MediHelp Blog

14 Jun

Helicobacter Pylori (HP) is a human pathogen that is transmitted from human to human, producing active chronic gastritis in all colonized patients. HP infection is known and accepted as a major etiologic factor in gastric cancer, being known that at...

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01 Jun

Food is the fuel of life, as assimilated nutrients determine its quality, influencing health both in the short and long term. A varied diet helps build the resistance blocks which reside in our body in the form of antibodies that make up the immune system....

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31 May

Anxiety - a natural reaction to modern life, with physical and psychological effects. In the short term, this state is the awareness of an intense situation that prepares a person for a specific and significant action, be it a presentation, an interview or...

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24 Apr

The thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped organ located in the lower front of the neck and has an essential role in the body's good functioning. For an in-depth understanding of the gland, it can be seen as a central unit that secretes hormones...

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12 Apr

Live healthy, live longer - recent research has shown that a balanced life means a longer life. The Journal of the American Geriatric Society published a study at the end of 2016 demonstrating that a healthy lifestyle can not only prolong life but...

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04 Apr

Prof. Dr. Werner Seebauer is, Dean of Studies – Association of German Preventologists, Head of Preventive Medicine Department of Institute of Transcultural Health Sciences (European University Viadrina) and Head of Preventive Medicine –...

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21 Mar

Sedentarism is a 21st-century issue characterized by an inactive lifestyle which can lead to weakening and atrophy of the muscles and an increased risk of injuries. In this context, more and more doctors recommend spending time outdoors and...

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08 Mar

The medical and scientific communities report that the preoccupation for building a professional life, translated into prolonged hours at work and constant stress, has an irrecoverable impact on one’s health. According to a report in the American...

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22 Feb

The XXIst century is often called the century of speed, of technological evolution and the Information Age. One of the symptoms most often felt in the third millennium is stress and constant pressure due to an ever busy lifestyle. This collective...

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06 Feb

Healthy nutrition and attention to daily activities are the solution for reducing the risk of illness and ensuring the quality of life. Acknowledging activities that benefit health and understanding harmful choices are our trump card. Among the...

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02 Feb

Infections with hepatic viruses HVB and HVC remain a global public health issue, with epidemiology in continuous change, determined by a series of factors, including the vaccination policy and the migration of the populations. These infections represent...

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23 Jan

A healthy diet is a topic most discussed by nutrition specialists because of the influence it has on the quality of life. Adopting a healthy diet, combined with sports, helps improve physical function, maintains a good mood and reduces joint pain....

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15 Jan

The prevalence of diabetes is a problem of modern society, which is why disease prevention has become an extremely important issue nowadays. In Romania, the PREDATORR study, conducted by the Romanian Society for Diabetes, Nutrition and Metabolic...

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19 Dec

We’re already so close to `the most wonderful time of the year`, the time that happily brings all families together. But how many of you think that right under your nose, someone might suffer from a seasonal affective disorder? According to Psychology...

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20 Nov

Did you know that antibiotics can’t treat any disease? While it might sound like a silly question, a lot of people misuse antibiotics to treat colds or flus. Thus, they do more harm than good. Antibiotics only have the power to fight bacterial...

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27 Oct

Many diseases have similar underlying triggers and causes: food, stress, your digestive system, toxins. Not only can a healthy lifestyle and good diet reduce the risk of illness, but experimental studies have also shown that components in foods or...

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13 Oct

Tiredness is a common thing among people of all ages, and can be caused by factors varying from the obvious lack of sleep to what we eat or drink, or serious medical conditions. While not unusual, when tiredness becomes constant and persistent with...

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10 Oct

MediHelp International (www.medihelp-assistance.com), leader on the CEE health insurance market, present in Romania, Hungary, Bulgaria and Poland (MediSky), is announcing that starting this month, international health insurance plans and the NESAcard...

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29 Sep

Technology is a big part of many aspects of our lives, and it is a well-known fact that many of us have been using it more and more in the process of maintaining our body healthy and fit. Whether it is a workout app or one who reminds you to drink...

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22 Sep

Every year, the 15th of September is dedicated to raising awareness for one of the most common causes of cancer for children and teenagers – lymphoma. While we may have heard of it, not many of us really know what lymphoma is, or that it is the 11th...

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16 Aug

breastcancernow.org Cancer, one of the most common hereditary diseases, is caused by genetic changes that affect our body’s cell function. According to World Health Organization, every year 14 million people are diagnosed with a type of cancer and 8...

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15 Aug

inspirationbio.com According to the World Health Organization, cancer is the biggest cause of death in Europe, following heart disease, and about it is responsible for 20% of the annual deaths. This means that every year, 14 million people are diagnosed...

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26 Jul

According to World Health Organization, cancer is the most important cause of death in Europe, after cardiovascular diseases, causing 20% of annual deaths. Being accountable for 1,7 million deaths each year, doctors say the main problem is the very...

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18 Jul

In 2004, the story of Laura Afrasine with MediHelp International started with the first serious interview of her life, when she received the most complicated question: where do you think you are going to be over 5 years? What followed after this...

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15 Jul

Skin cancer, one of the most common types of cancer is usually caused by unsafe exposure to sunlight, and begins in the outer layer of the skin, the epidermis. Depending on the cells it developes from, there are three main types of skin cancer: ...

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15 Jun

Kids might be on vacation, but us, the grown ups might not be ready for a vacation yet. However, the heat can become unbearable in Bucharest and, at times, we don’t even feel like leaving the house. But when you do want to defeat the heat and get more...

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09 May

The real summer season is less than a month away, but the high temperature is already giving us a hard time. Here are some tips for you, that will help you stay cool and healthy during these months. Boost up your fruit income – besides...

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09 May

This year we made a plan: to be healthier, more fit and to break our bad eating habits. However, summer is just around the corner and the high temperatures are unbearable without lots of water and... ice cream. Yes, ice cream is one of the things that gets...

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04 Apr

With Easter less than two weeks away and most places fully booked, you’re probably wondering if planning a get-away this holiday is such a good idea. Indeed, planning a vacation in such a short amount of time can be pretty stressful, so we found the...

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04 Apr

While some people see animals as hairy, messy and allergy-causing beings, most of us can’t imagine our lives without a pet, and statistics are here to prove it: according to PFMA (Pet Food Manufacturer’s Association), there are over 70 million...

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