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  • Cycling: benefits and contraindications

    Cycling: benefits and contraindications Benefits of cycling Cardiovascular and muscular endurance Skill and balance Cellulite Practice regularly Precautions: good choice of the equipment Contraindications... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 2, 2013 at 06:39 PM
  • Rollerblading

    Rollerblading Benefits of roller blading Disadvantages in rollerblading Pathologies On a practical level Various uses of rollerblading Being at the same time a sport, a leisurely pastime and a means of transport, rollerblading is... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 11, 2010 at 07:15 PM
  • Memory Tests for Alzheimer's Disease

    Memory tests are an essential to step in diagnosing in Alzheimer's disease. They are used to assess the severity of the disease's effects on the patient's capacity to recall information, both long and short term. Mini-Mental State... Read more

    Alzheimer's disease
    January 23, 2018 at 01:52 PM
  • Cholesterol-Lowering Fruits

    Fresh fruits contain a wide range of vitamins and are high in fiber. They are also very rich in antioxidants that can have a hand in lowering cholesterol. Fruits that Lower Cholesterol Oleaginous fruits contain unsaturated fats that... Read more

    Cholesterol
    January 21, 2018 at 09:03 AM
  • On primary and secondary dressings (HAS)

    The HAS published in October 2007 an assessment report of the primary and secondary dressings. In addition to the description of the methods of investigation on the subject, this document includes useful information for health... Read more

    Treatments
    September 21, 2014 at 04:51 PM
  • Nutrition, diet and diabetes

    The general principles of diabetic nutrition Preferable foods The glycaemic index Fats Protein Foods to avoid Snacks Some useful tips Beverages Diabetes and Alcohol Contraindications to alcohol Controlling and monitoring nutrition are... Read more

    Diabetes
    July 31, 2010 at 10:53 AM
  • Why do Children Become Obese

    Some figures Early metabolic programming: effect of changing the baby's diet Justification for this study Concentrating on these periods Fatty acids, obesity and agriculture Increase the contributions in fatty acids of omega 6 series... Read more

    Nutrition
    July 1, 2015 at 04:54 PM
  • Why do we perspire?

    Definition of perspiration Sudoriferous glands Localisation of the sudoriferous glands Quantity of produced sweat Thermoregulation Perspiration and smell The 2 types of sudoriferous glands Eccrine glands Apocrine glands Definition of... Read more

    Beauty care
    October 9, 2010 at 03:54 AM
  • Caesarean section

    Common reasons for a Caesarean section General Information about having a Caesarean section How long should I wait before having another baby after a Caesarean section? Will subsequent babies be born by Caesarean section? The maximum... Read more

    Childbirth
    August 25, 2010 at 04:35 PM
  • Angioedema and Anaphylactic Shock

    Sufferers of severe allergies may, at some point, experience angioedema or anaphylactic shock. Angioedema Angioedema is a sub-type of urticaria. It often appears in the face, lips and eyelids. It happens suddenly, causing swelling of... Read more

    Allergies
    January 20, 2018 at 12:00 PM
  • Appendicitis: Risks, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

    Appendicitis is defined by inflammation of the appendix, a natural diverticulum extending from the first segment of the large intestine, called the cecum. Appendicitis can affect all age groups. In its most typical form, it is an... Read more

    Child
    December 19, 2017 at 03:56 PM
  • Beauty Care

    Beauty care and the way that we look is becoming more important to us in our daily lives. This article will briefly introduce to you the types of beauty care there are. Types of Beauty Care Looking after our bodies helps us to feel good... Read more

    Beauty care
    January 29, 2018 at 01:55 PM
  • Miscarriages

    Miscarriage is a spontaneous abortion of the embryo or fetus before 24 weeks of pregnancy. Miscarriage can occur as often as 1 in 4 pregnancies and is most common during the first 12 weeks of pregnancy. It can be distressing for both... Read more

    Pregnancy
    January 28, 2018 at 03:20 PM
  • How To Stop Excessive Sweating

    Perspiration is a normal physiological phenomenon that helps control body heat and maintain a constant body temperature of about 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit. Sweat produced by the sudoriferous glands help the body to control its temperature... Read more

    Beauty care
    January 29, 2018 at 12:35 PM
  • Processing of Personal Data - CCM

    Communitic International is responsible for the collection and the processing of personal data. Communitic International is a subsidiary of CCM Benchmark Group. Communitic International is a registered SARL with a capital of 10 000 €,... Read more

    Terms of Use
    October 29, 2018 at 01:56 PM
  • Terms of Use for CCM Health

    Preface Scope Moderation Guidelines Legal Aspects Neutrality Respect for Others Advice for Writing Messages Preface These terms of use have been written to inform CCM users of our conditions of use, in particular when using our... Read more

    Terms of Use
    October 29, 2018 at 01:56 PM
  • Dust Mite Allergy: Symptoms and Precautions

    Dust mites, or acarids, of the Arachnid family, are invisible to the naked eye, as they measure between 0.2 to 0.4 mm in length. They have four pairs of legs and have hairs and claws on the end of their tails. Dust mites develop... Read more

    Allergies
    January 21, 2018 at 09:31 AM
  • Facial exercises

    Smile, you are developing your facial muscles Crow's feet Smoothing your forehead Vowels Keeping toned skin without going through 'plastic surgery' is possible thanks to easy facial exercises. By oxygenating your muscles and by... Read more

    Beauty care
    October 3, 2010 at 04:26 PM
  • Food-borne infections caused by toxoplasmosis and listeria

    The rules of basic hygiene Toxoplasmosis Listeriosis Pregnant women In the fetus listeriosis can cause In the newborn Tips for avoiding listeriosis The rules of basic hygiene Hands are the primary sources of germs in food. Wash your... Read more

    Pregnancy
    April 29, 2010 at 03:50 AM
  • Taking medicine: consult your doctor before taking medicine

    Consult your GP or pharmacist before taking any medication during pregnancy . Side effects from some medication can cause harm and defects to your baby. Medications taken before pregnancy may be contraindicated during pregnancy: seek... Read more

    Pregnancy
    May 15, 2010 at 12:43 PM