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Interview of Dr. Rémy Vautrin, ENT doctor and head and neck surgeon , on snoring, its causes and treatments. To read the advice of this specialist doctor ... Why are men more concerned with snoring than women? A relative narrowness of the pharynx in men compared to that of women is an argument often advanced, explaining the clear predominance of snoring in men before 40 years.Read More
In case of constipation in babies, we must resort to treatments only on medical advice, self-medication is strongly discouraged. Oral medication with macrogol may be prescribed. Lubricants can also be recommended to help pass and evacuate stool, such as a paraffin-based medicine. Enemas should be performed exceptionally and preferably by a caregiverRead More
The advice of Dr. Georges Picherot, head of the pediatric department of the University Hospital of Nantes. What advice could you give parents of a premature baby? They need to know the importance of their role. Parents are the first caregivers of a premature baby. They are his first support. In particular, the motherRead More
Interview with Professor Jean-Louis Wémeau, Chief of the Endocrinology Department at Lille University Hospital. What are the complications of hypothyroidism? If hypothyroidism is spotted and treated properly, there are no symptoms. And this is the case 90% of the time. On the other hand, if one misses the point, the illness worsens, then it gives very painful complications: a general slowing down, a big tiredness, a fall of the hair, muscular, digestive troubles .Read More
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In practice, how does one become vegetarian? Knowledge of certain dietary rules is essential, in order to avoid possible deficiencies and to have a balanced intake of nutrients and trace elements . But if vegetarianism is well conducted, it is generally beneficial for health, especially compared to a diet too rich in animal protein and certain fats
Zinc Zinc is, among other things, essential for cell renewal, strengthening the immune system, healthy bones, skin, nails, and reproductive organs. The recommended dietary intakes are approximately 10 mg / day; these needs are increased in the adolescent, the pregnant woman or the woman who is breastfeeding, and the elderly
Magnesium is a mineral salt essential to the proper functioning of the body. This trace element intervenes in particular in the regulation of the cardiac rhythm, in the functioning of the muscles and in the transmission of the nerve impulses. It is found in many foods, including chocolate! What is it used for
Vitamin B6 is present in many foods, its deficiency is quite rare in people living in Western countries. However, pregnant women, adolescents, and the elderly may be susceptible to a lack of vitamin B6. Vitamin B6 deficiency can cause various symptoms, such as: irritability, feelings of confusion, skin symptoms (seborrheic dermatitis around the eyes and mouth), anemia (fatigue) One study also indicated that a vitamin B6 deficiency (and B9, and B12), would increase the risk of developing Parkinson's disease