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Midlife nightmares could be a warning sign of dementia, new study says

La enfermedad de Alzheimer es el tipo más común de demencia y aproximadamente 5,8 millones de personas en los EE. UU. la padecen.

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia, and about 5.8 million people in the US have it. Photo: fizkes / Shutterstock experience nightmares and frequent bad dreams during middle age or old age may be a marker of an increased risk of developing dementiaaccording to new research findings. Alzheimer’s disease is the most …

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10 tips from a doctor to avoid yeast infections during your period

Mantener la higiene en la zona íntima es clave para evitar complicaciones.

Maintaining hygiene in the intimate area is key to avoiding complications. Photo: CHAjAMP / Shutterstock Yeast infections during periods can be a result of poor menstrual hygiene along with other reasons. In addition to all the symptoms that the menstrual cycle brings, Some women may be prone to yeast infection before, during, and after their …

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New study by the American Association for Cancer Research ensures that cancer survivors in the US increased by more than one million in the last three years

El informe ofrece recomendaciones para aprovechar el progreso y recuperar el impulso en la lucha contra esta enfermedad.

The report offers recommendations to build on progress and regain momentum in the fight against this disease. Photo: Frame Stock Footage / Shutterstock In the past three years, the number of cancer survivors in the US, defined as people alive who have been diagnosed with cancer, increased by more than one million. There are 18 …

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A woman died after a buttock augmentation: those who applied the treatment are accused of murder

Inyectar silicona sin contenido en el cuerpo puede hacer que entre en el torrente sanguíneo y cree embolias que pueden provocar una enfermedad grave o la muerte.

Injecting uncontained silicone into the body can cause it to enter the bloodstream and create embolisms that can lead to serious illness or death. Photo: Tverdokhlib/Shutterstock A woman who underwent buttock augmentation surgery in Los Angeles died from acute cardiopulmonary dysfunction and intramuscular and intravascular silicone injections, according to records from the county coroner’s office. …

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Cosmetic surgeries: a TV show in England helps you decide if you need one

En la serie, los cuerpos desnudos de los participantes son escaneados usando tecnología de realidad virtual, para crear avatares con los aumentos corporales deseados.

In the series, the naked bodies of the participants are scanned using virtual reality technology, to create avatars with the desired body augmentations. Photo: fizkes / Shutterstock There are now over 28,000 plastic surgery procedures performed in the UK each year and given the number of scalpel enthusiasts, this month E4 launched a new program …

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Alcoholism: a common drug could help you fight addiction

La espironolactona ha estado en el botiquín durante décadas y es un tipo de esteroide utilizado principalmente por su efecto diurético.

Spironolactone has been in the medicine cabinet for decades and is a type of steroid used primarily for its diuretic effect. Photo: New Africa / Shutterstock A new study has found evidence in both rodents and humans that the drug spironolactone can reduce people’s cravings and alcohol consumption. Spironolactone has been in the medicine cabinet …

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4-7-8: a breathing technique to calm anxiety and sleep better

Esta práctica fue popularizada por primera vez en el mundo occidental por el especialista en medicina integrativa Dr. Andrew Weil en 2015.

This practice was first popularized in the Western world by integrative medicine specialist Dr. Andrew Weil in 2015. Photo: BLACKDAY / Shutterstock The 4-7-8 breathing practice can help activate your parasympathetic nervous system, which is responsible for rest and digestion, and can help reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, and improve lung …

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Challenge in social networks seriously endangers health

Social networks continue to be fertile ground for the circulation of challenges that can even put a person at risk of death. Although common sense indicates that it is dangerous, adolescents and young adults continue to succumb to these challenges on social media platforms, exposing the body to serious dangers. This time it is about …

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