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Addiction to sex: sources and notes

Author : Dr. Laurent Karila, psychiatrist and addictologist at the Paul Brousse Hospital in Villejuif (APHP) and spokesperson of SOS addictions,

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COPD: the causes - Diseases
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COPD: the causes

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a respiratory disease that is caused by chronic inflammation of the lungs and is primarily caused by tobacco. Active smoking is mostly responsible, but also passive smoking. Other atmospheric pollutants may be implicated (rarer). Among the risk factors are certain atmospheric pollutants, present in homes, but also in professional environments
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Burn-out: Sources and notes - Diseases
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Burn-out: Sources and notes

- Guéritault-chalvin V. and Cooper C. (2004) To better understand professional burnout and new prevention strategies: a review of the literature, Journal of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy, 14, 2, 59-70. - Work on equal terms. Suffering at work: how to react. By Marie Pézé, Rachel Sada and Nicolas Sandret. E
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Shingles - Diseases
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Shingles

Shingles is a viral disease caused by varicella zoster virus. This pathology appears in an individual who has had chickenpox before, most often in childhood; this chickenpox corresponded to a primary infection. After chickenpox, the virus will be silently lodged somewhere in the body, in a nerve ganglion
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Osteoarthritis: the symptoms - Diseases
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Osteoarthritis: the symptoms

Pain is not always the symptom of the disease! You can have osteoarthritis, without feeling any pain. It all depends on the people and everything depends on the affected joints. One in three osteoarthritis will consult because his pain or disability is too embarrassing .... This shows that the discomfort is relative
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