How to quit smoking: why we cling to a bad habit
Today, on the third Thursday of November, the International Day for the Abandonment of Smoking is celebrated. This date was established on the initiative of the American Cancer Society. Just…

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Chronic lung disease: the risk of winter complications
Chronic lung diseases develop under the influence of many factors. There is an entire group of pulmonary diseases, which are combined in the abbreviation COPD - chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.…

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HIV

That everyone should know about HIV infection: how to avoid infection

Each year the world community marks the World AIDS Day on December 1. AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome) is the last stage of HIV – a human immunodeficiency virus that ends with a patient’s death. Unfortunately, the problem of HIV incidence is not only medical but also a social problem that can affect everyone. Indeed, every year in Ukraine among the people who have been screened for HIV in 1% of people, a positive result is confirmed. Last year, according to the statistics of the Public Health Center of the Ministry of Health, the incidence of HIV again began to increase. Continue reading

Scientists have found an effective remedy against cancer
A new method destroys cancer T-cells without damaging the healthy. Scientists from Cardiff University have found a way to find and destroy abnormal T-cells, leading to the development of T-cell…

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Premature baby: why the baby has "hurried" and how to care for him
The number of birth premature infants in Ukraine, according to the statistics of the Ministry of Health, increases annually. For such children, special care is needed: starting with the period…

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