Candidiasis (thrush)

What is it?

Candidiasis— Is disease, caused by a yeast-like fungi of the genus Candida. Although it refers to sexually transmitted (as it can be transmitted sexually), but in fact is not, as may occur for other reasons. Fungus spores can be transmitted to humans as a contact method (with vegetables, fruit and household items) and airborne — ie airborne. Through the stomach, intestines, lungs or skin, these fungi can penetrate the internal organs of humans and develop in the paranasal sinuses, tonsils, stomach, intestines, joints and lungs.

Nevertheless, most common genital candidiasis, often because fungi that cause disease

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Cannabis — a drug or medication?

The fact that the distance between poison and medicine is measured in dosage, Paracelsus knew even 500 years ago. It makes no sense to talk about how he thinks the human liver is the difference between a glass and a bottle of wine. However how can easily cause great indignation in the medical and Semi-Medical circles, saying that the situation is the same way and with the famous cannabis (Indian crop cannabis, Cannabis sativa), Which do no less famous marijuana, we have more known under the name of marijuana or "weed".

Meanwhile, in this case the situation is exactly

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Kappa Invisalign — the soldiers invisible front!

Correct bite and get the desired result can now be imperceptibly, faster and more comfortable than ever before. With the help of the "Invisalign."

An innovative method of orthodontic treatment "Invisalign" depicts a leading specialist dentistry department of the International Medical Center, OH clinic, dentist, orthodontist — Zholudeva Galina.


— Galina than a system of "Invisalign" is different from the traditional methods of orthodontic treatment, such as braces?

— "Invisalign "(translated from English -" invisible alignment ") — is new, but in a short time has become a popular system correction of malocclusion

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Whims and tantrums: control and prevention

If mom at the store you bought just a ball,

And does not want to rest, everything he sees, buy,

Stand with your feet together, open your arms to the side,

Open your mouth wide and screams letter: "A-A-A '!

And it's your cute little angel? This he whines, throws himself on the floor, beating his head and knocking his feet, and his charming and gentle voice most right now is similar to the wail of fire sirens? There is going to support two groups: one pities the poor crumbs and throws at

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Cardiac profile

Cardiac profile — a set of specific blood tests for assessing the probability of a recent myocardial cell damage and assess risk factors for heart and vascular disease.

Why do I need to do cardiac profile?

Cardiac profile allows you to detect early and hidden lesions of the cardiovascular system, the risk of atherosclerosis, coronary heart disease and heart failure, to assess the likelihood of myocardial infarction.

What are the indications for cardiology?

atherosclerosis; ischemic heart disease; high blood pressure; arrhythmia heart rate — tachycardia, arrhythmia; stroke, heart attack.

What do the indicators of cardiology?

Lipid profile (Lipidogram)

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What is it?

Caries — Tooth disease, which occurs when the destruction of enamel and dentin, resulting, on the surface thereof is formed damage — a "hole". Dentists distinguish two stages of tooth decay: early — stage carious spots (white pigmented), and late — stage of defect formation of dental hard tissues (superficial, medium and deep caries).


Tooth decay is caused by bacteria of life, abundantly contained in the soft plaque. Dental plaque, in turn, is formed by the consumption of "soft" thermally processed foods with a high content of carbohydrates. And this is the very food

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Dwarfism (pituitary dwarfism)

Pituitary dwarfism (dwarfism) — is the delay of growth and physical development due to insufficient growth hormone (GH, hormone growth) in the body. This is an extremely rare disease: According to various sources, it is common in1-4 people in 10,000. And the boys get sick twice as often as girls. Dwarf is growth below 130 cm in men and less than 120 cm in women.


The culprits of this disease are:

a genetic predisposition; birth defects (violation of forming the pituitary during the prenatal period); head trauma, including during labor; tumors of the pituitary gland and its

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Translated from the Greek word "cataract" means "waterfall." The ancient Greeks thought that the cause of reduced vision in cataract — turbid fluid between the iris and the lens. In fact, no milky liquid in the eyes of not — cataract associated with partial or complete opacity of the lens. Crystalline lens— Is lenticular lens, which is located just behind the iris and is responsible for focusing light rays on the retina.

Cataracts are congenital and acquired. In addition, they vary depending on the place where the haze was formed.

Cataract — one of the most common

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Cataracts: Diagnosis and Treatment

At the slightest suspicion of cataracts, be sure to consult an eye specialist. Only he will be able to supply you with the correct diagnosis. To begin with, the doctor will complete eye examination: check visual acuity, explores the field of vision (perimetry), will determine the intraocular pressure (tonometry), will examine the fundus of the eye (ophthalmoscopy), will study the anterior segment of the eye (biomicroscopy). They are used as additional methods of examination — refractometry, Oftalmometres etc.

Sometimes examination revealed other eye diseases, which are the cause of reduced vision.


It should be borne in

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Cough — a reflex, aimed at restoring the patency of the airway. In human life, he found only frequently. In fact, it is a defensive reaction aimed at the removal from the airways of dust, foreign particles, bronchial mucus.

Responsible for the occurrence of cough cough center of the brain that is activated by stimulation of the respiratory tract.

Why did this happen?

In acute respiratory infection cough can be a symptom of the following diseases:

Laryngitis — inflammation of the larynx, hoarseness appears rough and "barking" cough; tracheitis — inflammation of the trachea, cough is accompanied

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