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What is immunotherapy capable of in cancer?

many doctors associate the future of oncology with the development of immunotherapy – a relatively new method of treating oncological pathologies. Unlike “traditional” surgical interventions, chemotherapy and ionizing radiation therapy, this method is based on the characteristics of the tumor itself, and helps to destroy it in the most natural way. what is the basis of this method? Already by the name, you can understand that immunotherapy involves the most[…]

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Antibodies to the coronavirus – what is it?

Many people are still trying to understand what antibodies to coronavirusare, which are so often written and talked about by the media. Let’s figure out what it is, in simple words. To begin with, it is necessary to understand what antibodies are in general, in relation not only to the coronavirus. Antibodies (more scientifically called immunoglobulins) are special proteins in the body that are produced by the human immune system[…]

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Sociopath – who is it?

In this article, we will understand who a sociopathis, in simple words, is it worth being afraid of sociopaths, as people with such a disorder are now called? The term “Sociopath” is formed from two words-society (society) and pathology (deviation from the normal state or development process). Today the word sociopath from a medical point of view is obsolete. “Sociopathy” and “psychopathy” were replaced by “dissocial personality disorder”. The latest[…]

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Pregnancy test: a second pale stripe. What does this mean?

In the last publication, I told in simple words about the principle of pregnancy tests, where I mentioned that sometimes the second strip is poorly visible, and it is necessary to repeat the test in a few days. In this article, we will understand why the pregnancy test shows the second strip weakly. Briefly about the pregnancy test: it determines the presence of the hormone hCG, which is released in[…]

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Two strips on the pregnancy test. What does this mean?

Many women have a pregnancy test in their home medicinecabinet , while others buy it with some frequency if they notice a delay in menstruation. Thanks to the plentiful amount of information about the “two stripes”, many people know that on a pregnancy test it means a positive result, that is, that the woman is pregnant. But is this always the case? How does this test work, can it fail?[…]

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What is coronavirus?

coronaviruses (coronaviridae) are a family that includes (as of january 28, 2020) 40 species of viruses, which are grouped into 2 subfamilies (letovirinae and orthocoronavirinae). coronaviruses affect humans, cats, dogs, birds, pigs, cattle and hares. for the first time, the coronavirus was officially recorded in 1965 in a patient with acute rhinitis. of the 40 types of human viruses, only 6 were affected until recently, and after the recent events[…]

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