Psychosomatics: psychological causes of diseases and ways to deal with them
Psychosomatics does not fit into the banal "stop being nervous - and everything will pass." And it does not mean at all that serious diseases should not be treated by…

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Lyme disease - causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention
With the onset of summer sunny days, most citizens seek out of the urban stone-concrete jungle into the forest, into nature. But it is precisely at this time that the…

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The danger of getting used to, getting stuck in the body and another 8 popular myths about vibrators
Vibrators are very popular sex toys. Many people know about them, but not everyone decides to buy. There are many myths that surround intimate objects, some even frightening. Let's see…

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7 major myths about autism, which is long overdue

April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day. In recent years, they have been talking and writing about this more and more. And almost everyone has ever encountered such a diagnosis among friends or noticed such children in public places. However, there are a lot of myths around autism. Child psychiatrist Maxim Piskunov collected the most popular myths about autism – and prepared reliable information that everyone should read and share with others. Continue reading

Lithium is a cure for depression or harm

Many media outlets regularly write about how to resist stress: practice yoga and sex, meditate, run in the morning, sleep for 8 hours, do not read the news … The list goes on and on. But let’s be honest: for many people in modern society, life without constant stress is utopia. Stress, if you want – a chronic “disease” of most citizens. And when a disease cannot be defeated, the only thing that remains is to learn how to live with it. Some factors — often unexpected — can influence how you perceive stress. About one of these unobvious causes of “nervous breakdowns” – the lack of lithium in the body – in the material of Professor Olga Gromova. Continue reading

Colds, allergies and other dangers from conditioners that you should be aware of.

You can often hear from colleagues and acquaintances: “I caught a cold under the air conditioner.” And this is not just an assumption, but the truth. Yes, “thanks to” staying under the air conditioner you can get a cold because of hypothermia. In addition, if the filters are not changed in time, any dust accumulating there contributes to the accumulation of allergens, since the allergens are sorbed in the dust. About these and other dangers of health conditioners – in the material of Natalia Tolstoy. Continue reading

Herbal tea, inhalation and 5 more simple tips, how to get the missing voice back
Perhaps there is no person who would not face such a problem as voice loss. The reasons for this may be different, but in any case it is necessary to…

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Surgical treatment of obesity - features, efficacy and contraindications
Almost a third of the world's population is obese - this problem does not bypass either the rich or the poor. And an additional problem for obese people is the…

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Complications of childbirth - myths, delusions and the most popular "horror stories"
It would seem that could be happier for future moms and dads than meeting with the long-awaited baby. However, even in the 21st century, childbirth for some continues to be…

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6 major mistakes to be avoided with needles
Someone is ready to believe in any myths about acupuncture - supposedly any pathology can be cured in this way. Others, on the contrary, consider the method to be “empty”…

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