Turkey and Romania infected with a deadly flu

Turkey and Romania infected with a deadly fluThe European Commission confirmed that in Turkey found deadly human strain of avian influenza virus. Now experts are trying to find out what strain struck the bird in Romania. This was announced at a press conference in Brussels, the head of Department of the European Commission on matters of health, Markos Kyprianou. Today, the Iranian authorities reported that in the West found thousands of dead wild ducks. Samples for avian influenza taken, but no. In the Turkish sample was confirmed extremely dangerous H5N1 strain. Читать полностью -->

Thais have died of laughter in his sleep

Thais have died of laughter in his sleepThais died in his sleep from laughing. The driver of the van, resposive ice cream, Damnoen Saen Mind, 52 years old, was asleep at home and suddenly, as told by his wife, Luan, started to smile, then laugh is louder and louder. He laughed until his heart stopped. Local Newspapers Loing said that was awake at this time, as she was awakened by a knock on the door in the middle of the night. When she decided to find out who is knocking and opened the door, there was nobody there. The headman of the village, Muang, where did this mysterious case, says that among the peasants began to spread rumors that Damnoen the devil came to collect his soul. Читать полностью -->

The doctor-sexologist Prokopenko Yuri Petrovich

The doctor-sexologist Prokopenko Yuri PetrovichThe doctor-sexologist Prokopenko Yuri Petrovich Mr. Yury Prokopenko, candidate of medical Sciences, the doctor-sexologist. Primary medical specialty is obstetrics and gynecology. Long been engaged in the female and male infertility, gynecological endocrinology, low urology. Then there was an additional specialization in health psychology, sexologist. The author of 12 books, including the most complete at the moment, "Sexual dictionary. Читать полностью -->

Plague

PlaguePLAGUE (pestis) - sharp natural focal infectious disease caused by the Bacillus of plague - Yersinia pestis. Especially dangerous infections. On the globe there are still a few natural foci, where plague occurs constantly in a small percentage of rodents living there. Plague among the people were often due to migration of rats, inspired in natural foci. From rodents to humans germs are transmitted through fleas that when the mass deaths of animals are changing their owner. In addition, a possible route of contamination during processing hunters the skins of dead infected animals. Читать полностью -->

Best Russian surgeons awarded the prestigious prize

Best Russian surgeons awarded the prestigious prizeBest Russian doctors working in the field of cardiovascular surgery, may 26, awarded the prize named after Alexander Bakulev and Vladimir Burakovsky. This year's winners were: academician Boris Petrovsky - he was awarded for the creation of the School of surgery, Valery Shumakov for a new direction in this area, and Mikhail Perelman for a number of scientific discoveries. [RTR-Vesti] . . . . Читать полностью -->

Red wine can help prevent the development of lung cancer

Red wine can help prevent the development of lung cancerA glass of red wine is an excellent preventative measure from lung cancer, say the authors of the study published in a specialized journal Thorax. According to the study, the incidence of lung cancer in men who regularly drink red wine, 13% lower than those who do not drink. The study was conducted by members of the University of Santiago de Compostela in 1999-2000 among patients suffering from lung cancer, and patients with less severe disease requiring surgical intervention. Participants, most of whom were men older than 60 years, and extensively questioned about their habits, exercise and diet preferences. None of the individual (the experiment was conducted in Spain) indulged in wine, but in the group of patients with cancer red wine preferred the third, the second group of lovers of red wine was more than half. Drinking pink wine and other alcoholic beverages does not affect the frequency and the development of cancer, and white wine, apparently, has the opposite effect, say the authors of the study, according to which the beneficial effect of red wine due to the presence therein of Tonino possessing properties of antioxidants. Читать полностью -->

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