Brilliant, beautiful, well-groomed hair and decorate a sign of health. However, to keep them in this condition easy. After all, the hair is affected by many aggressive environmental factors (levels of air pollution, the scorching sun, frost) and influenced by the state of the organism.

One of the most common — hair loss, or alopecia, which can lead to baldness.Androgenic alopecia frequently occurs in men. The reason for it is the impact of male sex hormones androgens on hair follicles. It is the location of follicles that are sensitive to androgens, explains the characteristic form of male baldness.

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Diseases of the pituitary gland

Pituitary — The most important iron in the endocrine system. Pituitary hormones affect all endocrine organs, as well as self-regulate body functions. Excess or deficiency of hormones produced by the pituitary gland, causing serious disease.

Pituitary Located at the base of the brain in the skull with a deepening romantic name "Turkish saddle."

Lack pituitary hormones can cause:

pituitary dwarfism or dwarfism (deficit growth hormone); delayed sexual development, or lack of sexual desire (follicle-stimulating hormone deficiency and luteinizing hormones — hormones that stimulate the production of sex hormones); hypothyroidism (deficit thyroid hormones); hypopituitarism — lack of pituitary hormones.

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Gallbladder disease

Gallbladder— Digestive organ, similar to a small hollow pear. It is located directly under the liver, which is connected by piping — the bile ducts. The main role of the gall bladder and bile ducts is the accumulation and excretion of bile. Bile — special fluid that is produced in the liver. Purpose of bile — to improve the absorption of fat and increase the movement of food through the intestines. At night in the human liver produces up to 2 liters of bile.

Before you hit the bile into the intestine, it goes through a complicated by

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Bowel disease

Bowel problems — a very sensitive topic, widely discussed which is not accepted. That is why many people who are concerned about flatulence and bloating, diarrhea, or, conversely, constipation, prefer to endure to the end, without going to the doctor. In the best case, such a person is trying to recover with the help of yogurt or other dairy products.

Fermented foods — a thing of course useful, but is only suitable for the prevention of intestinal problems. Blind can not cope with the disease. In order to establish the cause of the disease and to choose the correct

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Diseases of the adrenal glands

The adrenal glands — small paired organs located, as the name implies, above the upper pole of the kidneys.

The main objective of the adrenal glands — production hormones that regulate all the vital processes in the body. For example, glucocorticoid hormones responsible for metabolism and energy metabolism, mineralocorticoids are involved in water and salt metabolism, androgens and estrogens — are sex hormones, epinephrine and norepinephrine — hormones of stress.

Adrenal disease may be caused by:

excessive production of ACTH by the pituitary hormone that regulates the adrenal glands (disease Cushing); excessive production of hormones by the adrenal

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Periodontal Diseases

Bleeding gums, teeth stagger, besides bad breath. We are not talking about an epidemic of scurvy among sailors of the XV century. This is a modern disease periodontitis. Gingivitis, periodontitis and periodontal disease — the most common currently periodontal disease. Most adults have certain attributes of these diseases.

Parodont — A complex of tissues that surround tooth and ensure its fixation in the jaw bone. This complex includes the gums, periodontal ligament that connects the root of the tooth to the bone recess, maxillary alveolar bone and bone cement the root of the tooth. With some diseases may

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Liver Disease

Liver — Digestive organ, located in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen, under the ribs. The value of the liver is huge. It neutralizes substances coming from the environment (including drugs, alcohol) or formed in the body synthesises proteins blood secretes bile, etc. In general, the liver performs more than 500 different functions, and its activity is not yet possible to reproduce artificially.

The most common liver disease — different types of hepatitis andcirrhosis. Hepatitis — An inflammation of the liver that can be acute or chronic. The diagnosis of "chronic hepatitis" is put if the liver inflammation

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Diseases of the Esophagus

Diseases of the esophagus are not paid as much attention as the problems with the stomach and intestines. And this is no evidence of special stability of the digestive system of the body to the action of internal and external damaging factors. Diseases of the Esophagus are fairly common, can greatly reduce the quality of life, and most importantly, can lead to serious and even life-threatening complications. The most common diseases of the esophagus is gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), hiatal hernia. Much rarer achalasia cardia, varicose veins, and diverticula of the esophagus.

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Diseases of the pancreas

Pancreas gland — A body with essential in our body. That it, it is important enzymes involved in digestion, and produced hormone insulin controls blood sugar.

Located pancreas gland behind the stomach and looks like an elongated pyramid length of about 15 centimeters, lying transversely.

In its cells formed pancreatic juice, which contains the main digestive enzymes (in inactive form). According to the bile duct system pancreatic juice mixed with bile enters the duodenum 12 — that is where the enzymes are activated and are directly involved in digestion — break down proteins, fats and carbohydrates. Sometimes, under the

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Experts believe that arthropathy— One of humanity's most ancient problems. He suffered from not only the ancient Egyptian pharaohs, but the Neanderthals, as evidenced by archaeological finds.

Absolutely all of inflammatory joint diseases are called "arthritis". Noninflammatory arthropathy called arthrosis.

All arthritis are divided into two types: monoartrita when inflamed only one joint, and polyarthritis, when many of the affected joints. Furthermore, arthropathy can be acute or chronic.

The reasons for each type of arthritis your own. This may damage the immune system and metabolic disorders, trauma, infections and vitamin deficiency. The most common causes of inflammatory

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