Unusual Diseases: Elven Face Syndrome (or Williams Syndrome)
They are very cute, these kids: large bright blue eyes under swollen eyelids, a wide forehead, a small upturned nose, a large mouth with full lips, often stretched out in…

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How is an allergy to cold
Winter cold affects people in different ways. Some more tightly wrapped in fur coats and scarves and easily tolerate cold. They only occasionally notice: "frost is growing." Others, those who…

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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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The evolution of psoriasis treatment

Psoriasis is one of the most common skin diseases that humanity has encountered in ancient times. Many famous personalities suffered from psoriasis: Winston Churchill, Benjamin Franklin, Henry Ford, Joseph Stalin, Vladimir Nabokov, Britney Spears, Kim Kardashian [1].

In the 21st century, this problem has become global. In the United States, for example, more than 3% of the population suffers from psoriasis, and about 11% in the Scandinavian countries. The growing incidence and social significance of this pathology were reflected both in a special resolution of the World Health Organization (WHO) assembly on psoriasis, adopted in May 2014 [2], and in the WHO global report published in 2016 [3]. Continue reading

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation is the action performed when the heart and breathing stop in order to bring the victim back to life.

Why is it important to know the basic rules and techniques of cardiopulmonary resuscitation, even if you are not a medical professional?

About 80% of cases of sudden cardiac arrest occur outside medical facilities when there is no specialist nearby who is ready to provide qualified assistance. Severe brain damage begins within 4 minutes after cardiac arrest, so more than 90% of these cases are fatal even before the arrival of doctors. Whether a person who is in trouble will live will often depend on his relatives and relatives. Continue reading

Is it possible to combine caffeine and alcohol

A cup of aromatic coffee raises the mood, gives vitality, increases attention. A tasty drink, if not abused, does not harm the body. Alcohol, on the contrary, allows you to relax. What happens when these drinks are combined? Can I use caffeine before, during, and after drinking alcohol? What are the consequences of such a combination?

The combination of coffee and alcohol: harm or benefit
People say that coffee helps to avoid intoxication, and if necessary, can quickly sober up. Scientists have completely refuted such a myth. In addition, they revealed tremendous damage to the body, with a combination of coffee and alcohol. Continue reading

Underwear that is unhealthy
When buying underwear, we least think about health. The main thing is that it be beautiful, emphasize the advantages and hide the flaws of the figure. But panties or a…

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Botox: what is it and why is it needed?
Probably everyone heard about Botox. But basically it is known as a means to combat wrinkles - “beauty injections”. However, the useful properties of Botox are not limited to this:…

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High-risk oncogenic HPV: what is the danger?
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…

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Is it true that anesthesia is harmful to the body?
The term “anesthesia” is intimidating for many people. After all, it completely deprives a person of the ability to control himself. Perhaps that is why there are a lot of…

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