Psychology

Cannabis: harmful and therapeutic effects

Cannabis use is permitted in some states. In other countries, including France, cannabis remains an illegal drug , even though the topic of legalization of this drug regularly provokes heated debate. Because if cannabis undeniably has certain properties that can be used for therapeutic purposes, we must not neglect its negative effects and potentially harmful to our body
Diseases

Diabetes: treatments

The goal is to lower blood sugar. The treatment will be different depending on whether the diabetes is type I or type II. Treatment of type I diabetes The basis of treatment for type I diabetes is insulin. Since the pancreas does not secrete insulin at all, it must be replaced. Insulin is a drug that is administered subcutaneously
Diseases

Daltonism: the causes

The causes of color blindness are 100% genetic. What simplifies understanding is that the gene in question is unique. It is carried largely by the X chromosome. The gene, implicated in daltonism, is "recessive", which means that it will not express itself if it is carried by a single chromosome
Nutrition

Cholesterol: the treatments

There are many treatments to lower cholesterol levels that are too high. As we saw on the previous page, they usually start with lifestyle and dietary measures. If after 3 months, the results prove insufficient on the LDL-cholesterol level, drugs are necessary. Other times when LDL-cholesterol levels are high and cardiovascular risk factors are high, the drug can be prescribed immediately with dietary advice
Diseases

Dislocation

Dislocation is a joint problem requiring a very careful treatment to be provided by a specialist. Dislocation concerns the joints. It is defined by the movement or spacing produced between two articular surfaces that normally face each other. As a result, there is a loss of total contact between the articular surfaces
Diseases

Miscarriage: Symptoms

A question that all pregnant women ask themselves when they observe symptoms that seem suspicious: is this the sign of a miscarriage? The first symptoms of a miscarriage may be bleeding or pain: cramps, menstrual pain, vomiting ... Be careful though: any bleeding is not necessarily a sign of miscarriage

Pregnancy

Career 2020

Iron: where is it found?
Nutrition

Iron: where is it found?

Iron is present in two forms in the diet: the haem iron found in animal products and nonheme iron, especially in plants. Heme iron is much better absorbed than that of vegetable products. Here are the foods where the two forms of iron are respectively: Heme iron: Boudin, liver of poultry, lamb, offal, Red and white meats Fish, seafood, Non-Heme Iron: Wheat germ, pistachio, soy, Lentils, chickpeas, dried beans, spinach, eggs, Bread, peas, green beans
Female Psychology
Porphyries: what is it?
Porphyria

Porphyries: what is it?

Porphyries: where did it come from? What is it exactly ? The word "Porphyria" comes from "porphyrin", a name that comes from the Greek word for "red pigment". More specifically, porphyries are the result of the accumulation of porphyrins. In our blood cells, the porphyrins combine with the iron to give the heme, and our blood its beautiful red color
Female Psychology
The egg and its nutritional values
Nutrition

The egg and its nutritional values

The egg is easy and fast to cook, and so often use today. France produces 15.6 billion eggs a year, and the French consume about 260 eggs a year per inhabitant! In addition to the pleasure of taste, discover the nutritional treasures that the egg hides under its shell ... Its quality in proteins The proteins of the egg are of high nutritional value, that is to say that they supply all the essential amino acids in ideal proportions
Female Psychology
Ankylosing spondylitis
Diseases

Ankylosing spondylitis

Ankylosing spondylitis, this rather complex term corresponds to a specific rheumatic disease that can have more or less severe forms. Spondyloarthritis, also called pelvispondylitis, or ankylosing spondylitis is an inflammatory rheumatism that affects mainly certain joints, including those of the lumbar spine, and the sacroiliac joints of the pelvis - buttocks area
Female Psychology
Papillomavirus: vaccine and treatment
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Papillomavirus: vaccine and treatment

Many papillomavirus lesions go unnoticed and heal on their own, which explains their easy transferability. But the vast majority of cervical cancers are due to HPV. The cervical cancer screening is very important, a periodic gynecological examination with a cervical smear is the only way, it is simple and inexpensive: it allows to discover early cancers and treat them without delay
Female Psychology
Addictions: from tobacco to synthetic drugs
Psychology

Addictions: from tobacco to synthetic drugs

We talk about addiction when we can no longer do without a product or behavior, despite the severely deleterious effect of the object of dependence on his health or his social life. There are many addictions that differ in their nature, but also in their degree of "dangérosité". Also, depending on their nature and status, these "drugs" are more or less accepted by society.
Female Psychology
Fracture of the pelvis: the symptoms
Diseases

Fracture of the pelvis: the symptoms

The symptoms of a pelvic fracture are more or less important functional pain and impotence (impossibility of standing or walking), generally related to the importance of the fracture or fractures. And as has been said, neighboring bodies may be harmed ... and so this can lead to some problems with potentially affected organs
Female Psychology