Nutrition

Sugar: sugar and dental health

Dental caries is formed when bacteria in the dental plaque, transform starches and sugars into acidic substances that attack the teeth. To read: Dental care: prevent caries & cie If the sucrose in candy or honey is the cause, fruits, bread, potatoes or chips can also be. To avoid cavities, it is recommended to have good dental hygiene and to use a fluoride toothpaste, two to three times a day
Diseases

Myopia: Sources and notes

- Information sheet n ° 09 on the techniques of refractive surgery, French Society of Ophthalmology (consulted in 2014). - Fact Sheet 9A, Corneal Laser Refractive Surgery, French Ophthalmology Society (accessed 2014).
Diseases

Hashimoto: the treatments

When there is hypothyroidism, Hashimoto's thyroiditis justifies a lifetime treatment by a substitution of the missing hormones with synthetic thyroid hormones (Thyroxine-Levothyrox®). Dose If the patient has mild insufficiency, 50 to 75 μg per day are sufficient. The average dose administered in the event of a greater dysfunction is 1.6
Diseases

Addiction to sex: the symptoms

The symptoms of sexual addiction are varied with sexual behaviors that change from person to person. What defines addiction to sex is the repetition of behavior in time, for over a year, with obsessive sexual thoughts and, what is called, a "sexual filter": thoughts and social relationships are Other factors that define sex addiction are the loss of time and control
Diseases

Varicella: the treatments

There is no specific treatment for chicken pox. Healing is done by itself. However, the doctor may prescribe treatments to reduce itching. These drugs are called antihistamines . It also prescribes an antiseptic product to pass on the pimples. This prevents them from becoming infected and leaves indelible scars

Pregnancy

The spleen: An increase in volume | 2018
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The spleen: An increase in volume

The spleen can increase in volume - it is called splenomegaly, in some diseases. As in the case of infectious mononucleosis. But also other infectious diseases, such as leishmaniasis, or in case of diseases with excessive destruction of red blood cells. Or leukemia ... A fragile organ The spleen is a fragile and highly vascularized organ
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Prostate operation (prostate adenoma): Trans-urethral resection | 2018
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Prostate operation (prostate adenoma): Trans-urethral resection

Transurethral resection to fight against prostate adenoma is the most frequently used procedure for prostate operations. Everything happens by natural means. The postoperative course is usually simpler, there is no scar and less bleeding. The operation will consist not in removing the adenoma completely from the prostate, but in cutting it from the inside: a little like an apple whose stalk has been removed and which is trimmed from the inside for 'keep that skin
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Thalasso: The medical entourage | 2018
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Thalasso: The medical entourage

Thalassotherapy is not just about seawater and the sea climate; it is also a team of professionals who accompany the curist in his health journey. The non-mandatory but highly recommended medical check-up allows you to detect any contraindications and to determine the program of care. Be aware however that since 1999, this visit is no longer supported by social security
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Stomach: Cancer of the stomach | 2018
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Stomach: Cancer of the stomach

Stomach cancer affects just over 7, 000 people a year in France. It most often concerns people from 65-70 years old, and more men than women. The symptoms of stomach cancer are not specific: stomach pain, loss of appetite, weight loss. Treatment is primarily surgical, consisting of removing the diseased stomach part
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Peritonitis: the causes | 2018
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Peritonitis: the causes

As a rule, peritonitis is due to a bacterial infection. The bacteria involved come from an injured and inflamed organ in the abdomen. For a reason related to a disease affecting this organ, it opens in the abdomen (by a small gap): the bacteria then migrate into the peritoneum where they spread and cause inflammation
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Pancreatic cancer: treatments | 2018
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Pancreatic cancer: treatments

In a patient suffering from pancreatic cancer, the treatments will be decided and implemented by a multidisciplinary team of specialists (digestive surgeon, doctor oncologist ...), with the agreement of the patient. Depending on the tumor, the state of health of the patient ... different therapeutic strategies can be proposed
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Brittle nails: the causes | 2018
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Brittle nails: the causes

Many causes can cause brittle nails. Deficiencies of magnesium and / or calcium and iron will be among the most common causes of brittle nails. In addition to making them fragile, it can also promote hair loss. Aging is also a source of weakening of the nails. Disorders in the thyroid also weaken the nails, of course, there are in addition to other symptoms related to the thyroid problem
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Career 2019

Mites: dust mite allergy
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Mites: dust mite allergy

Mites are involved in more than 60% of respiratory allergies (asthma, rhinitis). In addition, an estimated one in three adults suffers from allergic rhinitis. In fact, what used to be called an allergy to dust is an allergy to dust mites. More specifically, people allergic to dust mites are in fact allergic to certain substances of these mites (faeces, proteins
Female Psychology
Halitosis (bad breath): the advice of the dentist
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Halitosis (bad breath): the advice of the dentist

Interview with Dr. Blanche Rosenblum Beer Gabel, dental surgeon and president of the association Prévenir ou cure. www.prevenirouguerir.com. Who should be consulted first when faced with the problem of halitosis? The first person to consult is his dentist. Because 85% of cases of halitosis are directly related to an oral origin.
Female Psychology
Anxiety: treatments
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Anxiety: treatments

First, when the crisis of anxiety occurs, it is necessary to promote the appeasement by a calm environment. Place the anguished person away from stimulation, lie down or sit down, and stay with her. Hold her hand, speak calmly, and help her breathe, breathing into a bag or practicing deep breathing, such as cardiac coherence
Female Psychology
Depression: the causes
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Depression: the causes

Depression results from the combination of several hereditary, biochemical and psychosocial causes. The environmental situation (stress, diet, lifestyle) also plays an important role. Traumatic events, such as early loss of a parent, chronic illness, work-related conflict, family conflict can also contribute to loneliness, alienation and thus depression
Female Psychology
Lose weight: and why not a spa treatment?
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Lose weight: and why not a spa treatment?

It's true that we do not think about it at first sight. And yet, spas specialized in thinness are more and more trendy. Because no, thermal cures are not limited to hyperpuishing water jets and to stay still in a pool of underground spring water ... In these stays of well-being, there is a relaxation aspect, certainly, but the nutritional aspect has also gained ground
Female Psychology
Libido
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Libido

In Latin, libido means " desire ". It was Freud who was the first to use the term libido, now synonymous with sexual desire. But sexual desire covers many things. It is as much about the desire to make love with one's partner as the propensity to evoke erotic thoughts in a spontaneous way
Female Psychology