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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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…

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Caution - ice: how to help a person who fell through the ice
Winter brings a lot of fun. Sledding or ice skating, playing snowballs, making snowmen. And, of course, hiking on skis, winter fishing. However, not all of this entertainment is safe.…

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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 the most ordinary dinner in France, Italy, and Spain. But what kind of wine will be more useful: white or red – there is a debate.

To clarify this issue, you need to identify the difference between red and white wines.

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First aid for food poisoning

Food poisoning (food intoxication) is a nuisance from which no one is immune. That is why you need to be able to recognize it and provide necessary assistance to yourself or to the victim in time.

What can cause food poisoning
Causes of food poisoning may be different. It is customary to secrete toxico-infections and toxic poisonings. 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 are victims of poisoning.

Drug poisoning is very dangerous. The victim necessarily requires emergency professional assistance, so the first step is to call an ambulance. Well, before the arrival of physicians should be provided to the poisoned first aid. Continue reading

Does your heart hurt? Treatment is necessary!
What is dangerous pain in the heart? Type of vegetative-vascular dystonia, occurring with pain in the heart, referred to as cardiac. The nature of such pain is different: from aching,…

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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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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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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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