Cholesterol is a fat-like substance, without which the normal functioning of the human body is impossible. Cholesterol is a kind of building frame that ensures the stability of cell membranes. It is also part of bile, sex hormones and vitamin D3. Most of this substance (about 80%) is synthesized in the liver, a smaller (about 20%) comes with food. Continue reading
Acupuncture, or acapuncture, is an ancient method of treatment, based on the impact of needles on the so-called biologically active points of the body. It is also called reflexology, acupuncture.
Acupuncture originated in ancient China more than 6 thousand years ago. It is based on the doctrine of the vital energy of qi, which circulates through the body through special channels – meridians, due to which all human organs and systems work normally. Continue reading
Aneurysm is called a pathological protrusion or expansion of the wall of a blood vessel – an artery or vein – due to its weakening or thinning. The same term refers to a change in the chamber of the heart. There are aneurysms of the brain, aorta, heart, peripheral vessels.
The structure of the aneurysm can be:
saccular – is a bag filled with blood; Continue reading