One of the most persistent misconceptions is that a deficiency of vitamins threatens us only in late winter and early spring. In autumn, there are enough vitamins in the body – after all, in the summer, we “vitamins” with berries, fruits, and fresh vegetables. And this stock will be enough for us until next spring.
In fact, this is another myth. It is quite easy to earn hypovitaminosis in the autumn, and in autumn we also need vitamins as in winter, and in spring, and in summer. In fact, the body needs them constantly – at any time of the year.
Why are vitamins needed in the fall? Continue reading
The topic of vaccination is very acute. Fierce debate about whether vaccinations should be given, whether it is safe, do not subside. Doctors convince us that vaccination alone can protect us from deadly diseases.
In turn, opponents of vaccines give stories about the dire consequences of vaccines. Who is right? Is vaccination necessary? How dangerous is vaccination? And who really needs vaccinations?
What is vaccination for?
Vaccination is the introduction into the body of a weakened or killed pathogen. In response, the immune system produces antibodies to combat it. The next time this particular microorganism enters the human Continue reading
Some swallow antibiotics at the slightest runny nose, while others categorically refuse to take them even with severe pneumonia, considering them terribly harmful. Both that and other approach are absolutely incorrect.
Antibiotics really help cope with many serious infections, but only if taken correctly.
To understand in which case the drug will work, and in which it will be completely useless and even harmful, you need to imagine how the antibiotic works in the human body.
Antibiotic – what is this medicine? Continue reading