Everyone’s discussing why did Lena Dunham tell about her hysterectomy (a surgery on the uterus, when it is removed). The director says she made it after many years of agonizing pain due to endometriosis. We understand the importance of speaking about such interventions aloud. Hysterectomy most important facts In the US, hysterectomy is the second … Continue reading Hysterectomy: Why Lena Dunham told about getting rid of the uterus
Although the main thing you should leave behind in 2017 is an unhealthy way of living, there are also some false health myths to forget immediately. We picked the ones which are really weird, and which may even harm you. Some false health myths to leave behind before the New Year: First of all, let … Continue reading Completely false health myths to leave behind in 2017
Are medical scans, like X-ray, ultrasound, CT and MRI, totally safe? Some people avoid any kinds of medical imaging, others insist on regular “tomography of everything.” So, which approach is better? In fact, the usage of absolutely safe diagnostic imaging techniques seems impossible Pure facts about medical scans #1: Radiation First of all, not all … Continue reading Medical scans real and imaginary dangers
Abdominal pain has variety of forms, all unpleasant, and many possible reasons. So, we picked most common stomach ache causes, as well as remedies for each one. Most common stomach ache causes So-called stomach flu. In fact, that means gastroenteritis infection. Anyway, when you have to run to the toilet every five minutes, you don’t … Continue reading Possible stomach ache causes (and remedies)
Well, this time we insist: you should quit smoking as soon as possible. But why? First of all, because no one wants to fight lung cancer in the long run. The main reason to quit smoking What causes cancer? Almost everything, as tabloids say. For example, red meat, and even smartphones. But most of these … Continue reading Why should you quit smoking ASAP?