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The Benefits of Pressure Therapy

Submitted by Stephanie Arroyo on 11:10

The press therapy is a medical technique that began to be used in the 60s to solve the vascular problems that occur as a result of a vasectomy. However, over the years, studies were conducted that determined the success of this treatment to address other aesthetic problems such as cellulite, spider veins and localized fat.

Preeclampsia During Pregnancy

Submitted by Stephanie Arroyo on 08:48

During pregnancy there are certain risks that can endanger not only the life of the baby but also the life of the mother. Generally, this type of risk can occur in the form of complications or may come from other diseases that the mother has, such as preeclampsia, as we will see below.

Understanding the Leukocytes in our Blood

Submitted by Stephanie Arroyo on 08:24

The blood is composed of different cells and each one of them fulfills a different and vital function for the organism. In the blood we find the red blood cells, which are the cells responsible for transporting oxygen to the whole human body, we also find the platelets, which intervene in the process of blood coagulation to stop a hemorrhage, and finally, the white blood cells , better known in medicine as leukocytes.

Controlling Bad Cholesterol with a Healthy Diet

Submitted by Stephanie Arroyo on 12:31

Cholesterol is a necessary substance in the body, but very little of it is required. The distinction between good cholesterol (HDL) and bad cholesterol (LDL) is popularly made. We will see why it is necessary to prevent an increase in cholesterol and the options of eating healthy to maintain good health.

When summer gets interrupted by a Jellyfish Sting

Submitted by Stephanie Arroyo on 14:24

Summer is synonym to beach, sun, pools and ocean. Although in both cases the main objective is to enjoy the sun and heat to the fullest, on the beach you have to pay special attention to jellyfish. They are animals that have irritating substances in their tentacles, so that their sting causes redness, swelling, itching and pain.

Important and Valuable Information about Fainting

Submitted by Stephanie Arroyo on 08:24

Fainting is not a disease as such, but it is a symptom that alerts to the presence of a certain health disorder. Although in the vast majority of cases it is not serious, it is important to know the causes and symptoms that cause it, as well as the way in which it is necessary to act.

Back to Basics: The ABCs of Constipation

Submitted by Stephanie Arroyo on 08:55

Constipation is a widespread condition in both adults and children. One of the main causes of constipation is an unhealthy and unbalanced diet, with a low consumption of food rich in fiber. In this article, we will look at the foods that affect your digestion and how they digest you and the reasons why you should avoid them if you want to speed up your intestinal transit.

Understanding and Dealing with Trypophobia

Submitted by Stephanie Arroyo on 12:42

Trypophobia, unlike many other phobias is not really well known. This word comes from the Greek, trypa means hole, and phobia as we all know consists of an irrational fear that can be more or less intense. In this case, with trypophobia we would be talking about a fear towards holes, also towards any pattern of geometric figures that are very close together.

Hemoptysis: Why it Happens and What to do About It

Submitted by Stephanie Arroyo on 12:42

Mucus with blood usually appears suddenly and might result alarming to most people, however, their causes are so diverse that it may be associated with benign conditions or more important diseases. In the medical language, the mucus with blood is known as hemoptysis.

Back to Basics: The Use of Sodium Chloride

Submitted by Stephanie Arroyo on 08:09

Sodium Chloride is a saline solution with a wide range of uses, both among adults and children. In this article we talk about the basic uses and the benefits that this important product brings.At some point in our lives we have all used sodium chloride. A substance composed of salt and water that has a wide range of uses, including cleaning wounds and certain areas of the body such as the eyes.

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