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Varicose veins of the legs: some symptoms not to be taken lightly

According to a French phlebology society, in France, 20 to 35% of the population is affected by varicose veins. This abnormal dilation of a vein usually affects tall people. Marks are more pronounced in women. Varicose veins usually appear in the lower limbs. Most often in the legs. Occasionally, it heals itself. Nevertheless, be careful …

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Here are the symptoms of Covid that strike millions of French people, 6 months after the infection!

We still have so much to learn about covid, this disease that has changed our lives in 2020. Due to its many mutations, the disease is expressed in different forms. Some symptoms that we think are common disappear to better come back, others are brief while some settle over time. And it is precisely a …

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Addison's disease: symptoms, diagnosis, treatment

Addison’s disease: symptoms, diagnosis, treatment

Addison’s disease is caused by a deficiency of the adrenal cortex. It results in hypotension and hyperpigmentation of the skin. The diagnosis is clinical and biological. Cause, treatment… Details with Professor Jérôme Bertherat, Head of the Endocrinology Department at the Cochin AP-HP Hospital. Summary Definition: what is Addison’s disease? “Addison’s disease is a rare endocrine …

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MCAD Deficiency: Symptoms, Meaning, Treatment

MCAD Deficiency: Symptoms, Meaning, Treatment

MCAD deficiency is a rare genetic disease characterized by the body’s inability to use fatty acids as an energy source. Update on symptoms, causes and treatment with Dr. Jean-Baptiste Arnoux, pediatrician specializing in rare diseases. Summary Definition: what is an MCAD deficiency? the Medium-Chain-Acyl-CoA-Dehydrogenase deficiency (MCAD) is a rare metabolic disease linked to genetic mutations …

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Epidemic: Everything you need to know about monkeypox: symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, vaccines

Epidemic: Everything you need to know about monkeypox: symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, vaccines

Posted26 July 2022, 07:48 Epidemic: Everything you need to know about monkeypox: symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, vaccines The current outbreak of monkeypox has now become a major health threat, since the maximum alert triggered on Saturday by the head of the World Health Organization to try to contain it. Here is an overview of the symptoms …

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Dilation of the bile ducts: symptoms, treatment

Dilation of the bile ducts: symptoms, treatment

The dilation of the bile ducts reveals a dysfunction of the flow of bile at the level of the liver and disturbs digestion. Gallstones, inflammatory diseases, sometimes cancer… Explanations with Dr. Karim Chaouchi, gastroenterologist and interventional hepatologist. Summary Definition: what is bile duct dilation? The bile ducts are very small channels located inside the liver, …

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Can you get botulism from canned foods? Signs and symptoms

Canned foods are made by the process of canning, which preserves and extends the shelf life of many foods, including meats, fish, vegetables, and fruits. You can buy canned food at any grocery store, but in some cultures home canning is a popular practice.However, many people are concerned about the health and safety of certain …

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Specific symptoms of right colon cancer you should not miss

Symptoms of right colon cancer may be different from those of left colon cancer. They can include bleeding, which can lead to anemia. In some cases, anemia is the first sign of the disease Symptoms of right-sided and left-sided colon cancer can differ due to where the cancer is located and where it can metastasize. …

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Long Covid: women are more exposed than men to persistent infection, specific symptoms revealed by gender

Long Covid: women are more exposed than men to persistent infection, specific symptoms revealed by gender

Women are significantly more likely than men to experience symptoms of long Covid, according to a new scientific study. Researchers at Johnson & Johnson analyzed data from 1.3 million patients. At the end of the first elements, the results published in the medical journal Current Medical Research and Opinion allow us to know a little …

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