Pneumonia in a child (part 2)
FIRST AID As soon as you notice that the child’s breathing has changed, first ventilate the room; lift the head end of the crib, substituting something under its legs; relax…

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What is iron deficiency anemia?
Infants are most often affected by iron deficiency anemia (IDA). Hemoglobin contains iron, which helps red blood cells to deliver oxygen to tissues. Therefore, if the iron in the baby’s…

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After a heart attack (part 1)
From the attitude of a person who has had a myocardial infarction, to his condition, to medical recommendations, his further fate sometimes depends: whether he will return to a full-blooded…

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How to deal with constipation in a pregnant woman

A huge number of adults today complain of lethargy and constipation. And the vast majority of them are women. Unfortunately, during pregnancy, constipation is almost inevitable, especially in its second half. This is primarily due to the action of hormones. Gestagen, the hormone of the corpus luteum, designed to relax the uterus, simultaneously inhibits intestinal motility.

Because of this, the intestines do not empty for a long time. The lethargy of excretory functions is also facilitated by the fact that a woman during pregnancy due to objective circumstances moves less. The situation is complicated by the increasing weight of the uterus and the baby: the stomach and intestines are more and more compressed, which makes it difficult to transport food. Continue reading

Diabetes (part 1)
The number of patients with diabetes in all economically developed countries is growing steadily. Currently, there are about 50-60 million of them in the world. Given that approximately the same…

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Tuberculosis
For some time from the moment of detection of pulmonary tuberculosis and until hospitalization, the patient lives at home. Yes, and after treatment in a hospital, although to a lesser…

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Acne
Why do blood vessels expand on my nose, cheeks, chin, and forehead and acne appears? Do I need a special diet? How to care for your skin? How to get…

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Pneumonia in a child (part 1)
If the frequency of the disease threatening the infant is distributed, then pneumonia is one of the first places - pneumonia. This is an infectious disease of a bacterial or…

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