Cholesterol Levels: What Does Low and High Cholesterol Mean?
Almost all people are familiar with the concept of “cholesterol”. The term, which recently was purely medical, began to be used everywhere. They made, advertising their products, assure the buyer:…

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All you need to know about metabolism
The word "metabolism" has long ceased to be considered an exclusively medical term and has become firmly established in colloquial speech. Metabolism must be accelerated in order to lose weight,…

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What to do if your ear hurts
One of the most unpleasant and excruciating pains is rightly considered an ear pain. It is able to completely disrupt night sleep and significantly degrade the quality of life. Therefore,…

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characteristic of inflammation

What does the color of sputum mean?

What is sputum
In a normal state, a person has transparent mucus on the bronchial mucosa and trachea, the so-called tracheobronchial secretion. It is produced by cells of the bronchial mucosa and performs important protective and cleansing functions, moisturizes the walls of the bronchi.

Due to the cilia located on the walls of the bronchi, this mucus moves to the throat. Together with it, microbes, dust, dead cells that have fallen into the respiratory tract are removed. In addition, this secret has bactericidal properties due to the content of immune cells. When pathogenic microorganisms enter, these cells instantly react and destroy them. Continue reading

To starve a worm: what can you eat at night
Nutritionists several years ago argued that eating at bedtime is very harmful. Today, their views have changed somewhat. Now doctors are sure that going to bed, feeling a “wolf” hunger,…

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Wolf hunger: why you constantly want to eat
Good appetite is always associated with health. But only as long as it does not develop into a “wolf”. If a person constantly wants to eat, even after the last…

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Symptoms of coronavirus in children
It is important for parents to know the symptoms of coronavirus in children, because this allows you to provide assistance on time, and to prevent the spread of infection. On…

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Scarlet fever in a child: symptoms and treatment
Symptoms of scarlet fever in a child should be known to every parent. This is an infectious disease that causes group A beta-hemolytic streptococcus (GABA). I advise you to take…

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