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
Some parents become stupor, others are horrified when they find out that the child is a sleepwalker: what to do and why it happens? There are a thousand questions in my head and it’s scary to ask someone about this. The standard situation. You calmly packed the baby by reading him a bedtime story and went to your room to rest. After 2-3 hours they heard a noise. We went out into the corridor and saw how your child with empty eyes is slipping on the threshold and is ready to leave the house? It may seem surprising to you, but this is a very real story Continue reading
Heat stroke is a dangerous condition for both a child and an adult. As many as three different diseases can develop from overheating of the body. In addition to heat stroke, conditions such as heat exhaustion and cramps can occur. Each of the three diseases has its own symptoms and slightly different models of first aid. In this article we will talk about how to help a child with heat stroke.
Heat stroke: symptoms
Heat stroke is the most formidable condition for the body. Because of it, the child may die or receive serious damage to vital organs. Most affected are children under 4 years old, as well as older people aged 65 years and older. The main symptoms of heat stroke include: Continue reading