The main enemies of health are chickens, antibiotics and syphilis
According to doctors, in Russia there is no control over the use of antibiotics in agriculture. It's no secret that poultry is grown on antibiotics. Any chicken we eat is…

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Why should a healthy person take tests
Most of us, finding ourselves with a doctor with some kind of ailment, are annoyed when he, instead of prescribing pills right away, forces us to take tests and do…

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What can our blood tell
Each of us at least once in his life donated blood for analysis and received a piece of paper on his hands with letters, numbers and units of measure. Then…

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Oh, it hurts, or When you can’t ignore the pain

What can make us go to the doctor? Of course, this is a pain. Our body warns us of potential dangers through various types of pain. Sometimes we just drink painkillers, instead of understanding – everything is very serious. How not to miss dangerous signals in order to have time to see a doctor? These are the signals

Jaw hurts
Pain in the jaw area can be associated with a tooth disease, less often with inflammation of the lymph nodes. Sometimes the cause of such sensations may be a middle ear disease. However, practically no one associates the appearance of pain in the jaw with heart diseases. Although the pain in the left lower jaw may just indicate a pre-infarction condition. In the event of jaw pain in the morning, it is worth paying attention to it and be sure to tell the doctor about it, since this pain can indicate poor heart function. If the pain in the left jaw is accompanied by shortness of breath, dizziness, pain in the left thoracic region, under the scapula, then such pain can be a signal of a beginning myocardial infarction. Continue reading

Year 2013: is tuberculosis curable?
Can tuberculosis be cured in the second decade of the 21st century? What is the most common infection today? Is the prevalence of this disease increasing or decreasing? These and…

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Breast cancer, or What women are most afraid of
A high risk of oncology, and not the breast disease itself, is inherited only in 5-10% of all identified cases. Moreover, mutations in genes that increase the risk of breast…

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Diagnostics in the regions: figures, facts and money
The IMEDA report combines the official statistics of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation on resource provision and equipment of regional diagnostic services over the past 5 years…

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How can hair talk about health problems?
Hair is an indicator of the state of our health, thanks to which you can track the harmful processes within the body in time. Earlier, we introduced you to the…

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