Men with metabolic syndrome are twice as likely to die from coronary heart disease

Men with metabolic syndrome are twice as likely to die from coronary heart diseaseMen with metabolic syndrome are twice as likely to die from coronary heart disease Men with metabolic syndrome are twice as likely to die from coronary heart disease, reported in issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. Metabolic syndrome (MS) is a recognized factor of cardiovascular risk, but the mechanisms of its effects on cardiovascular and total mortality is still unclear, noted Dr. Hanna-Maaria Lakka and her colleagues from Louisiana state University (Baton Rouge). For more than 10 years, scientists have observed 1209 Finnish middle-aged men. The diagnosis of MS was exhibited in accordance with the criteria of the program NCEP (National Cholesterol Education Program) and who. In the who criteria, a higher critical level of blood pressure (BP) and lower v cholesterol high density lipoprotein (HDL). Читать полностью -->

Once again, the wrinkles

Once again, the wrinklesIt is NO SECRET that the appearance of wrinkles is not the prerogative of the skin of elderly people. Sun, air and water, though best friends, but their good work they are doing in relation to the whole organism, but not the face and neck. Weather conditions, among which the most important is the sun, will result in drying of the skin, appearance of wrinkles, thinning, and sometimes change color to gray. A significant contribution to the appearance of wrinkles making unprocessed emotions. Never noticed that your face after a fight or an unpleasant conversation as if freezes while maintaining which is creased brow, narrowed eyes or mouth curved? However, to constantly watch it and get rid of addictions, it should at least be attached to your own hand car mirror. Fundamentally there are two ways to solve the problem of premature wrinkles. Читать полностью -->

Light ophthalmia

Light ophthalmiaLIGHT OPHTHALMIA (potoptalsya) - burns of the conjunctiva, cornea and retina when exposed to eyes very bright light. Symptoms. Through b-8 h after exposure to light appear sharp eye pain, blepharospasm, lacrimation. Conjunctiva is hyperemic and somewhat swollen, sometimes detected peritoneally injection. The cornea is dull. Eyes narrowed, the sluggish reaction to light. Читать полностью -->

beautiful women in men appears at least prostatitis

beautiful women in men appears at least prostatitisIf the fairer sex urgently not postcranium, men waiting for the inevitable extinction from sexual dissatisfaction. Russian physiologist Leonid Kitaev-Smyk argues that in many specific 'male disease' fault... modern women who choose too frivolous style of dress and behavior. According to the scientist, Western civilization is gradually turning into a society of sexually unsatisfied, and as a consequence failed and physically unhealthy men. Today, we see a heavy increase in the incidence of prostatitis, impotence, prostate cancer. Serious attention to male disease drew only in America. Читать полностью -->

this year should not expect a very big flu epidemic

this year should not expect a very big flu epidemicHead of the laboratory of etiology and epidemiology of influenza Institute of Virology RAMS Anatoly Slepushkin said, don't expect "this year is very great flu epidemic". "While we're on the decline of this wave, as circulated, somewhat modified, the viruses that caused the disease in the nineteenth and last year," he explained. According to the expert, the incidence of influenza in the next previous years, caused the virus "Fujan". Meanwhile, in summer in the southern hemisphere have been a small epidemic of influenza, and in New Zealand was isolated virus "Wellington", which turned out to be different from "Pujana," said A. Slepushkin. According to him, the new virus is introduced into a vaccine that will be used in the southern hemisphere this season. Читать полностью -->

Purgation may lead to serious violations of

Purgation may lead to serious violations ofThe cleansing of the intestines can lead to serious electrolyte disorders in the elderly. In the study involving 36 patients aged 65 years and older, it is shown that oral sodium phosphate used for bowel preparation for colonoscopy or barium enema can cause serious electrolyte disorders. The use of the drug led to increased levels of phosphate in the blood serum, and were observed inverse correlation between the increase of its concentration and creatinine clearance (p = 0.001). After 1 day after application of sodium phosphate in 21 (58%) patients developed hypocalcemia and 20 - hypokalemia. 5 patients required drug correction of hypokalemia. Arch Intern Med 2003,163:803-8 (translation Solvay Pharma). Читать полностью -->

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