Popular Caesarean Mistakes
Caesarean section helps to be born, according to statistics, every fifth baby. But despite the prevalence of the operation, it is increasingly becoming surrounded by various myths. There is heated…

Continue reading →

Unusual Diseases: Porphyria
What is porphyria Porphyria, or rather, porphyria is a whole group of genetic diseases characterized by impaired porphyrin metabolism. Porphyrins are red pigments (porphyria translated from Greek is purple), from…

Continue reading →

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…

Continue reading →

cold is placed

1 2 3 5

What is the danger of raising cholesterol in the blood?

Cholesterol is a fat-like substance, without which the normal functioning of the human body is impossible. Cholesterol is a kind of building frame that ensures the stability of cell membranes. It is also part of bile, sex hormones and vitamin D3. Most of this substance (about 80%) is synthesized in the liver, a smaller (about 20%) comes with food.

In the blood, cholesterol is contained in the form of complex compounds – lipoproteins. There are “good” cholesterol – high density lipoproteins, in the form of which excess cholesterol is removed from the body, and “bad” cholesterol – low density lipoproteins, which are worse excreted from the body and partially settle on the walls of arteries, forming cholesterol plaques. Continue reading

Acupuncture

Acupuncture, or acapuncture, is an ancient method of treatment based on the action of needles on the so-called biologically active points of the body. It is also called reflexology, acupuncture.

Acupuncture originated in ancient China more than 6 thousand years ago. It is based on the doctrine of the vital energy of qi, which circulates through the body through special channels – meridians, so that all organs and systems of a person work normally. A disease occurs when obstacles arise in the way of energy and its flow is disturbed. Continue reading

What are the signs of low hemoglobin?

A lower than normal hemoglobin level in the blood is not in itself a disease. But this is a symptom that indicates that health is not all right. Moreover, it can be quite serious problems – because hemoglobin performs the most important function in the body.

What does hemoglobin mean for the body?
Hemoglobin is a component of red blood cell cells and is a protein containing iron. It is because of this component that our blood is colored red.

Each hemoglobin molecule contains four iron atoms. This iron has the property of easily binding to molecules of oxygen and carbon dioxide and just as easily give them. This determines the main function of hemoglobin – oxygen metabolism, namely: nutrition of the body with oxygen and removal of carbon dioxide from it. Continue reading

1 2 3 5
What is the power: vitamins and minerals
Men need vitamins no less than women. A deficiency of nutrients leads to a deterioration in well-being, affects the work of important organs. Amid a lack of minerals and vitamins,…

...

Unusual Diseases: Porphyria
What is porphyria Porphyria, or rather, porphyria is a whole group of genetic diseases characterized by impaired porphyrin metabolism. Porphyrins are red pigments (porphyria translated from Greek is purple), from…

...

How to get rid of barley in the eye
If at the word “barley” the imagination draws a picture of an eared field, then you are very lucky. So, you have never encountered an unpleasant and painful pathology in…

...

“Beer Belly” in Men: Health Implications
The abdomen in a man, as a rule, begins to grow somewhere around forty. It is believed that the blame for everything is the addiction to the famous foamy drink,…

...