Paying Attention to Frequent Goosebumps While Eating: Understanding Sarea and Aspiration Pneumonia

2023-07-21 12:00:00 Everyone can get goosebumps while eating at least once. However, if such incidents occur frequently, you must be vigilant and deal with them. This is because it can lead to serious problems such as aspiration pneumonia if left untreated. We learned more about the disease that causes sare and the aspiration pneumonia that … Read more

Understanding Red Dots on the Skin: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

2023-07-08 06:00:00 Among the many things that happen to our body, there is one thing that we are particularly concerned about. That’s the ‘red dot’. Red dots caused by herpes simplex, dermatitis, or petechial hemorrhage are not a big problem, but they may not look good in appearance and may cause complications, so it is … Read more

“Vascular Health: Understanding the Vicious Cycle of Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, and Diabetes”

2023-05-13 06:00:00 Hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and diabetes (hyperglycemia) are chronic diseases that threaten vascular health. According to statistics, the estimated prevalence of hypertension among adults in their 20s and older in Korea is about 12.6 million, 11,558,000 adult hyperlipidemia patients, and 10 million diabetes patients, including pre-diabetic patients. Just looking at the statistics, it deserves to … Read more

‘World Salt Awareness Week’, salt ‘like this’ to eat…

The British campaign group Action on Salt (formerly Consensus Action on Salt & Health, or CASH) organizes an annual ‘World Salt Awareness Week’ to raise awareness of the health effects of excess salt. In 2023, ‘World Salt Awareness Week’ runs from 14 to 20 March. Salt is an essential nutrient for various functions in our … Read more

[콕!건강]If you are diabetic… ‘Dyslipidemia’ needs to be managed more quickly, lower, and more actively

Blood vessel data. [이미지출처=픽사베이] japchae [아시아경제 이관주 기자] Dyslipidemia refers to a state in which total cholesterol in the blood, low-density (LDL) cholesterol, triglyceride, which is bad cholesterol that causes arteriosclerosis, or high-density (HDL) cholesterol, which is good cholesterol that prevents arteriosclerosis, is decreased. When LDL cholesterol is high, hypercholesterolemia, when triglycerides are high, hypertriglyceridemia, … Read more

What is the identity of the red spots on my child’s body?

‘Hemangioma’, a skin disease in which blood vessels are bundled in the skin and look red, is a relatively common skin disease that occurs in one in ten newborns. It can occur anywhere on the body, including the face, head, torso, and limbs. Although it is a benign tumor that does not progress to cancer, … Read more

Symptoms that appear when ‘neck blood vessels’ are narrowed… What is carotid artery stenosis?

Carotid arteryㅣSource: HidakThe carotid artery is a large blood vessel that branches off from the aorta from the heart. Of the blood pumped from the heart, 80% of the blood to the brain passes through the carotid artery. The carotid artery is divided into the internal carotid artery and the external carotid artery, which supply … Read more