Urticaria on the body
Urticaria is not one, but a whole group of diseases that have a different nature, but have the same symptoms - the appearance on the skin of blisters similar to…

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How to get rid of barley in the eye
If at the word “barley” the imagination draws a picture of an eared field, then you are very lucky. So, you have never encountered an unpleasant and painful pathology in…

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Gaucher disease
A rather rare hereditary disease characterized by the fact that a patient accumulates fats of a certain type in the cells of bones and internal organs - glucocerebrosides. Gaucher disease…

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diseases of the thyroid gland

Bags under the eyes: what to do?

Before undertaking anything, it is necessary to find out the cause of this unpleasant phenomenon. Only then can you find a way to get rid of bags under the eyes.

Bags under the eyes appear either due to swelling, or due to the proliferation of adipose tissue. They can only be a cosmetic defect, but they can also indicate serious diseases.

In what cases do bags appear in a healthy person?
If the bags occur in the morning, after sleep, and during the day they decrease or disappear, then their cause is edema caused by fluid retention in the body. This may be the result of a passion for salty foods, drinking alcohol (even a single, but in a large dose), lack of sleep. Another purely “female” reason for the appearance of bags is an increase in estrogen levels before menstruation. Continue reading

Thyrotoxicosis: symptoms, causes, treatment

Thyrotoxicosis, otherwise hyperthyroidism, is a pathological condition characterized by the fact that a large number of thyroid hormones are produced in the body by the thyroid gland.

Causes of thyrotoxicosis
Thyrotoxicosis in itself is not a disease, it is a consequence and manifestation of diseases in which

1) the thyroid gland produces excess hormones;

2) gland cells are destroyed, and hormones enter the bloodstream. Continue reading

How is an allergy to cold
Winter cold affects people in different ways. Some more tightly wrapped in fur coats and scarves and easily tolerate cold. They only occasionally notice: "frost is growing." Others, those who…

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How we age: sarcopenia
The aging process begins in the body after 25-30 years, when there are still no signs. But aging is not only wrinkles on the face and gray hair, and not…

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Acupuncture
What is acupuncture and how does it work Acupuncture, or acapuncture, is an ancient method of treatment based on the action of needles on the so-called biologically active points of…

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Anaphylactic shock: what to do before the ambulance arrives?
Anaphylactic shock: what to do before the ambulance arrives? Anaphylaxis, also called anaphylactic shock, is an allergic reaction that proceeds extremely severely and is deadly. How does anaphylactic shock develop?…

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