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…

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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…

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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…

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All you need to know about blood donation

Blood donation, that is, voluntary blood donation for those who need it, is a noble cause. After all, your blood can save a person’s life. But often people are afraid to donate blood: they are afraid that it is unhealthy, that it hurts, that they can become infected, etc. Let us try to answer the most common questions regarding blood donation.

Can all be donors?
No, not all. A person can become a blood donor:

at the age of 18 to 60 years;
weighing at least 50 kg;
a citizen of the Russian Federation or living in Russia for at least a year on legal grounds;
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What is a frozen pregnancy

By this name it is customary to understand the condition when the embryo (or fetus) does not grow and does not develop and dies. Frozen pregnancy is also known as failed.

This can happen at different times, however, as a rule, it is observed at the beginning: 3-4 weeks and 7-11 weeks are considered critical.

Another dangerous period is from the 16th to the 18th week.

Women are very upset by this event. Naturally, they have questions: “Why did this happen to me?”, “Will this happen again?”, “Can I get pregnant again? To endure and have a baby safely? ” Continue reading

Rhesus conflict during pregnancy: consequences for the baby

To understand what threatens a pregnant woman with a Rhesus conflict, you should have an idea about him. Surely many have heard that our blood is Rh-positive or Rh-negative. Nevertheless, this is far from everyone.

Rhesus factor – what is it?
This is the name for a specific protein located on human red blood cells. Not everyone has it, but the majority – 85% of the world’s population. When it is, they say that the blood is Rh-positive, when it is absent – Rh-negative.

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What are the signs of low hemoglobin?
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Prostatitis and infertility
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How often do you need to be tested
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Rubella and pregnancy: what is the danger?
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