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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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Lice: stalking scalp lice - Diseases
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Lice: stalking scalp lice

When we find a louse ... there is a good chance that there will be others. It is necessary to treat quickly before they lay nits and multiply, it is the best way to get rid of it quickly. Children with long, thick, curly hair should be examined carefully, as lice are more difficult to spot. Note that there is a product to identify the nits on the hair, it is a product that is applied to the hair and coloring the nits in blue (after shampooing to remove this product), the nits remain blue and see each other well
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Heart rhythm disorders: exams - Diseases
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Heart rhythm disorders: exams

To analyze a cardiac rhythm disorder, the first test to be performed is an ECG (electrocardiogram) that allows the recording of electrical waves that travel through the heart. This is a common exam performed by doctors when they suspect a heart condition and especially a rhythm disorder. Electrodes (pellets and bracelets) are placed on the chest and at the end of the 4 limbs with the application of a gel to facilitate the conduction of the current
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obesity - Diseases
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obesity

In France, more than 32% of adults are overweight, and 15% suffer from obesity. Note that obesity has a slightly higher prevalence among women compared to men. Especially involved: "junk food", inactivity and heredity. Obesity is not just a problem of appearances. Above a weight limit defined by the Body Mass Index (BMI) many health problems may occur
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Furuncle: sources and notes - Diseases
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Furuncle: sources and notes

- CEDEF, Item 87 - Bacterial cutaneous and mucosal infections, Annals of Dermatology and Venereology, Volume 139, issue 11S (October 2010). - Item 87: Bacterial and mycotic skin infections, Pilly - ECN Preparation - Item 87, College of University of Infectious and Tropical Diseases.
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