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    Scientific Explanation Why Sunbathing Can Prevent Viruses

    The death rate from the Corona Covid-19 Virus has now surpassed 30,000 lives worldwide. The high mortality rate indicates the patient’s body infected with the Corona Covid-19 virus is not able to fight the symptoms that appear by themselves. But the symptoms due to Corona Covid-19 virus infection are different for each person. In fact, many of the sufferers do not show symptoms at all. Immunity plays an important role when the symptoms of Covid-19 appear, both in mild intensity, or in severe cases. The immune system of each person that ultimately determines whether they can recover, or actually lose their lives. The fact is, the majority of people with…

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    5 Benefits of Cucumber for Facial Skin, Worth a Try!

    Cucumbers are not only nutritious and fresh when eaten, but also have various benefits for your facial skin. Cucumber has benefits that have been trusted and proven by many skin care products such as masks, facial scrubs, and moisturizers that use cucumber as its main ingredient. Let’s find out what are the benefits provided by cucumbers! Benefits of cucumbers for facial skin Cucumbers can treat swollen eyes Some of you may have placed cucumber slices on your eyelids when you feel tired. This method has also been proven. A study showed that cucumbers have the ability to reduce redness and swelling of the skin thanks to the content of flavonoids…

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    Type 1 Diabetes, Definition, Risk Factors, Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

    Definition of Type 1 Diabetes Type 1 diabetes or insulin-dependent diabetes is a long-term disease caused by a decrease in the function of the pancreas to produce enough insulin for the body. Insulin functions to control glucose (sugar) in cells obtained from the blood. In people with diabetes, the glucose found in the blood cannot be absorbed by the body’s cells, causing various symptoms and complications. Risk Factors for Type 1 Diabetes Some risk factors for type 1 diabetes include: Factors of family history,  When someone will be more at risk of developing type 1 diabetes if there are family members who have the same disease, because it is associated…

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    Besides Lung Cancer, These 7 Bad Impacts of Cigarettes That Lurk Active Smokers

    We all know what are the adverse effects of smoking, starting from cancer, impaired lung function, to heart problems. However, in fact there are still many effects caused by smoking in addition to these three things. We will discuss them one by one; The effects of cigarettes are rarely known Many people think that smoking only affects the lungs and heart. But apparently, smoking can have a negative effect on all organs of the body. Well, let’s look at what are the dangers of smoking that are rarely known by ordinary people. 1. Erectile dysfunction A study conducted by Tulane University found the negative effects of smoking which in fact…

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    3 Simple Ways To Prevent Kidney Stones

    We all know the pain when someone has kidney stones – and those who have experienced it never want to experience it again. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to help prevent kidney stones in the urinary tract. How to prevent kidney stones 1. Drink lots of water. Remember, dehydration is one of the main causes of kidney stones. When the weather is hot, dehydration will be easier. Increase your fluid intake immediately. Active people should drink at least half a liter of liquid one to two hours before outdoor activities. Overall, drink at least 2 liters every day. Signs of dehydration include fatigue, loss of appetite, skin redness,…

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    Blood spots In Pregnant Women, Is It Harmful?

    Blood spots in pregnant women should not be possible, except when approaching the birth process. However, there are times when during pregnancy, pregnant women may experience blood spots, especially those that appear in the first trimester (the first three months of pregnancy). For that, if you are pregnant and realize there are bloodstains, whether it is a lot or a little, immediately consult a gynecologist or midwife. Because it is possible the blood spots are signs of pregnancy problems as follows: Ectopic pregnancy / Pregnancy outside the uterus Pregnancy outside the uterus or ectopic pregnancy can occur when a fertilized egg cannot attach to the uterus but in the fallopian…

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    This Is The Negative Effects When You Wash Your Hands Too Often

    Regardless of whether or not there is a Corona outbreak, we are always encouraged to wash hands. The aim is to prevent the transmission of dangerous diseases. However, when you wash your hands too often it is also not good for health. Instead of protecting the body from disease transmission, the habit of washing hands too often will only increase the risk of other health problems. Wash your hands too often and their aftermath As reported by the Mayo Clinic, there are times when you are required to wash your hands, such as before eating, when preparing food, when treating wounds, using and removing contact lenses, and when hands look…