Allergic reactions to pet hair are very common. Within minutes of contact with an animal, a runny nose, red eyes, cough or skin rash may appear. In recent years the incidence of this type of allergy has increased. It affects between 20 and 30% of the population. How can these allergies be explained? How are
When we are stressed, the body’s production of cortisol increases, causing our heart to beat faster, breathe more frequently, and our blood vessels to narrow. While in prehistoric times a high blood flow to the heart and muscles helped us escape predators or dangerous circumstances, today we are in a different situation. Instead of
No, hypertension does not increase the susceptibility to Covid-19 disease. Does it lead to an increased mortality rate? In the early days of the pandemic, many doctors claimed a link between Covid-19 and hypertension. Could this be the most common disease in the world (in people over the age of 65) increasing the likelihood of
MENOPAUSE is the complete stop of the menstrual cycle due to the end of active ovarian activity. Eggs stop ovulating and follicles no longer mature. On average, this occurs at the age of about 50 years. If a year has passed since the last cycle, a woman is considered to have gone through menopause. The
Focal One® is a computer-controlled medical device for the treatment of localised prostate cancer by focused ultrasound (HIFU = High Intensity Focused Ultrasound). The energy is delivered via an endorectal probe. The ultrasound waves travel through the rectal wall and are focused on a part of the prostate. This focusing produces intense heat, resulting in
From today we offer in our center: The flu vaccine: with 4 different strains of virus The pneumoccocal vaccine: that will protect against streptococcus pneumoniae These vaccines can be done in our center or in your home. They can be provided together or separatly. Do not hesitate to contact us for an appointment.