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ACE inhibitors, mechanism of action, indications and classification

ACE inhibitors are the most common group of drugs for the treatment of hypertension. While studying the instructions for these drugs, many questions usually arise. What is ACE and ACE? How does the drug suppress (inhibit) ACE? And what does this process have to do with lowering blood pressure? Let’s try to deal with these issues together. And at the same time, we will find out what drugs belong to[…]

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Kidney amyloidosis-causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

Amyloidosis of the kidneys is one of the types of disorders of protein metabolism. At the same time, an insoluble protein – amyloid-is deposited in organs and tissues. Amyloidosis of the kidneys is characterized by a violation of the function of the organ, up to chronic renal failure. Amyloid literally permeates the kidney tissue, preventing the kidneys from performing their main function – to filter the blood and remove excess[…]

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Autism-symptoms, methods of diagnosis and correction of disorders.

Autism is a disease that occurs as a result of impaired development of the brain and nervous system. As a result, the child develops unusual, strange behavior, which makes it much more difficult to communicate with other people. In order to adapt to society, a child with autism needs to go through a long and difficult path of learning, and it is important for adults to support and help him.[…]

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Fructose in the diet. Harm to the body

Fructose in the diet. Harm to the body

Fructose is the most popular sugar substitute that was first discovered in fruit. In any large supermarket, you can find supposedly dietary sweets in which the usual table sugar is replaced with fructose. It would seem that this is happiness for diabetics, because with such a wide selection of delicious products, it is much easier to follow a diet. But there is no reason for joy here – fructose is[…]

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Cirrhosis of the Liver

Fatty liver hepatosis. Symptoms and treatment options-medsimple

Fatty hepatosis is a liver disease associated with the accumulation of fat in it. This disease is rightly called the problem of civilized countries. It’s all the fault of the food style – high-calorie diets, excessive consumption of fats, refined carbohydrates, sweeteners and fructose, a passion for alcoholic beverages and a sedentary lifestyle. Previously, fatty hepatosis was not given due attention, since the disease is almost always asymptomatic. But now,[…]

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Symptoms of hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism-types, causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

Hypothyroidism is a complex of symptoms that occur as a result of a lack of thyroid hormones. The causes can be both a violation of the function of the thyroid gland, and other diseases – endocrine and metabolic. Therefore, it is clear to answer the question-is hypothyroidism curable? – it is impossible. In this case, a thorough diagnosis is very important. If we can correctly determine the cause of hypothyroidism,[…]

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