Chemoprophylaxis

ChemoprophylaxisUnder chemoprophylaxis understand the use of specific TB (tuberculostatic) drugs by healthy individuals at special risk of suffering from tuberculosis, to prevent their disease. In some cases, prescribed chemoprophylaxis? Persons from contact with the releasers of bacilli, including employees of TB institutions; persons who have been diagnosed turn tuberculin, samples; persons with high sensitivity to tuberculin, with the so-called "giperergicakie" reactions to tuberculin; people with inactive tuberculosis, which due to unfavorable conditions may be worsening process (deterioration of conditions of life; specific diseases that weaken the body, pregnancy, postpartum period, and so on). How they spend chemoprophylaxis? Chemoprophylaxis is carried out in centers with fresh amassive bellovedere 2 times a year 2 - 3 months within 1-2 years in areas with unfavourable epidemiological conditions 2 times a year for 2-3 months to 2-3 years. According to the testimony is chemoprophylaxis to children and adolescents from the family contact with patients with active TB (1 year 2-3 months within 1-2 years). After vaccination or revaccination should not start chemoprophylaxis because of anti-TB drugs act on the culture of BCG and can reduce the production of immunity. It should be performed only after a 2-month isolation of the patient or graft. Читать полностью -->

More than children were hospitalized because of an error paramedic

More than  children were hospitalized because of an error paramedicIn the Novosibirsk region due to medical error 22 hospitalized child. As reported in the regional health Department, the incident occurred in the village Harvest Tatar district, where the medical officer of the local hospital during TB vaccination of children confused medications. Instead of tuberculin, which is used for the so-called PPD test, the nurse introduced to children other bacterial drug. In the three children were hospitalized in the infectious diseases hospital of Novosibirsk, the rest in one of the local resorts. Some of the affected children, aged from 3 to 14 years, doctors have diagnosed with vaccine-related complication". The health Department said that the condition of the children is satisfactory, but they are required to undergo examination and treatment. Читать полностью -->

Immortality myth or reality?

Immortality myth or reality?Immortality: myth or reality? People tend to dream, and dreams of these very different: an interesting fact, wealth, health. But always there was always the dream - the dream of immortality and on Earth and not in Heaven. And now, thanks to the latest technologies (nanotechnology, and genetic engineering), the most cherished dream of mankind will soon begin to come true! We will tell You all that You already could use such tools, which will help You to live up to 130-140 years or more, that is certain to survive until the time when the aging is defeated, and the people will live indefinitely - while remaining always young! Let's see: is it possible to defeat aging? For serious professionals, the answer is YES! And it could happen as early as 2050 year! As proof explore opportunities unlimited longevity... The possibility of something does not depend on our faith or unbelief. So, the great Einstein did not believe that the planes can fly, and Aristotle argued that "...the Earth can be round, because it is contrary to common sense," but today the plane is the safest form of transport, and that the Earth is round - course and student. Also, ever natural for people will not die from old age and disease. Читать полностью -->

the Doctor performed surgery on the brain of a patient using drill and pliers

the Doctor performed surgery on the brain of a patient using drill and pliersIn the absence of appropriate medical instruments, Peruvian doctor performed surgery on the brain of a patient, an Indian, using a drill and pliers. 47-year-old Centeno the CISP was taken to hospital town Andalus after he was wounded in the head during a street fight. Under other circumstances it would be transported in a more qualified clinic. However, the condition of the Indians was so severe that the doctor understood that if the operation is not done now, it will just die. Tools for lobotomy at hand was not. I had the Cesar Venero to sterilize the drill and pliers, which was lying in his garage. Читать полностью -->

Kidney disease

Kidney diseaseWhat are the main symptoms of kidney disease? The main symptoms in patients with kidney diseases associated with changes in separation of urine and manifest a variety of violations of diuresis. What diuresis? The process of formation and excretion of urine is called diuresis. The total number of urine during the day (daily diuresis), ranges from 1000 to 1800 ml, however, may increase or decrease depending on the physiological conditions or the presence of certain diseases. What oliguria and in some cases, the eye may be observed in the patient? Decrease in urine output less than 500 ml per day (oliguria) found, for example, increased perspiration, reduced fluid intake, during the emergence and rise of edema in patients with congestive heart failure, acute inflammation of the glomeruli of the kidneys (acute glomerulonephritis), poisoning by nephrotoxic poisons. What anuria and in what cases it can be observed in the patient? Complete cessation of receipt of urine in the bladder is called anuriey. Such a condition occurs, for example, in shock, serious injury, poisoning by salts of heavy metals, the violation of the outflow of urine from the renal pelvis and ureters (due to compression of the ureter tumor or obturation of the clearance stone). Читать полностью -->

Cheese is addictive!

Cheese is addictive!American scientist claims that cheese dependence is not as strong as the dependence of the human body from morphine. Dr. Neal Barnard, President of the Committee of physicians for the introduction of new drugs, says cheese dependence can be produced because each piece of aged Goodies contains a small amount of morphine produced by the liver of cows. In his book "Breaking the food temptations: hidden causes, depending on food and seven steps to naturally overcome," he explains why people often develop a habit of certain products, such as cheese, meat, sugar or chocolate. He says: "There is a biochemical reason why many of us feel that you can't live without a daily dose of some product. Cheese, for example, contains a lot of casein protein, the cleavage of which is in the process of digestion produces opium substance, its composition is reminiscent of morphine and called casomorphin. Читать полностью -->

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