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.

Bats Are the Cause Behind Coronavirus

This week, the Spanish Ministry of Health confirmed the evidence that experts have suspected since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Bats are the cause behind the coronavirus outbreak. In other words, scientists are nearly 100% sure that bats are the…

What Do Sex Hormones Do?

Sex hormones are chemical substances synthesized in the sex organs. In the ovary, in the case of women, or in the testicles, in the case of men. Their synthesis is directly dependent on the action of another hormone, GnRH, in…

How COVID-19 Affects the Kidneys

Knowing how COVID-19 affects the kidneys has been added to the list of questions that the scientific community is asking regarding the development of this illness. Experts are discovering new symptoms every day, as well as new complications that result…

Non-Acid Non-Opioid Analgesics

Non-opioid analgesics include various kinds of substances with different action mechanisms. Besides the typical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and COX-2 selective inhibitors, substances such as paracetamol or acetaminophen and metamizole belong to this group. We can classify non-opioid analgesics by…

How to Treat Burns in Children

We’ve all suffered a burn at some point. However, you may be wondering how to treat burns in children. Besides having a first-aid kit at home, there are certain steps and things to consider. In this article, we’ll give you…

Respiratory Diseases in Newborns

Babies are particularly vulnerable to certain diseases. This is why early detection will allow effective diagnosis and treatment to control problems such as respiratory diseases in newborns. According to the study “Respiratory Disorders in the Newborn,” respiratory problems are quite…