Endometriosis: the composition of the microbiota could promote the disease

The intestinal microbiota, or intestinal flora, has been the subject of much research in recent years, because it would have many repercussions on our physical and mental health. It could influence the risk of contracting several diseases. The latest: endometriosis. According to a new study published in the journal Cell Death & Discovery (Source 1), … Read more

Pelvic examination and vaginal examination should no longer be systematic

If you dread visits to the gynecologist because of the vaginal examination it involves, this should reassure you. Several learned societies, including the National College of Obstetrician Gynecologists (CNGOF) and the National College of Midwives (CNSF), have just published recommendations regarding the performance of pelvic examinations during consultations. Through pelvic examwe mean for example the … Read more

How to recognize and calm a wet cough?

Cough is a natural defensive reflex that allows phlegm or irritants to be expelled respiratory tract, recalls the Health Insurance (source 1). It is a symptom (and not a disease) that can take different forms: acute cough, chronic cough, dry cough or wet cough… It is the latter that interests us today. . How to … Read more

Cypress essential oil, against cough

How to make Cypress essential oil? the cypress (cupressus sempervirens in Latin) is a tree measuring from 5 meters to 40 meters high. Its leaves look like triangular scales measuring from 2 to 6 mm. They completely cover the branches. The cypress is part of the family of cupressaceouss of which there are many species: … Read more

Herbal teas against sore throat: our advice and recipes

Which plants are effective in relieving sore throat? Sore throat is a symptom associated with many ENT conditions such as angina, nasopharyngitis… It is characterized by a throat inflammation, and is often associated with pain on swallowing. To soothe ailments, irritations or infections of the throat, it is thus necessary to resort to plants with … Read more

A platform for reporting abuse in nursing homes

A year ago, journalist Victor Castanet published his book “Les Fossoyeurs” in which he denounced situations of abuse and embezzlement in the private group Orpea. A year later, the Minister of Solidarity Jean-Christophe Combe announced the forthcoming launch of the digital platform to collect reports of abuse in nursing homes. Purpose ? “Free speech” and … Read more