Not so scary hell: the most popular side effects of birth control
All medicines have their own side effects. Contraceptives are no exception. Such actions are listed in the long instructions enclosed in the package. However, you should not be afraid of…

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Nutritional Supplements: Truth and Myths
We buy most of the products in stores, and these products, as a rule, have undergone industrial processing. And this means that we, whether we like it or not, eat…

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Why does the lower back hurt?
Complaints of discomfort in the lower back periodically appear in almost every person. Unpleasant sensations can torment for years or occur from time to time. Do not ignore such body…

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What diseases are transmitted through a kiss?

We know, we know – you say. This is a cold and flu, and kissing with a sneezing, coughing or fever would be unreasonable. But it turns out that these infections are not limited to. There are even sexually transmitted diseases transmitted through a kiss. The infection enters the body through saliva, enters the bloodstream through injuries in the mouth, including through microcracks, which you do not suspect.

So what can you get infected through a kiss?

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First aid for insect bites

For long, cold and dark winter days, we look forward to the summer – the sun, heat, flowers and greenery. But when it finally comes, to enjoy it to the full we are prevented by various “biting” insects – mosquitoes, midges, wasps, bees, ticks. And it would be okay if the whole thing came down to only minor inconveniences – itching and redness at the site of the bite. But in some cases, the effects of an insect attack can be much more serious. Along with redness, swelling, itching, an allergic reaction to poison can also develop. Continue reading

Nutritional Supplements: Truth and Myths

We buy most of the products in stores, and these products, as a rule, have undergone industrial processing. And this means that we, whether we like it or not, eat a considerable amount of food additives every day. What do we know about these substances? Our ideas about food additives are vague and contradictory: from “all this is terrible poison” to “it’s okay, because they are not prohibited.”

What are nutritional supplements for?
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Food allergy
In recent years, food allergies have become almost epidemic - about 8% of children and 1 to 3% of adults are affected by it. And the saddest thing is that…

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What is a frozen pregnancy
By this name it is customary to understand a state when an embryo (or fetus) does not grow and does not develop and dies. Frozen pregnancy is also known as…

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Frambesia or "tropical syphilis" - what is it and what is dangerous
Frambesia is an infectious disease that affects the skin, cartilage and bones. It is caused by the bacterium Treponema pertenue. This is a subspecies of spirochetes, belonging to the same…

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Diabetes and pregnancy - what are the risks for mom and baby
Pregnancy is a big burden on a woman's body. And when any serious illness joins her, it is not surprising that it carries additional risks for both mother and baby.…

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