Holidays in the south, is it worth the risk?
Does everyone need to relax in the south? What can a month spent by the sea turn into? Should children be taken south? The habit of a certain ambient temperature,…

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Measles
Why was measles considered an obligatory illness for a child? What is the danger of measles for a child? Are there guarantees against serious complications? Under what conditions can measles…

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Kyphosis
Trying on a twelve-year-old son a new shirt, you noticed that his back became round. We looked more closely and saw what we had not paid attention to before; the…

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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 extent, it can be dangerous to others if it does not stop the secretion of bacteria.

All this time, the patient himself and his family members are required to comply with the sanitary-hygienic and anti-epidemic regime that prevents the spread of infection. It is necessary to remember and carefully follow the recommendations of the medical staff of the TB dispensary, which provides disinfectants for the disinfection of household items seeded with Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

In this article, we continue the discussion of how the patient and his family should behave in order to block the spread of tuberculosis infection. Continue reading

Pregnancy

The second trimester of pregnancy, that is, its fourth, fifth, sixth months, in a healthy woman, as a rule, proceeds calmly. The first period of physical and psychological adaptation has passed, the reactions of the nervous system have been balanced, the nausea that worries some women at the beginning of pregnancy has disappeared, and appetite has improved. In a word, the body has adapted to a new state.

It is still possible to work at the usual pace, almost without changing the lifestyle. If there are no diseases and complications of pregnancy, physical activity is not only not contraindicated, but even necessary. Those who are accustomed to doing exercises in the morning can not interrupt classes – you just need to, as in the first trimester, exclude jumps, jumps, sharp turns. Continue reading

Obesity
Many of those who are overweight or obese and want to lose weight are interested in: can this be achieved with the help of drugs? No you can not. They…

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Hypothalamus
The hypothalamus owes its name to the fact that it is located at the base of the brain in the sub-tubercle region. Translated from the Latin hypothalamus, there is a…

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Mycosis
First, let's find out what is "Mycosis"? Mycosis is a foot fungus. . Surprisingly tenacious these pathogenic mushrooms! Resistant not only to high temperatures, up to 75-80 °, but even…

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Cholesterol
The prevalence of cardiovascular diseases, including coronary heart disease (CHD), which often ends in myocardial infarction, is extremely high today, moreover, a person is only 40 to 50 years old.…

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