Laxative medications

Laxatives are all those drugs that produce an increase in the intestinal rhythm generating a higher frequency of bowel movements. They can do this by increasing the mobility of the muscles of the intestinal wall:…

Flu. SHARE IT!

Flu is an acute viral infection, which occurs every winter from October to April throughout the world as a local epidemic or a pandemic (general epidemic). It affects 12% of the world’s population each year,…

Sports and menstrual periods!!

Some women athletes, or who carry out some intense physical activity (runners, dancers, …) sometimes suffer alterations in their menstrual cycle. This is even more pronounced in young women, especially if their menstrual cycles are…

Exercise Tolerance Testing!!

General information It is not done routinely, but almost always there are symptoms that suggest coronary heart disease, or an exercise program in adults with cardiovascular risk factors (smoking, diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol), or a…

COLONOSCOPY!!

Definition Colonoscopy is the exploration of the final part of the colon by means of a flexible fiber optic instrument called a colonoscope that incorporates a vision system, a lighting system and another that allows…

Silicosis Symptoms

Definition Silicosis is an inflammation of the lungs due to the inhalation of silica dust. It affects people over 40 years. symptom Early symptoms: Fatigue or dyspnoea Dry cough Fever sensation Late symptoms: Numbness Loss…