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:…

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Removal of brain tumors - surgery without a knife
Today, the treatment of brain tumors, both malignant and benign, is increasingly used direction of radiation therapy, which uses high-precision radiation, the so-called stereotactic. What is stereotactic radiation? Stereotactic radiation…

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How to recognize signs of heart failure
Heart failure annually takes many lives. Doctors believe that this pathology is leading among the causes of mortality in humans. In this case, doctors say that some tragedies can be…

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Memo to parents. When is an urgent need to call a doctor?

Children get sick and get sick often, according to statistics – 5-10 times more often than adults, and this is a proven fact. Of course, experienced parents are aware of the symptoms of the majority of children’s “ills” and ailments. However, it is not always enough that the own knowledge, experience of grandparents or friends is enough to correctly assess the situation. With certain complaints and symptoms, you should immediately call a doctor. Indeed, one of the features of a child’s body is the possibility of a severe deterioration in a short time. Continue reading

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.

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First aid in case of electric shock: what can be done before the ambulance arrives

Electrical damage, or electric shock, we usually get in everyday life: broken sockets, electrical appliances, neglect of elementary precautions – these are the main causes of electrical injury. But danger can wait and on the street. These are dangling electric wires, thunderstorms with lightning.

An electric trauma can be deadly, and often the first, even first-aid first aid rendered on time, will save a person’s life if an electric shock occurs. Continue reading

First aid for drug poisoning
Drug poisoning occurs quite often. This may be an intentional action - suicide, overdose, an attempt to self-treatment with the help of potent drugs. Often, children who swallow “beautiful” pills…

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Atherosclerosis
Causes of Atherosclerosis The cause of atherosclerosis is a metabolic fat, having a genetic origin. Among the factors that determine the disease are also excessive consumption of fatty foods high…

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How to treat wounds and abrasions
Cuts, abrasions, scratches, wounds in everyday life are common. Especially often this happens with children, but adults are not immune from minor injuries. What to do in such cases? It…

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Symptoms and effects of inguinal hernia in men
What causes hernia Most often, hernia occurs due to great physical effort, in particular due to lifting heavy loads and carrying them in front of you. Contributes to its emergence…

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