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Obesity complications: 7 systems of the body to be affected first

Obesity complications: 7 systems of the body to be affected first

Excess weight can cause serious diseases, not just make you feel unattractive. We picked most common obesity complications, divided into groups. So, here are seven systems of the body that are under risk in overweight people. Obesity complications: Liver First of all, weight gain seriously affects fat metabolism in the body, therefore causing liver problems. Continue reading Obesity complications: 7 systems of the body to be affected first

Medical scans real and imaginary dangers

Medical scans real and imaginary dangers

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

Meldonium benefits and risks in a full doping guide

Meldonium benefits and risks in a full doping guide

Because of new scandals associated with the use of banned drugs, we decided to publish this doping guide, including Meldonium benefits and risks. Which kinds of doping are trendy? How do they actually work? Which sportsmen use them? A brief doping guide Here are most popular types of doping, used both by professional athletes and Continue reading Meldonium benefits and risks in a full doping guide