Lack of vitamins deprives intelligence

Lack of vitamins deprives intelligenceLack of vitamins deprives intelligence Insufficient intake of one of the B vitamins dramatically increases the likelihood of developing senile dementia. This conclusion was made by American scientists, who for several years was watching a large group of older people and analysed the amount of vitamin that they get from food. Even a small deficit was sharply increased the risk of Alzheimer's disease. This study was conducted under the direction of Dr. Martha Clare Morris (Martha Clare Morris of Chicago medical center rush-Presbyterian-Saint-Lux". The authors of the study cautioned that the results are preliminary. Читать полностью -->

Endocrinologist Udovichenko Oleg Viktorovich

Endocrinologist Udovichenko Oleg ViktorovichEndocrinologist Udovichenko Oleg Viktorovich He graduated from the Moscow Medical Academy (Faculty research training) in 1996 Now enrolled in the clinical residency Endocrinology Research center of the Russian Academy of medical Sciences in Moscow). Additional areas of interest: States of emergency medicine, telemedicine, problems of quality control of scientific research.. . . . . Читать полностью -->

exercise protects against breast cancer

exercise protects against breast cancerResearchers from the American Cancer society (American Cancer Society) have proven that exercise reduces risk of breast cancer. Moreover, physical activity reduces the probability of transformation of a relatively benign form of cancer (carcinoma in situ) in malignant tending to the formation of metastases. Study participants were engaged in Hiking, dancing or swimming. It is estimated that women Fizkultury cancer there were 35% less likely than women who were not active lifestyle. If the physical load was reached four hours per week, the risk was reduced by 45%. It is believed that exercise reduces the level of female sex hormones that trigger the occurrence of cancer of the breast in women. Читать полностью -->

Smokers physically "give" their children to the habit

Smokers physically Children begin to smoke not only in imitation of parents, but also because their lungs are "attached" to Smoking at home, say canadian researchers. They suggest that parents Smoking in front of children, causing more harm than you think. They not only set an example, but also acquaint the children with the taste of tobacco, increasing the likelihood that they will become smokers. The group of the Montreal Institute of chest, headed by Margaret Belak watched growing up about 200 children. When they were about nine years, scientists have measured the concentration cotinine in their saliva. Cotinine is a metabolic byproduct of nicotine that causes tobacco dependence. Читать полностью -->

who called to provide free anti-TB drugs for AIDS patients

who called to provide free anti-TB drugs for AIDS patientsExperts of the world health organization (who) urged to provide free anti-TB drugs to those infected with HIV/AIDS. As reported on the official website of the United Nations, the cost of anti-TB drugs for one patient is $ 10 for the whole course of treatment. However, last year 200 thousand HIV-infected Africans died of tuberculosis because they have not been able to get these drugs. "Over the last ten years, after the adoption of the Declaration of the who TB control, the spread of this epidemic, however, has increased significantly. It happened mainly due to HIV/AIDS, say doctors. We must strengthen our efforts to fight the deadly combination of these diseases." According to who, the combination of "AIDS - TB may soon erupt in India. Читать полностью -->

Nicotine addiction is after the first cigarette

Nicotine addiction is after the first cigaretteCanadian epidemiologist Jennifer Olofson studying the impact of tobacco use on children and adolescents McGill University, believes that first smoked baby-cigarette can cause many years of nicotine addiction. For the study, challenged conventional wisdom, if young people need 2-3 years to article smokers, were attracted 1200 adolescents aged 12-13 years. Now they are 16-17 years old. Several times a year the young people interviewed, whether they smoke, and if so, how many times a day do they feel the dependence on tobacco, when you smoke, and forced to smoke, when the smoke others. Eventually it was revealed that some adolescents 3% of the studied group is particularly vulnerable. Their neurophysicist and biological mechanisms underlying the metabolism of nicotine, and simply - genes can dictate the emergence of nicotine dependence, even after the first cigarette. Читать полностью -->

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