Medical Week: Guidelines for Influenza Season Response

流感季节应对指南 It’s the spring flu season again. Here are 9 tips to help you cope with the flu attack calmly. Step 1 Wash your hands If you are unfortunately infected with a cold or flu, it is probably because your hands are not clean. Pathogens touch your mouth or eyes through your hands, and many viruses are transmitted in this way. Therefore, remember to wash your hands with hand sanitizer and soap frequently, which is the most critical part to prevent colds and flu. Step 2: Vaccination against influenza You may not think flu is a big problem in what, but flu symptoms are actually more serious than the common cold, especially for children, the elderly and pregnant women. A Read More …

Measles Outbreak, Can You Be what?

Since yesterday, a piece of news has been circulating on the Internet. The news is that a measles epidemic broke out in a building in Dongcheng District of Beijing and [nearly half of the people] were infected. Upon receipt of the message, Beijing CDC quickly responded to and announced the actual epidemic situation on its official website: On January 22, 2015, the CDC received a report from Dongcheng District CDC that a measles outbreak occurred in a building in the district. As of January 26, 2015, a total of 23 measles cases had been reported. In order to prevent the spread of measles, the building has now completed the emergency vaccination of 3,462 people against measles. It can be seen Read More …

Infant pillow core should be replaced once every three months.

The contents of the pillow core may be buckwheat husk, millet, However, the contents of the pillow core should be replaced once every three months. Babies can sweat and drool, which can seep into the pillow core. Long-term causes moldy food and other articles in the pillow core. Mould will enter the air through the fiber gap of the pillow core, which is easy to be inhaled into the respiratory tract by children, causing cough, runny nose, even excessive wheezing and other allergic phenomena.

Cough water can’t stop at all.

There are news reports that a young man is addicted to cough water and has spent millions of yuan in three years. Is this cough water what? Why can people not stop? There are many kinds of cough medicine, Such as the Federation, Mrs. Pei, Lijian Ting, Kefei, Oting, etc., But they all have one thing in common, Although the therapeutic effect is good, But abuse is addictive. Among them, the federal cough syrup is the representative. This kind of cough water is antitussive drugs, is also prescription drugs, long-term abuse can lead to dependence and even addiction. Mild people appear hypokalemia, leading to bone looseness, severe people appear mental symptoms, even death. It is very difficult to quit by Read More …

Peanuts help to treat tuberculosis? A Story of Scientists’ Self-Denial

Tuberculosis isChronic infectious diseases caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis can invade many organs, with pulmonary tuberculosis infection or tuberculosis being the most common.Through the efforts of human medical workers, tuberculosis is no longer an incurable disease. From a medical point of view, it can be prevented and treated, but if it is not properly treated, up to two thirds of patients will lose their lives. In 2003, a scientific news that “substances in peanuts can cure tuberculosis” attracted great attention, and many media including the BBC in Britain made enthusiastic reports. In the Chinese media, the news was widely spread, and many health columns and even doctors recommended it to the public and patients as a “scientific discovery”. However, this is Read More …

There are ways to prevent diseases. Dr. Clove will give advice.

It’s March when grass grows and warblers fly again. Have you already succumbed to your little excitement and prepared to change into spring clothes and go out for a hike? Don’t be busy, spring is also a season with high incidence of various infectious diseases, which often makes people fall in love unconsciously. Before going out, please bring this April disease prevention book prepared for you by Dr. Clove, make full preparations and say no to the spring disease. April Disease Prevention Book Try to avoid crowded and closed places, such as shopping malls and cinemas, so as not to come into contact with patients. If you have to go, don’t stay too long. Strengthen physical fitness: ensure adequate nutrition Read More …

Have a cold and cough. Have some honey

A few days ago, I had a cold and cough in my son’s circle of friends. It was mentioned that a cold and cough can be relieved by some honey. Many people know that I have always opposed the deification of the efficacy of honey, so after the state was released, many people replied with teasing: “Yo, you also know to eat honey]. In this case, it seems that honey and cough are worth talking about. Honey can relieve cough This is supported by evidence! A number of studies have found that honey can be used to treat coughs. The most important of these is a 2012 control study in Israel, which showed that honey can indeed reduce the frequency Read More …

Varicose veins

Manifestations of varicose veins Patients with varicose veins have veins standing out like earthworms on their legs, which often appear on their calves. The common manifestations of varicose veins are that the legs have no strength, the skin is itchy and swollen, and even the skin color may be deepened, rough and rotten. Treatment of varicose veins 1. Conservative treatment It is suitable for early mild varicose veins, pregnant women, patients who are too old to be treated by surgery and whose whole body condition is poor to tolerate surgery, including avoiding standing for a long time, raising the leg with varicose veins from time to time, wearing elastic socks or using elastic bandages to relieve symptoms. 2. Non-conservative treatment Read More …

Knee pain, take some health medicine to supplement the knee is OK?

Knee pain is one of the common problems in the elderly, and vitamin (also called [vitamin]) is a famous health product for joint maintenance. However, one of the most famous vendors, Rexall Sundown, a US company that sells vitamin, was prosecuted in 2013 for false propaganda. They announced through the media that the company had paid 7.5 million US dollars for the refund. Consumers who bought the company’s Vitamin C between 2005 and 2013 can ask for a refund of 8 yuan per bottle and no more than 13 bottles per person. The reason why they were accused was: false propaganda. Now, if they do not want to be accused, they must immediately revise the original propaganda language. The right Read More …

Silicosis

Silicosis is caused by workers inhaling free silica dust for a long time during their work, and is one of the most serious occupational lung diseases. The patient’s manifestations are mainly the formation of lumps of things (nodules) in the lung, the gradual increase of fibrous tissues in the lung (diffuse hyperplasia of fibrous tissues) and other changes, resulting in dyspnea and various symptoms of the whole body. Symptoms of silicosis In the early stage of silicosis, patients may not feel uncomfortable, but if they are examined by X-ray chest film at this time, abnormalities can be found. With the aggravation of silicosis, or suffering from other diseases (such as tuberculosis, pneumonia, bronchitis, etc.) at the same time, more obvious Read More …