How to feed a baby
Food is fuel that is required by any body for life. That is why a decrease in appetite in a child always causes a lot of anxiety and fear among…

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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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Thrush (candidiasis): symptoms, causes and treatment
Thrush (vaginal candidiasis) at least once encountered most women. This fungal disease can cause genital discomfort. However, this infection does not always require treatment. What is “thrush”, how to determine…

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How does collagen “work” and why is it needed

The term “collagen” is often pronounced when it comes to anti-aging procedures. Therefore, for many people, this substance is associated with beauty and a slowdown in old age. However, from a medical point of view, this is far from the only function of collagen. Its role in the body is more significant. So, what is the mysterious collagen substance and why do doctors advise it to drink?

Collagen: what is it and why is it needed?
Collagen is a specific fibrillar protein. It is the basis of connective tissue and is part of the skin, cartilage, tendons, blood vessels. This protein gives the tissue elasticity and strength. Continue reading

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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Coronavirus 2020 - latest news and facts about the disease
Coronavirus is a disease that affected China at the end of 2019 and spread almost worldwide in 2020. Every day, the statistics of victims of a new infection changes, the…

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Acetone in the urine of a child. Why is there a smell of acetone from the mouth in children
It doesn’t matter if acetone is found in the child’s urine or if it smells from the mouth - all this is called acetonemic syndrome. As a rule, the condition…

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Life with peppercorns: is it often harmful to eat spicy
Spicy, peppery dishes are present in many national cuisines, especially in southern and Asian countries. And there is still debate about whether spicy foods are harmful or healthy. Both opponents…

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