Cholesterol fires at Christmas: guidelines to control it

Christmas time comes with overeating, causing high cholesterol levels. It is estimated that during the holidays persons earn on average between two and three kilos in weight and can increase your cholesterol levels up to 10%. Below are some tips for health care at Christmas. The lack of control in eating and drinking during the

Alpha-blockers in urology

Alpha-blockers include substances that competitively inhibit alpha-adrenergic receptors – phentolamine, tropodifen, hydrogenated derivatives of ergot alkaloids and other substances. Effect of alpha-blockers does not coincide completely with the blockade of nerve impulses coming to postganglionic fibers, since these substances block the stimulatory effects mainly related to the initiation of alpha-AR. Same inhibitory effects (eg relaxation

Combined therapy in the treatment of early hypertension

In hypertension, target blood pressure can not be achieved with monotherapy in most patients. The guidelines of associations of drugs that can be used to start treatment, mentions only a combination of a beta-blocker with a diuretic. Use of polytherapy in these patients may be beneficial because it allows for quick reduction of the pressure

A new method for diagnosing prostate cancer

Scientists of the Michigan University have developed a new method for diagnosis of localized prostate cancer. According to the authors, it is more accurate than PSA test. A new method – Mi-Prostate Score – is urine analysis for the presence of two molecular markers of prostate cancer in the sample. This complements the traditional blood

Find out how to treat Canker Sore with Valtrex

Canker Sore is a extremely spread disease concerning a lot of men and women in the world. Whereas a lot of people believe that it is not severe, it is actual trouble that can lead to a a wide variety of physical sign too. The virus is able to affect many different parts of the