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Epilepsy - thunderstorm in the head

Epilepsy - thunderstorm in the head

Epilepsy is one of the most common chronic diseases of the central nervous system. Permanently affected by epilepsy, ie recurrent epileptic seizures, are in Germany 500, 000 people. The term comes from the Greek and means "to be touched by something violently". Already back then, the disease, which was already known in antiquity, was regarded as mysterious: those affected fall down - often screaming - to the ground, lose consciousness and move their entire body unchecked

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Venous problems - even in the cold season

Venous problems - even in the cold season

Not only in the summertime our legs run hot. Even winter has its venom traps: endless snakes at winter sale or when buying gifts, underfloor heating or weight gain are real strains for the veins. In addition: Rain, snow and sleet showers do not tempt everyone to take regular walks. Also, the "at least once a week sports discipline" gets in the cold and gloomy season wavering

Cherries - healthy and round

Cherries - healthy and round

Summer time is cherry time! That means eating cherries in the fresh air in the sunshine. While in April and May the blossoming cherry trees still enchant with their sight, in the cherry harvest time between June and August there is the ripe, juicy vitamin bombs everywhere to buy. Delicious cherries recipes are very popular

Bone infections - When bacteria attack our skeleton

Bone infections - When bacteria attack our skeleton

Bacteria are not only cause of colds or gastrointestinal infections, but also cause infections in our bones. In order to avoid permanent damage to bones and joints, early treatment is necessary. We inform you about different types of bone infections, typical symptoms as well as diagnosis and treatment of such an infection

Rheumatism - does your stomach need protection?

Rheumatism - does your stomach need protection?

In the fight against rheumatic pain effective painkillers are irreplaceable. But these effective and soothing preparations often damage the mucous membrane of the stomach and intestines. Therefore one can not renounce it. But you can arm yourself against the attack: with a special gastric protection therapy

Thick or slim by predisposition?

Thick or slim by predisposition?

"I can not help that I'm so fat. That's disposition. "Like that or the like, many obese people excuse their overweight and thus lose their sense of responsibility, but they are not even so wrong in. In fact, some people have a genetic substance that prescribes obesity, but that predisposition With a little discipline, a healthy diet and lots of exercise, obesity has long since ceased to be a marginal phenomenon in Germany, and every third German citizen is already clearly overweight, according to the German Obesity Society

Ginkgo helps with lack of concentration

Ginkgo helps with lack of concentration

The huge ginkgo tree with the fan-shaped, notched leaves is one of the oldest plant species ever - its ancestors were already on Earth 300 million years ago. No wonder he has always been considered a symbol of hope, longevity, fertility, vitality and invincibility in Asia. Ginkgo - a tree with many names Ginkgo - or actually Ginkyo (a mistake in the translation from the Japanese) - has almost as many names as leaf colors: silver apricot, maidenhair tree, temple tree, duckfoot tree, fan (leaf) tree, elephant ear tree, forty-thaler tree and grandfather grandchild Tree are just a few of them

Parkinson's disease (Parkinson's disease)

Parkinson's disease (Parkinson's disease)

Parkinson's disease is associated with symptoms such as slowing movement, muscle stiffness, muscle tremors, and posture instability. The most common form is called Parkinson's disease. Parkinson's disease usually takes a creeping course and is still not curable. The right therapy - usually in the form of medication - but the progression of the disease can be stopped and increase the life expectancy of the affected patients significantly

Sunscreen - Which skin type am I?

Sunscreen - Which skin type am I?

Sure, top, skirt or pants and the new sandals have to come out the door when it comes out in the next few weeks on sunny days. But is not there something missing? Cap and sunglasses, yes. And: sunscreen, of course! But which one? And from where? Here we give you practical tips for sun protection that suit your skin type

Read the big blood picture correctly

Read the big blood picture correctly

For a large blood picture a differential blood picture is created in addition to a small blood picture. Here are the three subgroups of leukocytes - the granulocytes, the monocytes and the lymphocytes - examined more closely. The following overview gives you an overview of the norm values ​​for a large blood test: Overview of the standard values ​​of a large blood picture Men women Barren granulocytes 150-400 / ul 150-400 / ul Segmented granulocytes 3000-5800 / ul 3000-5800 / ul Eosinophilic granulocytes 50-250 / μl 50-250 / μl Basophilic granulocytes 15-50 / μl 15-50 / μl lymphocytes 1500-3000

Omeprazole: side effects and effects

Omeprazole: side effects and effects

Omeprazole is an active substance used for inflammation and ulcers in the gastrointestinal area. Omeprazole can be used for both therapy and prevention. The goal is in both cases: to reduce the production of stomach acid by taking omeprazole. Omeprazole is primarily used to help alleviate and prevent pain in inflammation and ulcers in the esophagus, stomach or intestines by inhibiting gastric acid production