Treating an infected wound the right way

Treating an infected wound the right way

Prevention Jul 8, 2018 0

Some wounds can become complicated. Cleaning them properly and using products to prevent infection are crucial to avoiding these...
Cervical cancer: Preventative measures

Cervical cancer: Preventative measures

Prevention Jul 3, 2018 0

Every woman has the opportunity to reduce the chances of getting this condition by taking effective preventative measures.
When to opt for a C-section

When to opt for a C-section

Prevention Jun 5, 2018 0

When choosing how to give birth, medical reasons should be given priority over preferences or fears. The idea is...
Four tips to take care of the heart

Four tips to take care of the heart

Prevention 8 December, 2017 0

 

There are a number of recommendations to prevent the onset of some cardiovascular diseases that will help you lead a healthier life.

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How to know if a mole is malignant?

How to know if a mole is malignant?

Prevention 6 December, 2017 0

Everyone has moles, which occur when the pigment-producing cells of the skin -called melanocytes- grow in groups.

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Remove plaque to prevent oral diseases

Remove plaque to prevent oral diseases

For your smile 2 December, 2017 0

Plaque is formed by the unnoticeable accumulation of harmful germs found in the mouth.  They stick to teeth and can cause discomfort in the gums.

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The effect of alcohol on the brain’s stem cells

The effect of alcohol on the brain’s stem cells

Prevention 26 November, 2017 0

The excess consumption of alcohol over time kills the brain’s stem cells, which play a key role in proper cognitive functioning.

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Medications pregnant women should avoid

Medications pregnant women should avoid

For her 23 November, 2017 0

Not all medications or treatments are appropriate for babies during pregnancy.

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A lower calorie intake to control type 2 diabetes

A lower calorie intake to control type 2 diabetes

Prevention 22 November, 2017 0

A person’s calorie intake is closely linked to developing type 2 diabetes, especially because of its contribution to becoming overweight, an established risk factor of the disease.

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Self-examinations: inspecting your body

Self-examinations: inspecting your body

Prevention 1 August, 2017 0

Breast and testicular self-examinations are easy to do. It is easy to make them part of a health routine or practice in order to detect any abnormalities on time.

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Preventing hepatitis: knowledge is power

Preventing hepatitis: knowledge is power

Prevention 29 July, 2017 0

In an effort to create more awareness about this viral disease, World Hepatitis Day is held on July 28.

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Blood tests: behind the curtain

Blood tests: behind the curtain

Prevention 1 July, 2017 0

The consumption of food alters the levels of the following in the blood: glucose, albumin, phosphates, triglycerides, urea, hormones such as insulin and calcitonin, and enzymes such as transaminases or phosphatases.

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Tips for avoiding excessive belching

Tips for avoiding excessive belching

Prevention 24 June, 2017 0

Burping is the act of releasing air that comes from the stomach through the mouth.

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