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Ankylosing spondylitis (Bechterew’s disease)

Lesions within the musculoskeletal system can have very different substrate. In the case of ankylosing spondylitis responsible for the development of the disease is a genetic mutation. Because it causing degeneration primarily affects men between 20 and 30 years of age. Although the development of

Hypertension epidemic is increasing

Hypertension is considered a “silent killer”, and cases have increased in the country in recent years, so that experts in the field call for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. The prevalence of hypertension in El Salvador in 2008, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), was

Men with high cholesterol are more exposed to heart attacks

Men with high cholesterol levels are more likely to have heart problems. They have a risk of heart attacks three times higher than women with the same level of cholesterol. This fact is confirmed by the study of Norwegian scientists. Surveys were analyzed 45,000 patients

Cephalexin. Indications and benefits

What is cephalexin Cephalexin belongs to a class of antibiotics called cephalosporins. Its action prevents bacteria cell wall synthesis whereby the bacteria are killed. The antibiotic is active against wide range of bacterial strains. Indications Cephalexin used for combating infections caused by bacteria sensitive to

Eliminating lymphatic filariasis in Port-au-Prince

A mass albendazole administration was successful in eliminating lymphatic filariasis in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, in 71% cases. Lymphatic filariasisis is an infection caused by worm Wuchereria bancrofti associated with lymphedema and hydrocele. It has been a large scale global problem for a long time. The drug

Ankylosing spondylitis (Bechterew’s disease)

Lesions within the musculoskeletal system can have very different substrate. In the case of ankylosing spondylitis responsible for the development of the disease is a genetic mutation. Because it causing degeneration primarily affects men between 20 and 30 years of age. Although the development of

Hypertension epidemic is increasing

Hypertension is considered a “silent killer”, and cases have increased in the country in recent years, so that experts in the field call for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. The prevalence of hypertension in El Salvador in 2008, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), was

Men with high cholesterol are more exposed to heart attacks

Men with high cholesterol levels are more likely to have heart problems. They have a risk of heart attacks three times higher than women with the same level of cholesterol. This fact is confirmed by the study of Norwegian scientists. Surveys were analyzed 45,000 patients

Cephalexin. Indications and benefits

What is cephalexin Cephalexin belongs to a class of antibiotics called cephalosporins. Its action prevents bacteria cell wall synthesis whereby the bacteria are killed. The antibiotic is active against wide range of bacterial strains. Indications Cephalexin used for combating infections caused by bacteria sensitive to

Eliminating lymphatic filariasis in Port-au-Prince

A mass albendazole administration was successful in eliminating lymphatic filariasis in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, in 71% cases. Lymphatic filariasisis is an infection caused by worm Wuchereria bancrofti associated with lymphedema and hydrocele. It has been a large scale global problem for a long time. The drug

Coffee prevents hepatocellular carcinoma

New research made by staff of the Institute of Pharmacological Research in Milan found that coffee reduces the risk of developing hepatocellular carcinoma (the most common type of liver cancer) by 40%. According to the author of the research, Carlo La Vecchia, drinking three cups

Proteins to fight viruses

Israeli scientists have identified a necessary protein that destroys viruses. This is the first step to create an alternative for medications. The protein stops virus from splitting, ruining and fighting attacks. In the long run, a new “antibiotic” can be created from this necessary protein.