Chronic tonsillitis: symptoms and treatment of the disease
Chronic tonsillitis (CT) is common after a recent sore throat. It can also provoke any other infectious disease in which inflammation of the throat mucosa has been observed. Often people…

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Some DNA reading methods skip whole pages
Re-testing of genetic tests from the three largest laboratories in the United States has shown that full-exom sequencing (reading only protein-coding genes) can miss large DNA fragments. Because of this,…

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Progesterone. The norm of the hormone in women, what to do with a reduced rate?
Latin progesterone means "for pregnancy." This hormone in women is secreted by the adrenal glands, brain tissue and cells of the corpus luteum in the ovaries, and male tissue of…

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Blood test for vitamin D. Table with the norms of indicators in women

Have you ever heard recommendations from a doctor to get tested for vitamin D? After all, its effect on the body is difficult to overestimate. Almost every person takes a general blood or urine test once a year to determine the presence of a disease. Tests for the content of a sufficient amount of vitamins and minerals in the body, in particular an analysis for vitamin D, are not “popular”. And completely in vain.

Most often, people who:

Lead not too active way of life;
Few play sports;
Rarely are in the fresh air;
Smoke or abuse alcohol;
Defectively eat.
The point of nutrition includes both the desire to limit oneself in food, and excessive consumption of food. The absence of micronutrients in the body manifests itself in hair loss, brittle nails, dry skin, depressed mood, and chronic fatigue. Continue reading

First screening: ultrasound and blood chemistry
Pregnancy screening is a complex of studies. It includes ultrasound diagnostics (ultrasound) and a biochemical blood test. The first screening allows doctors to get detailed information about the health of…

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The benefits of fish oil. Why is it worth giving to children?
About 10-20 years ago, every second child took fish oil. "Feeding" is a tool, because it is useful, you can call it a special tradition. But now the new generation…

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Polypharmacy or “The more, the better?”
What is polypharmacy? Polypharmacy is the appointment of several drugs at the same time. So the term is described in the "Small Medical Encyclopedia" M .: 1991-96. Often, the lists…

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What we are treated with: Diagen
How manufacturers try to zombie retirees with promises based on the action of bear bile and fungus, zombie ants, why medical research institutes do not recognize “innovative development” and whether…

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