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Antibiotics usage: all you need to know

Antibiotics usage: all you need to know

You treat cold and flu with pills? We think now it’s time to publish this antibiotics usage guide. These medications slow down the growth of bacteria. Still, some people use them not only to treat infections caused by bacteria. Many of us also forget that our own immune system itself fights infections rather well. However, Continue reading Antibiotics usage: all you need to know

All you need to know to recognize a stroke

All you need to know to recognize a stroke

Stroke, that is caused by a blocked blood vessel or bleeding in the brain, is one of the most dangerous conditions often leading to death. Everybody should know how to recognize a stroke. Let’s observe most important things about it. Stroke types Ischemic stroke. The most common one. The causes usually are: atherosclerosis, irregular heartbeat, Continue reading All you need to know to recognize a stroke

Alcohol addiction: when it’s time to worry

Alcohol addiction: when it’s time to worry

We are enthusiasts of drinking good red wine, but we do understand that any alcohol addiction itself is harmful. So what’s the difference between responsible drinking and heavy drinking? Well, you can skip reading this, and just test yourself here. Anyway, let’s observe how to get when your drinking is not moderate or social anymore. Continue reading Alcohol addiction: when it’s time to worry

Sports for those who… hate sports

Sports for those who… hate sports

You don’t even have to be lazy to hate sports. It’s like in a relationship: maybe you just didn’t meet the right one yet. We’ll show you how to get engaged, regardless of how much you hate sports. Hate sports? DNA to blame! There’s a scientific evidence that physical activities’ addiction could be related to Continue reading Sports for those who… hate sports

Routine health checks: how often should you visit your doc?

Routine health checks: how often should you visit your doc?

Most of us neglect regular health checks and immunization. And we’ve got excuses! For example, Danish researchers found that routine health checks don’t reduce morbidity or mortality. On the other side, only regular visits to your doctor can help to indicate a problem before it’s too late. The regularity of such check-ups and the exact Continue reading Routine health checks: how often should you visit your doc?