Monthly Archives: April 2012

Drug Addiction

Publications 93 (25514) on 29.06.2010 and 94 (25 515) on 30.06.2010 in the newspaper "Komsomolskaya Pravda" in the "Who and what recruits flock of drug addicts" aroused great public interest. Even with reports of the forum on the newspaper's website, it is clear that the problem of combating drug of concern to many of our citizens. Given that today in Russia Protestant churches have a very active help drug addicts to people, not surprising that towards the believers, and sent not so much laurel wreaths, how many stones and arrows. It so happened that often in our country initiative is punishable. Today in Russia there are several major Protestant groups. One of the most numerous – Russian Joint Union of Christians of Evangelical Faith (Pentecostals).

In the churches belonging to the Union, with more than 350 rehabilitation centers for drug addicts and alcoholics in different regions of the country. In particular, only when local churches, "Exodus" are 38 such centers for social and spiritual care. Service for people addicted evangelicals began to engage in about 15 years ago. At a time when drug addiction was killing a generation, clerics descended into the dirty basements, came to the cooking apartment, where literally dragged the young guys and girls that look like zombies. Sometimes the eyes of believers are brought half-decayed fetid body, are lukewarm life. Helped everyone – the homeless, children and business people. Thus, the sick, degraded, fallen on the bottom of life, people began to take hope.

Heartburn

conducted in various countries, including Russia, the number of people suffering from acid reflux varies from 30 to 60% of the population. According to researchers from the UK, from 7428 patients studied, selected at random, heartburn was present in 40%, 24% suffered from heartburn for more than 10 years, and only a quarter of them consulted on this issue with physicians. Heartburn is noted with equal frequency in both men and women. Heartburn – an unpleasant burning sensation with localized predominantly in the chest and epigastric region. But I also challenge many of you will say, I had heartburn, popeklo 5 minutes after "tasty" burger and passed. In fact, many people have heartburn appears rarely and only after receiving poor-quality food or after eating a substantial (and soon holidays). But there are enough people suffering from heartburn and constantly undergoing considerable suffering from it.

So what is the cause of heartburn. Heartburn occurs in various diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, including esophagitis, reflux esophagitis, gastric ulcers and duodenal ulcers, chronic gastritis with increased secretion, chronic cholecystitis, cholelithiasis, so zhechasto occurs during pregnancy heartburn, in patients operated upon application of gastro-oesophageal anastomosis. Cause of Heartburn – Most cases of izzhegi associated with exposure to gastric mucosa in the esophagus. Such exposure is possible with a throw of gastric contents into the esophagus (gastroesophageal reflux), and this in turn made possible due to lack of cardiac esophageal sphincter (sphincter at the junction of the esophagus to the stomach) that normally prevents the esophageal-gastric reflux. Pronounced reflux disease leads to reflux esophagitis. Diseases for which can be heartburn Hiatal hernia and reflux esophagitis – I do not knowingly combined these two diseases.

The fact is that often they occur together. More often first develops hiatal hernia. Hiatal hernia is the result of displacement through esophageal opening into the chest cavity of a organ in the abdomen, usually the stomach.

How To Protect Yourself From Ticks

In the spring, when setting a long-awaited warm weather, there is fresh grass, leaves on plants are disclosed, understandable desire of a large number of residents is to go for gorod.Odnako with nature wake up and different not too pleasant its inhabitants – such as ticks. In the warmer regions of Russia in March to the trauma center records your visits with residents of the tick bite. The period of awakening mites regulated weather – as soon as soil temperature increases to 5-7 degrees, ticks become active and start looking for a source of sustenance. They climb on grass, twigs of shrubs and low podzhidayutzhivotnyh, relying on the sense of smell and touch. What is so dangerous these little animals? The fact that the mite may be a carrier of dangerous diseases – tick-borne encephalitis, borreliosis (Lyme disease known as), rickettsiosis. So, appearing on areas where ticks may attack, you need to take action profilaktiki.Naibolee effective in preventing encephalitis is vaccination. The vaccine creates a stable body immunity up to three years. The order of the immunity lasts for about two months.

Prior to the formation of immunity is not recommended to visit the 'encephalitic' rayony.No even have immunity from tick-borne encephalitis should visiting the habitats of ticks precautions. Light-colored clothing helps timely notice grasping the tick. Carefully tucked sleeves prevent zapolzanie tick on your skin. Also, do not need acaricidal and repellent forget drugs, whose use considerably reduces the chance of a tick bite, and the need for systematic individual and mutual. At the same time remember that the mites often bite at body sites where the most tender skin – such as the neck. Finding the body is already glaring tick, it should be promptly removed. Indeed, the longer the tick bite, the higher the chance of infection pathogens. However, not everyone knows what to do if bitten by ticks.

Just pull it out will not work – the teeth on the proboscis firmly hold the head of the tick in the skin of the victim. It is not recommended to take the tick for the belly – because the wound is cast an even greater number of pathogens. To remove the tick captures forceps and rotated around the axis vytaskivaya.Vazhno carefully to determine whether the tick bites carry the infection. To do this, make an analysis of the mite in the laboratory. Check tick is in the federal and regional Center for Hygiene and Epidemiology. If the tick is a reservoir of tick-borne encephalitis, you can make an emergency vaccination of gamma globulin. In any case, the symptoms of infection should contact the clinic.