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Dental floss is not as useful as it is believed?

Dental floss is a familiar device for cleaning the interdental space, which has been used by people for more than two centuries. About forty years ago, the United States made official recommendations regarding the daily use of dental floss for dental hygiene. Last year, American journalists initiated a study to determine whether dental floss is actually as effective as is commonly believed.
Disease

Perthes disease (aseptic necrosis of the femoral head)

General information Perthes disease (this disease is called Legga-Calvet-Perthes disease in full) is a relatively common pathology of the hip joint in childhood. Aseptic necrosis of the femoral head, which is observed with this disease, mainly manifests itself in patients whose age is from 3 to 15 years.
Medication

Valocordin

Composition of Valocordin The active substances are phenobarbital and ethyl bromisovalerianate in an amount of 18.4 mg. Additional elements of the composition are peppermint and hop oil, ethanol and purified water. Release form Drops for oral administration. Brown glass bottle equipped with a dropper. Available in 20 and 50 ml.
Disease

Viral hepatitis C

General information Viral hepatitis C is an anthroponotic disease caused by the virus and parenteral damage. Most often occurs in the form of acute or chronic (most often) inflammation of the liver. Many people call this disease "affectionate", as usually its symptoms are very similar to other diseases.
Disease

Osteoarthritis (osteoarthrosis)

Osteoarthritis (deforming osteoarthrosis) is the most common type of arthritis, and is a chronic disease affecting the joint, articular cartilage, articular bag, bones, muscles and ligaments. In this case, the cartilage hardens, loses its elasticity, as a result of which it is destroyed, and the sliding of the articular surfaces worsens.
Medication

Ramedorm

Composition 1 tablet - 5 mg nitrazepam. Additionally: MCC, magnesium stearate, sodium starch glycolate, anhydrous lactose. Release form Radedorm is available in tablet form No. 20 per pack. Pharmacological action Anticonvulsant, sleeping pills, muscle relaxant, sedative, anxiolytic. Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics The drug Rademorm 5 is a sleeping pill and belongs to the group of benzodiazepines.

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Walking and cycling will help reduce the severity of cellulite.

To restore elasticity to the skin and reduce the severity of cellulite, every evening you need to walk long distances or ride a bike. Scientists once again confirm the well-known truth: it is impossible to remove the manifestations of cellulite without physical exertion. That cat believes that a variety of cosmetics will save them from the "orange peel", it should be noted that the use of any gel or cream can be effective only with an integrated approach.
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Arthron Triaktiv | 2019
Medication

Arthron Triaktiv

Composition Each film-coated tablet contains 3 active components: glucosamine hydrochloride in an amount of 500 mg; chondroitin sulfate Na in a dose of 300 mg; methylsulfonylmethane - 250 mg. Release form Artron Triaktiv is available in the form of tablets in a special film coating. In a pack of cardboard there is 1 contour cell in which 10 tablets are packed.
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Raw food diet: recipes for every day | 2019
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Raw food diet: recipes for every day

General information In recent years, a raw food diet has become a fairly fashionable and sought-after trend, which has more and more fans every day. However, until now, many people know little about this food system, mistakenly believing that such food is very monotonous and not too tasty. But this opinion is just a misconception, and numerous recipes for raw foodists confirm that such dishes are quite diverse and very original.
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Terzhinan | 2019
Medication

Terzhinan

Composition In addition to the active ingredients, Terzhinan's vaginal tablet contains wheat starch (Amylum tritici), colloidal silicon dioxide (Silicii dioxydum colloidale), sodium starch (type A; Natrii amylum), magnesium stearate (Magnesium stearate), and lactose (Lactose). Release form The dosage form of Terzhinan is vaginal suppositories.
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Alerana | 2019
Medication

Alerana

Composition Shampoo composition: minoxidil; horse chestnut extract; sagebrush; sage; poppy seed extract; Vitamin B5 (pantothenic acid). The composition of the vitamins of the formula "Day": vitamin B1 (thiamine) - 4.5 mg; vitamin B9 (folic acid) - 0.5 mg; vitamin C (ascorbic acid) - 100 mg; vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) - 40 mg; magnesium - 25 mg; iron - 10 mg; beta-carotene - 5 mg; selenium - 0.05 mg.
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Psilo balm | 2019
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Psilo balm

Composition One gram of gel Psilo-Balsam includes 10 mg of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. Additional substances: macrogol glyceryl caprylocaprate, cetyl pyridinium chloride, trometamol, water, polyacrylic acid. Release form Colorless, transparent gel of uniform consistency. 20 or 50 grams in an aluminum tube; 1 tube in a pack of paper.
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Diet for opisthorchiasis | 2019
Diets

Diet for opisthorchiasis

General rules Opisthorchiasis refers to biohelminthoses caused by helminths of the class of trematodes - hepatic flukes (cat fluke). When raw / insufficiently thermally processed or salted fish are eaten, the larvae of the pathogen enter the human body, where, under the influence of digestive enzymes, they are released from the outer shell and undergo a phase of maturation in the human body to a mature individual with subsequent dwelling in the organs of the hepatopancreatic zone (gall bladder, liver , bile ducts, pancreas), causing their defeat.
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Isoleucine | 2019
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Isoleucine

Chemical name 2-amino-3-methylpentanoic acid Chemical properties Isoleucine is an aliphatic alpha amino acid. Chemical formula of Isoleucine: HO2CCH (NH2) CH (CH3) CH2CH3. The substance is part of all natural proteins, including those found in the human body. This is an essential amino acid; it is not independently synthesized in the body; it is necessary that the product comes from the outside with food.
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Is table salt a drug?
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Is table salt a drug?

Scientists have discovered that salt has a special effect on the cells of our brain. This is similar to the effects of cigarettes or hard drugs. Scientists strongly recommend reducing salt intake. Unfortunately, most of us, having forgotten that salt is a “white death," salted with great enthusiasm and continue to salt food and do not even think about how much of this white powder we consume.
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Oxaliplatin
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Oxaliplatin

Composition The lyophilisate for the preparation of the infusion solution contains the main substance oxaliplatin. Additional component: lactose monohydrate. Release form Oxaliplatin is available in the form of a lyophilisate for the preparation of an infusion solution, packaged in 50, 100 or 150 mg in a glass vial.
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Paraproctitis, diet after surgery
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Paraproctitis, diet after surgery

General rules A common proctologic disease is paraproctitis, a purulent inflammation of the fiber surrounding the rectum. The reason is infection with various microorganisms.They can penetrate into the cellular spaces from the rectum with anal fissures, hemorrhoids, traumatic manipulations or anal sex.
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Atrial natriuretic peptide
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Atrial natriuretic peptide

Atrial natriuretic peptide is one of the protein hormones that is produced by the muscle cells of the heart as a result of increased blood pressure. Among the main functions of this substance, normalization of the metabolism of adipose tissue and water-electrolyte metabolism can be distinguished. Atrial natriuretic peptide affects many body systems, among which are: Heart.
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Emoxipin
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Emoxipin

Composition One ampoule contains 1 milliliter of a solution that contains 2-ethyl-6-methyl-3-hydroxypyridine hydrochloride (emoxipin) 0.01 g. Ampoules are used to administer Emoxipine intramuscularly or intravenously. Emoxipin 1, which is used in ophthalmology, has a similar composition of the active substance, it just differs in the form of release: the ampoules are replaced by more convenient bottles with dispensers at the end, which allows you to measure exactly one drop of the substance for each eye.
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Women at particular risk of HIV
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Women at particular risk of HIV

Experts in the field of HIV / AIDS, as well as representatives of the Joint United Nations Program on this disease, on the eve of March 8, decided to discuss the problems of the spread of HIV among women in Central Asia and Eastern Europe. According to Natalia Ladnoy, a senior fellow at the Federal AIDS Center, by November last year, more than 600 thousand people with HIV were registered in Russia, of which almost 30% were women.
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Found a new treatment for hepatitis C
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Found a new treatment for hepatitis C

Specialists of the American pharmaceutical company "Merck & Co." created a new drug for the treatment of hepatitis C. This tool relieves of the disease much faster compared to any of the existing medicines today. Boceprevir is a drug for which in the very near future the US authorities will issue a permit for use as a means to combat hepatitis C.
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