How to end the darned travel sickness

You’re about to go on a trip with your family, it’s a long 3 hour car ride and you’re already suffering from travel sickness before you leave. You usually get car sick while traveling and you start to feel a strange sensation as soon as the journey begins: you are nauseous, a cold sweat drenches … Continued

Pink eye, this is how it is spread and cured

This summer, you not only have to be careful with the heat, the sun and food, but pink eye can come surprise you as well and “steal” a couple of your vacation days. It is one of the most common eye infections and is not life threatening. Pink eye is contracted through simple contact with … Continued

What do I do if I get bitten by a jellyfish?

We call it a jellyfish sting, but in reality they are not stings: it is the “skin” of the jellyfish itself. The skin has small darts that are capable of injecting the stinging substance that causes the wound. That’s why you must be careful! Simple rubbing is already harmful and a jellyfish can sting you … Continued

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), How do you get it?

Do you know that you could have the human papilloma virus (HPV) and not know it? It is estimated that four out of five people (80%) have contracted or will contract HPV at some point in their lives. In most cases, it does not show symptoms and disappears spontaneously, sometimes it comes to light and … Continued

What do I do if I have contracted an STD?

What is an STD? Do you remember, “Put it on”? That campaign from the beginning of the 90s that encouraged the use of condoms as a method to prevent the spread of sexually transmitted diseases and unwanted pregnancies is more valid now than ever. In fact, the World Health Organization continues to promote the use … Continued

Varicose veins, What can I do to eliminate them?

Those painful blue lines “My legs hurt”. How many times have we heard this from someone that we know. It is because of those thick lines, blue or purple, that can be seen under the skin and that are actually affected veins that usually cause pain and tiredness, better known as varicose veins. Varicose veins … Continued

How to fight pollen allergy

This year it seems as though spring will arrive much later, but it will arrive with a force. 15% of the population suffers from a pollen allergy, another large percentage of the population believes that it is a cold most of the season, but have you ever thought that maybe you are allergic to pollen? … Continued

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