, doctors are not tired of repeating the dangers of ultraviolet radiation. Excessive addiction to tanning turns into peeling, burns, the appearance of age spots. And this is only a small part of the problems that ultraviolet can cause. How to protect the skin from the sun and prevent negative effects?
Sun rays: benefit or harm
Until the beginning of the 20th century, aristocratic pallor was in fashion. People from higher circles of society carefully covered their bodies and faces from the sun. The concept of beauty involuntarily changed Coco Chanel. Her skin accidentally tanned. Society took the tan as a new fashion trend. Since Continue reading