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Understanding Preeclampsia: Risks and Prevention during Pregnancy

Preeclampsia is a medical complication that affects a significant percentage of pregnant women, compromising the health of both the mother and fetus. While mild cases may go unnoticed, severe preeclampsia can have serious consequences if not diagnosed and treated properly.

The long-lasting impact of cigarette smoke on the lungs and the environment

Cigarette smoke not only affects immediate health when inhaled but also has a lasting impact on vital organs such as the lungs, especially in adulthood. However, quitting smoking not only improves the smoker's health but also protects the lives of those around them.

Technology and hip surgery: a life-changing duo

Technological advances in hip surgery are a great advantage for patients, improving recovery and providing accurate diagnoses. Find out what it is all about.

Refractory Epilepsy: When Seizures Resist Medications

Epilepsy, a neurological disorder affecting millions worldwide, is typically manageable with medication or treatment. However, for some individuals, conventional approaches prove ineffective. This condition is referred to as refractory epilepsy or pharmacoresistant epilepsy.

Fueling Your Run: Optimal Nutrition Before, During, and Afterward

Good performance in running doesn’t solely depend on training; other factors such as diet — in other words, sports nutrition — and hydration play a significant role. These aspects must be considered before, during, and after the race.