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What day to have sex to prevent pregnancy?

My girlfriend is 25 years old, her menstrual cycle is 32 days. So what day do we need to have sex to prevent pregnancy? (Hai, Hanoi). Reply: Hello, There are many widely used methods of contraception such as condoms, vaginal ejaculation, birth control pills, safe days, etc. In which, safe days are chosen by many […]

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Risk of colon cancer from polyps

Most benign colon polyps, when progressing can cause many complications such as gastrointestinal bleeding, intestinal obstruction, even cancer. Professor Dao Van Long, Director of the Institute for Digestive Research and Training, Hepatobiliary, said colonic polyps are a tumor-like lesion, which can be stalked or non-stemmed, due to the colon mucosa and sub-mucosal proliferation is formed. […]

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Fat tumor need surgery?

There was a protruding mass of flesh on my collarbone, I went to the examination and was diagnosed with multiple symmetrical fat tumors, asked the doctor, is the disease dangerous, do I need surgery? (Tam, 52 years old) Reply: “Multiple Symmetric Lipomatosis”, also known as Madelung’s disease, is also called “Benign Symmetrical Lipomatosis”. The disease […]

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Heart attack to watch out for sudden death

The most dangerous complication of a heart attack is sudden death, because when a blood vessel is blocked, the heart has no blood to feed, leading to sudden death or prolonged heart failure. Doctor Do Viet Thang, Deputy Head of Cardiovascular Intervention Unit – Heart Center, Phu Tho General Hospital, said that in cardiovascular diseases, […]

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Liver cancer is difficult to detect, easy to die

Liver cancer in the first stage progresses silently, difficult to detect, patients come to the examination when the disease progresses to a late stage, difficult to treat. Liver cancer is the 6th most common cancer in the world with over 900,000 people diagnosed each year. According to data from the Global Cancer Organization (GLOBOCAN) in […]

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Avoid gynecological inflammation during menstruation

Regularly changing sanitary napkins, choosing the right menstrual cups, not taking long baths are recommended safety measures for women in “red light days”. Dr Diem Thi Thanh Thuy, Head of the Department of Voluntary Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hanoi Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital, said the phenomenon of bleeding due to rupture of the uterine lining every […]

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6 foods that help increase muscle

Chicken breast is a source of protein to support muscle development, but eating a lot can cause boredom. To overcome this, you can replace it with duck breast, oysters, soybeans … These foods are all high in protein and digested more slowly than starches, helping you stay full and control your weight. In addition, diversifying […]

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Should we rub sunscreen on the skin?

I usually put sunscreen on my hands and dab it on my face and rub the cream evenly before going out on the street, then my skin is oily and greasy. Is this the correct way to apply the cream, doctor? (Flower) Reply: The sun can wreak havoc on the skin, increasing the risk of […]