How to determine vitamin deficiency
Vitamin deficiency - a deficiency of vitamins in the body - manifests itself in different ways depending on which vitamin is missing. More often faced with a lack of several…

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Getting rid of cough correctly
Cough accompanies many different diseases. It may be negligible. In this case, a person has only a slight cough. Or, on the contrary, coughing can become painful. This symptom causes…

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Rubella and pregnancy: what is the danger?
Despite the fact that rubella belongs to the so-called childhood infections and children under 8–9 years of age are affected by it, adults also suffer from the disease. In them,…

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Immunomodulators and immunostimulants: truth and myths about magic pills

If earlier it was said that all diseases are from nerves, now weakened immunity is blamed for everything. In order to strengthen it, a large number of various means are proposed – immunomodulators (regulating the immune system) and immunostimulants (enhancing immunity). Advertising promises that as soon as you start taking these miracle pills, your immunity will strengthen and all diseases will recede. Is it so?

In fact, doctors have no consensus on the benefits of drugs that affect the immune system. But they agree on one thing: immunomodulators and immunostimulants should be taken only as directed by a doctor. These drugs are not as harmless as the advertisement claims. They can cause significant harm to health if taken just like that, just in case. Each drug has its own indications, and they must be taken into account. Continue reading

Differences between viral infection and bacterial

Acute respiratory infections always appear out of place. Yesterday, the body was full of strength, and today weakness, fever, runny nose just knocked down. To find the right treatment, you need to figure out who became the culprit of the disease – viruses or bacteria. Of course, doing it yourself is not easy. Nevertheless, there are some tips on how to distinguish a viral infection from a bacterial one.

Why you need to distinguish between viruses and bacteria
In the autumn-winter period, the number of colds increases. Respiratory infections are most often caused by viruses or bacteria. Pathologies provoked by such pathogens have similar symptoms. Therefore, it is very difficult to distinguish between them. Meanwhile, it is necessary to determine the Continue reading

The most popular breeding grounds for viruses and bacteria

If ordinary people are asked the question: “Where are the viruses and bacteria most often found?”, Then nine out of ten people will say: “In the toilet”. And make a mistake. It turns out that there are much more “dirty” places that are dangerous from the point of view of the risk of infectious diseases, the causative agents of which are precisely bacteria and viruses.

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Banknotes
This is a real hotbed of microorganisms. Money is literally dirty. Just imagine how many hands the bill went through, in which dirty pockets, on the shelves it lay before it came to you. The wallet will be no less Continue reading

What to eat so as not to hurt
Our immune system constantly protects us from many different pathogenic microorganisms: viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoa. But sometimes immunity weakens, and then the disease prevails. To maintain the immune system, there…

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Genital warts of the anogenital region: how to deal with them?
Benign skin neoplasms are called anogenital warts, or genital warts, the reason for which is the infection of the body with human papillomavirus (HPV), mainly types 16, 18, 31, 39.…

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PMS in men: how it manifests itself and why it happens?
How many jokes women have to endure about the notorious PMS! Is there a PMS in men? It turns out that the stronger sex also suffers from this syndrome. In…

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What you need to know about rashes on the labia
Acne causes a lot of trouble. And when they grow on the genitals, then fear is mixed with the chagrin: what if it is a genital infection? Rashes and acne…

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