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  • Sports: treatment of chronic bronchitis and COPD

    Sports: Treating Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Chronic bronchitis Chronic bronchitis and COPD Evolution into respiratory failure Benefits of a physical activity: at least 2 hours per week A study conducted on 6790 ... Read more

    Sport and health
    November 30, 2010 at 09:45 AM
  • Male infertility

    Sperm abnormalities Other causes of male infertility Men can also be responsible for infertility problems. Male sterility accounts for 20% of fertility problems.. Sperm abnormalities ... Read more

    October 3, 2010 at 06:59 PM
  • How motivated are you to quitting?

    Motivation Keeping Motivated At least 60% of all smokers want to quit, which is approximately 9 ... Read more

    April 3, 2013 at 01:04 PM
  • Withdrawal symptoms from stopping smoking

    Withdrawal symptoms Behavioural difficulties Withdrawal symptoms Withdrawal symptoms occur as a result of stopping smoking and nicotine levels drop. Reduced or no nicotine disturbs the balance of the central nervous system causing ... Read more

    February 8, 2011 at 04:54 PM
  • Nicotine Replacement Therapy

    Patches Allergy to patches NRT Gum Inhalator Tablets (Microtabs) Lozenge Nasal Spray Combined use of different NRT products It is possible to take nicotine substitutes and to continue smoking Symptoms of nicotine overdose How to get the ... Read more

    July 24, 2013 at 11:48 AM
  • Kleine-Levin Syndrome (Orphanet)

    In August 2008, Orphanet published a document compiled by Professors Arnulf, Lecendreux, Franco and Dauvilliers, specialised in neurology and sleep pathologies. This report deals with the characteristics of the Kleine-Levin Syndrome. It is ... Read more

    April 11, 2010 at 02:11 PM
  • Fighting stretch marks

    What is a stretch mark? Appearance and localisation Prevention Treatment At home For professionals Stretch ... Read more

    Beauty care
    October 12, 2010 at 05:46 AM
  • Professional peeling

    How does peeling really work and what are the results? Contraindications and risks To reduce the signs of ... Read more

    Beauty care
    November 5, 2013 at 01:46 PM
  • Symptoms and Causes of a Sore Throat

    Sore throats are defined as pharyngeal pain caused by inflammation located in the oral ... Read more

    Winter diseases
    January 21, 2018 at 08:55 AM
  • Terms of Use for CCM Health

    Preface Scope Moderation Guidelines Legal Aspects Neutrality Respect for Others Advice for Writing Messages Preface ... Read more

    Terms of Use
    October 29, 2018 at 01:56 PM
  • Antenatal classes

    Antenatal classes are recommended for pregnant women especially those expecting their first child. They ... Read more

    August 10, 2010 at 04:29 PM
  • Childbirth

    Vaginal birth Signs that labour has begun Labour First Stage Second Stage (The Birth) The arrival of the baby Third Stage Following birth Vaginal birth ... Read more

    August 18, 2010 at 10:00 AM
  • Pre and post natal mortality

    Reducing maternal deaths Fighting infections Women still die during labour. In the USA in 2004 there were 13 deaths per 100000 live births. In the UK in 2008 there were 7.4 deaths per 1000 births - its lowest level recorded. Post partum ... Read more

    August 18, 2010 at 11:10 AM
  • Epidural

    What is an epidural? Disadvantages Requesting an Epidural How it works Does it affect my baby? Risks and side effects of an epidural What is an epidural? It is an anaesthetic that is injected around the nerves, which transmit pain during ... Read more

    August 21, 2010 at 03:45 AM
  • The episiotomy

    An episiotomy is a deliberate, small incision of a few centimetres performed to enlarge the vaginal opening to allow the baby to be delivered more easily. The episiotomy is done at the time of delivery during a contraction while the patient ... Read more

    August 22, 2010 at 04:03 AM
  • The midwife

    A Doula A midwife is a specially trained healthcare professional who becomes involved with your antenatal ... Read more

    August 31, 2010 at 11:07 AM
  • How did allergies come to be such a plague

    Housing Pets Pollen Our eating habits Excess hygiene Almost 1 in 3 people are affected by an allergy-related ... Read more

    October 12, 2014 at 05:41 PM
  • Asthma

    Typical symptoms of asthma Common presenting symptoms Acute Asthma attack Asthma statistics Asthma and allergy Other factors that intervene in the appearance of asthma Asthma caused by exertion Typical symptoms of asthma Asthma can affect ... Read more

    December 4, 2010 at 01:24 PM
  • Eczema: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

    Eczema is defined as a group of conditions that cause one's skin to become red, inflamed, and itchy. There are two main types of eczema: atopic eczema and contact dermatitis. ... Read more

    September 23, 2017 at 08:01 PM
  • Mould allergy

    The most common moulds How to avoid being in contact with moulds Allergies to mould have developed over the last thirty years: a change from baths to more frequent showers, steam cooking, lack of ventilation... have increased the rate of ... Read more

    December 12, 2010 at 09:46 AM