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What to do after a condomless relationship

After sexual intercourse without a condom, you should take a pregnancy test and go to the doctor to find out if there has been...

Surgical hysteroscopy: what it is, how it is done and recovery

Surgical hysteroscopy is a gynecological procedure performed on women who have abundant uterine bleeding and whose cause has already been identified. Thus, through this...

How to do chest workout at home

Catching weight in the gym is one of the best ways to build a stronger and bulky chest, however, chest training can also be...

Vitex agnus-castus: what it is, what it is for and how to take it

Vitex agnus-castus is a medicinal plant known as agnocasto, rich in flavonoids, essential oils, diterpenes and glycosides, which have an action on the female...

6 home remedies for muscle strain

The home remedies for muscle strain have anti-inflammatory and analgesic action, so they help to relieve the symptoms of pain or swelling in the...

ECMO: what it is, how it works and possible complications

ECMO, or extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, is a machine that provides support for the respiratory and / or cardiac system, generally used for babies, but...

Baby development – 16 weeks of gestation

Gestation week: 16 weeks Equivalent to month: end of the 4th month Equivalent to days: 106 to 112 days of gestation In the 16th week of pregnancy,...

Prenatal care: when to start, how it is done and exams

Prenatal care is the medical monitoring of women during pregnancy, which is also offered by SUS. During the prenatal sessions, the doctor should...

Chamomile C: what it is, what it is for and how to use

Chamomile C is a remedy indicated to relieve inflammation in the gums and mouth caused by the birth of the first teeth, relieving the...

9 main causes of pain when urinating and what to do

Pain when urinating, known as dysuria, is usually caused by a urinary tract infection and is a very common problem in women, especially during...

COVID-19 cases in Africa cross 4.3 million, recovery rate hits 90 %

The number of verified COVID-19 cases in Africa has hit 4.3 million as vaccination kicks into gear. According to The Elephant's data, the continent posted...

How to lighten the skin: treatments, home options and care

Skin whitening should be done according to the dermatologist's guidance and can be done with the use of home remedies such as rosehip oil,...

6 types of remedies that cut the contraceptive effect

Some medications can cut or lessen the effect of the pill, as they decrease the hormonal concentration in the woman's bloodstream, increasing the risk...

Fruit Diet: how it is made and what to eat to lose weight

The fruit diet promises to lose weight fast, between 4 and 9 kg in 3 days, using fruits and vegetables preferably raw in the...

Amoxicillin + clavulanate: what it is for, how to take it and side effects

Amoxicillin + clavulanate is an antibiotic that works by eliminating bacteria that cause infections such as pneumonia, ear infections, bronchitis, sinusitis, urinary or skin...

20 simple tips for healthy weight loss

To lose weight without diet and without exercise, a good option is to start by exchanging white bread for tapioca with cheese, for example,...

Complete list of the glycemic index of foods

The glycemic index (GI) corresponds to the ability of a carbohydrate food to increase blood glucose, that is, to increase the amount of sugar...

Ministry of Health reveals ‘Oxygen Task Force’ looking into country’s oxygen shortage

The Kenya Ministry of Health has stated that an oxygen task force that would look into Kenya's current oxygen shortage. In a series of (since...

Intestinal microbiota / flora: what it is, what it is for and how to replace it

The intestinal flora, also known as the intestinal microbiota, is a set of bacteria that lives and develops in the intestine, being known as...

High leukocytes in urine: what can be and what to do

The presence of leukocytes in the urine is normal when the presence of up to 5 leukocytes per analyzed field or 10,000 leukocytes per...

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