My Symptoms

Excessive underarm sweating: Treatments

Before consulting a doctor and considering a treatment, and if your sweating is problematic, start by trying some cosmetic products: > An antiperspirant: the aluminum salts it contains, act by tightening the pores of the skin, reducing the amount of sweat. Other deodorants are based on talc, or alcohol (attention to the irritant effect) and can be used against excessive underarm sweating
Diseases

Pericarditis: treatments

Medication In case of pericarditis are prescribed treatments against inflammation: non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or corticosteroids, plus rest. The anti-inflammatory treatment lasts about a week, although usually the pain passes quickly. If symptoms persist or worsen, it is necessary to investigate the causes, and a pericardial biopsy may be considered
Pregnancy

Tobacco and pregnancy: what you need to know

The harmful effects of tobacco on health are well established. For the pregnant woman, smoking is a threat to herself and therefore to the smooth progress of the pregnancy. But with each cigarette that she smokes, the future mother also endangers the health of the baby. Long assumed, these risks related to smoking are clearly identified today
Diseases

Venous insufficiency: Sources and notes

- Management of predominantly venous leg ulcer excluding dressing. Recommendations for clinical practice. HAS. June 2006. - Superficial venous disease: proposal of a strategy for the use of compression and vein-active agents in the management of pain. Angiology 2006, vol 58. Author: Ladane Azernour-Bonnefoy
Diseases

Chalazion: The causes

The causes of a chalazion are not really known in all these details, it is not known exactly why the eyelid presents an inflammation unexpectedly, and why a pimple is formed. The cause is very different from a stye that is a pimple (equivalent to a boil) that develops at the root of an eyelash, due to a germ: the staphylococcus aureus
Nutrition

Vitamin D: Vitamin D: sources and notes

> National Agency for Food Safety (ANSES), Berkane N., et al. > Ciqual 2012, National Agency for Food Safety, Environment and Labor (ANSES). > Practitioner's Review, Gynecology and Obstetrics, 2005, 33-35.

Pregnancy

Career 2020

Law and Pregnancy: A Pass
Pregnancy

Law and Pregnancy: A Pass

The CAF or the town hall may issue to any pregnant woman, a priority card for public transport or queues in administrations. To obtain it, it is enough to present itself with the notebook of the maternity or the certificate of pregnancy, as well as a photo. Authors: Julie Martory and Clémentine Fitaire.
Female Psychology
The Mayo Diet: The "against"
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The Mayo Diet: The "against"

Caloric intake is dangerously insufficient for the body, so this diet is only conducted on 14 days. Beyond that, it would put the metabolic system in danger. The person may complain of significant hunger sensations during the day. With such a low caloric rate, weight loss is mandatory, but recovery is also fast, and often with extra pounds
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Gingivitis: treatments
Diseases

Gingivitis: treatments

The treatments of a gingivitis depend on its degree of intensity, its gravity ... At a relatively undeveloped stage, when a gingivitis is installed, it is necessary to be doubly vigilant, choose a toothbrush with care, use special toothpastes, soft, antiseptic, anti-scale ... and possibly make mouthwash with antiseptic products
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Hot flashes: Treatments
My Symptoms

Hot flashes: Treatments

In case of hot flashes, do not hesitate to consult to find the solutions. Because this problem can be very embarrassing and disabling everyday. You can consult your doctor, your gynecologist. Endocrinologists are also specialists in these hormonal disorders. It is difficult to avoid hot flashes, but some obvious practical tips could reduce their frequency and intensity or better tolerate them: > Avoid overeating, exciting meals: spicy food, alcohol, tea and coffee, hot baths and showers as well as sauna, lowering the heating in the winter, summer sleeping in a cool room
Female Psychology
Lumbar disc herniation: treatments
Diseases

Lumbar disc herniation: treatments

The treatment of a lumbar disc herniation is primarily of a medicinal nature. In other words, with different medications, the symptoms will decline in about 90% of cases. Anti-inflammatory drugs (often cortisone), muscle relaxants, and pain medications (sometimes based on morphine) are prescribed. Rest is also advised
Female Psychology
Stop smoking without getting fat: specialist doctor's advice
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Stop smoking without getting fat: specialist doctor's advice

Interview with Dr. Joelle Visier, a tobacco expert and nutritionist. This specialist doctor gives advice not to get fat by stopping smoking ... How not to gain weight when stopping smoking? First, weaning must be comfortable. It's primordial. Medical care can be considered if you have an anxious temper, or if you have suffered from depression or in case of a particular health problem
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