What is hemoglobin
If you want to know what hemoglobin is, then this note is for you. Hemoglobin (from Greek haima meaning blood and Latin globus meaning ball) is a protein found in the blood of all animals that have a circulatory system. Its main property is that it transports oxygen to the tissues of the body. We offer you interesting medical facts about hemoglobin.
Surely many readers know that 55 percent of the blood is plasma. The remaining 45 are blood cells, among which the dominant position is occupied by red blood cells. These are red blood cells, which are 95% hemoglobin. Continue reading
Few people know that Konstantin Pavlovich Buteyko, who was born in 1923 in the Kharkov province, in the village of Ivanitsa (now the Sumy region of Ukraine), was not only an outstanding Soviet scientist, clinician and physiologist, but also a philosopher of medicine. He came to this after he developed the so-called Buteyko method.
An amazing and extremely interesting fact of medicine is that Buteyko expressed and scientifically substantiated a fundamentally new concept – shallow breathing. Most people know that in any difficult and painful situation, classical medicine says one thing – breathe deeply. Continue reading
Is it possible to get pregnant during menstruation
Many women who are sexually active are interested in the question: is it possible to get pregnant during menstruation? It would seem that the problem is to wait a little while these days pass! But the fact is that for many girls it is during menstruation that the sexual instinct intensifies.
This entails quite natural thoughts regarding intimacy with her husband. But here there are fears associated with an unplanned pregnancy. And during menstruation is it generally possible, or not? We will try to answer this question in this article. Continue reading