Alcohol poisoning: first aid
Alcoholic poisoning of moderate severity can be treated at home on their own, with a more severe degree of alcohol intoxication, the patient needs medical assistance and hospital treatment. Here…

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Modern aesthetic surgery: genital plastics
This direction of aesthetic surgery appeared relatively recently: the first modern operation of this kind - the restoration of the hymen - was carried out in 1962 in Italy: the…

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Toxic shock syndrome
How shock develops Toxins produced by streptococcus A and Staphylococcus aureus, the most pathogenic species of these microorganisms, cause shock. In general, these bacteria in many live in the environment…

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increasing attention

“Lifting Mendelssohn”

A new medical service “Lifting Mendelssohn” is gaining momentum: to make this popular plastic surgery come from all over Europe and even from the United States. Operations are planned for the year ahead. “Lifting Mendelssohn” is a new philosophy of plastics, proving that anti-aging operations can be not only effective, but also less traumatic. Continue reading

What is pneumothorax of the lung

Pneumothorax (from the Greek “pneuma” – air and “thorax” – chest) – this is a pathology, consisting in the fact that air accumulates in the pleural cavity.

Little anatomy
In order to better understand the mechanism of development of pneumothorax, it is necessary to imagine the anatomy of the lungs.

The pleura is the shell in which every lung is enclosed. We can say that the lung is surrounded by a kind of bag. In turn, the pleura is formed by two so-called leaves: visceral, or pulmonary, which is spliced ​​with lung tissue, and parietal, external. Continue reading

Scoliosis in children
Scoliosis is a deformity of the spinal column, its lateral curvature. This pathology is very common: today, scoliosis of varying severity is found in 80% of schoolchildren. What is scoliosis…

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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 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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Surgery to remove the adenoids
Surgery to remove the adenoids is the most common surgical intervention in young children. But before talking about the operation itself, it is necessary to understand what adenoids are and…

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