Health care

How dangerous are overdue medications?

Information about the final date of use of medicines always means one thing: if the drug is overdue, then it must be discarded. But the American specialists drew attention to the fact that many of the overdue medicines continue to operate even after the expiration date.

31 August 2017, 09:00

The patient may contract the disease through an untreated stethoscope

Most patients have the opportunity to see how the doctor handles the arms before examining. But was the stethoscope treated after the previous patient?

01 August 2017, 09:00

Do I need to take an adult to avoid an epidemic?

When it comes to confronting the epidemic, everyone is telling about the need for child vaccination. But how to be an adult? Do they need to be vaccinated, when and from what?

19 July 2017, 09:00

In China, recorded the second wave of avian influenza in this season

In China, continues a large-scale epidemic of avian influenza, which this year killed nearly a hundred people.

20 February 2017, 11:00

WHO suggests using tests to self-identify HIV

In honor of World AIDS Day, WHO issued new recommendations on HIV self-identification.

16 December 2016, 09:00

Prevention of postoperative infections

WHO has developed a new series of recommendations that will help save lives after surgery, as well as reduce hospital costs and reduce the threatening spread of antibacterial resistance in the world.

23 November 2016, 09:00

Tuberculosis remains the main danger

WHO is concerned that the actions taken to eliminate the tuberculosis epidemic are not as effective as they should have been. According to new data, governments should improve preventive measures, methods of detection and treatment of the disease.

04 November 2016, 09:00

WHO has developed new recommendations for the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases

WHO has developed new recommendations for the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases, this measure is caused by the growing threat of antibacterial resistance.

14 September 2016, 09:00

Scales of deaths of parturient women and newborns are underestimated

For every pregnant woman, a potential danger, both for herself and her future child, is represented by childbirth.

26 August 2016, 09:00

In Europe, people have become less likely to die from heart disease

At Oxford University, a team of researchers found that in more than 10 European countries, the main cause of death is cancer, and not cardiovascular disease, as it was before.

23 August 2016, 10:45


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