Health

Amazonas has not registered suspected cases of black urine disease for 20 days

Manaus/AM- The Amazonas Health Surveillance Foundation reported this Thursday (04), that there was no record of rhabdomyolysis cases for 20 days. In this edition, there are 66 suspected cases of the disease in 10 municipalities. The document can be accessed on the FVS-RCP website at the link https: https://bit.ly/3CLNRpK. The …

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Judge gives hard lesson at Unimed Anápolis after health plan denies patient treatment

Unimed Anápolis was ordered by the court to fund an Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Therapy (ECMO) for a patient who was diagnosed with bacterial pneumonia. Costs can reach R$ 200 thousand per week. For Judge Vanessa Maria Trevisan, of the 13th Civil Court of Brasília, if the treatment was recommended by …

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Doutor Jairo · 10 foods recommended for those who want to lose weight, according to nutritionists

Yes, losing and maintaining weight is difficult. And with all the high-calorie convenience foods that are available 24/7, along with stealthy weight saboteurs like stress and lack of sleep that are often beyond our control, even the most worried people with health they may have difficulties. However, experts agree that …

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Sade: Red November Campaign warns of mouth cancer cases in men

November Red, month of awareness and prevention of oral cancer, joins November Blue emphasizing the importance of men’s health care. This type of cancer affects more the male population. In order to combat the disease early, the State Department of Health (Sesa) promotes during the month several actions aimed at …

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Doctor Jairo · Is peeing during a shower something bad? urologist responds

It may sound disgusting, but this habit isn’t as unsanitary as you think: showering is definitely one of those things people don’t talk about openly, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t common. In fact, 76% of people admitted to doing so in a recent survey by Showers to You, a …

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famous people who beat prostate cancer

The November Blue campaign aims to make people aware of the importance of combating and preventing prostate cancer. Photo: Instagram: @martinhodavila/@brennodelbosco ⠀ / Famous and Celebrities The penultimate month of the year arrives bringing the campaign of Blue november, an international movement aimed at making people aware of the importance …

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How depression and anxiety can trigger other illnesses throughout the body

It’s no surprise that when a person is diagnosed with heart disease, cancer, or some other limiting or potentially fatal medical condition, they become anxious or depressed. But the opposite can also happen: excessive anxiety or depression can trigger the development of a serious physical illness, and even impede the …

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Migraine crisis? See 8 triggers that make the problem worse and how to prevent it – 11/05/2021

Anyone who has had a migraine attack will hardly forget: the pain is usually so intense and disabling that it disrupts the routine a lot. The duration of this severe discomfort generally ranges from four to 72 hours and the intensity of pain is moderate to severe. It is common …

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Baby with rare disease is discharged after two surgeries with less than a month of life, in Niterói, RJ | Rio de Janeiro

With a rare disease, baby Maitê Vitória, who was born in September, has already had to fight to survive in the first days of life. She had to undergo surgeries and, this Friday (5), was discharged from the maternity hospital of the Azevedo Lima State Hospital, in Niterói, in the …

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Hormone replacement improves quality of life, but it’s not for every woman – 11/05/2021

By the time they reach the end of their 40s, many women are at the peak of their careers and private lives, but they begin to observe in themselves the typical symptoms that mark the end of the reproductive period. When menopause arrives, the female hormone load decays, an adaptation …

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