When medicines can cause harm
In the home first aid kits usually reigns chaos. Along with high-quality medicines, they contain old, worn preparations, on which even the name is difficult to read. With this "good"…

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What not to do with solar and thermal burns
Burns are the most common domestic injuries. Even far from medicine people face them. And of course, there is a whole list of methods that can bring relief to the…

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Which wine is healthier: white or red
High-quality dry wine is useful - it is a well-known fact. This is well known to the inhabitants of southern Europe: a glass of wine is an indispensable companion to…

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The consequences of head injury

Head bruising is an injury that does not damage the skin. There is no open wound, there is no blood; nevertheless, this injury can be very serious and cause severe and long-lasting consequences, even death.

With a head injury, two options are possible: 1) a brain contusion is the most serious injury and 2) soft tissue contusion is a less dangerous injury. Head injury may be accompanied by hemorrhage, compression of the brain, fracture of the bones of the skull.

Manifestations of head injury Continue reading

How to stop bleeding from the nose

A condition where blood is flowing from the nose is very common. It can occur in an adult and a child. In this case, the bleeding may be quite insignificant: only a few droplets, which immediately roll up, or maybe very strong, pour in a stream.

Is it dangerous? It all depends on why the nose bleeds, as well as on the type and intensity of bleeding.

Blood from the nose – types of bleeding
If only a few drops of blood flowed from the nose and the bleeding stopped immediately, without causing any consequences, it is assessed as insignificant. Continue reading

First aid: how to massage the heart and artificial respiration

There are situations when your competent and precise actions can save a human life. If you see that a person has lost consciousness, his breath is not bugged, immediately call an ambulance. And before she arrives, it is necessary to assess the condition of the victim, and begin resuscitation actions (heart massage and artificial respiration), if necessary.

Heart massage – when it is needed
By heart massage (indirect – NMS), we mean actions that are meant to “start” the stopped heart muscle. Continue reading

What are nootropics and how do they work
Nootropic drugs today have been very popular. Nootropics have been taken not only on prescription, but also independently, to improve memory and attention. How justified and, most importantly, safe? What…

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Is it true that anesthesia is harmful to the body?
The term “anesthesia” has a terrifying effect on many people. After all, it completely deprives a person of the ability to control himself. Perhaps that is why there are a…

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What vitamins do smokers need to drink
Fans of pulling in cigarettes know how harmful smoking is. They regularly see this when they look at themselves in the mirror. Dry skin, yellowish teeth, brittle hair do not…

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What operations should not be done in the summer
In the summer, as a rule, many take a vacation. Someone goes to rest on the resort, someone prefers the summer cottage, some are going to make repairs at home.…

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