Health

Health means prevention, knowledge, and treatment. In this section we'll provide you with information on the human body and how the organs work, disorders and diseases, the main treatments for each of them, as well as first aid you should know.

Madopar: What Is It Used For?
Madopar: What Is It Used For?

Madopar is a medication that's used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease. It's made up of two active ingredients, 200 milligrams of levodopa and 50 milligrams of benserazide. It comes…

 
Gastric and Duodenal Ulcers
Gastric and Duodenal Ulcers

Gastric ulcers are erosions or wounds that appear on the lining of the stomach. When the erosions occur in the upper part of the small intestine, we call them duodenal…

 
 
What Is the Sentinel Node?
What Is the Sentinel Node?

Oncological pathologies often lead to the overuse of different procedures when treating patients. The sentinel node technique saves some steps and avoids surgery that would be unnecessary. The sentinel node…

What Are Infantile Hemangiomas?
What Are Infantile Hemangiomas?

Infantile hemangiomas are generally benign tumors. They’re characterized by an abnormal proliferation of blood vessels. Although they’re usually located on…