Is depression a disease or condition of the body? Let’s try to figure it out together. Medicine characterizes depression with the following symptoms:
depressed, depressed mood, loss of interest in close, everyday affairs, work;
insomnia, early waking up in the morning or, on the contrary, an excessively long sleep;
irritability and anxiety, fatigue and loss of strength; Continue reading
These people are not so many, but even one of them is able to spoil our mood for a long time. The reasons may be very different. You can try to humiliate just because you have “not that” skin color or “not that” nationality; because you earn more than them, or because less; because you are sitting next to them in the subway car; because you live in this world … Envious people will not forgive your success, and spiteful critics will lose. It happens that the opportunity to assert themselves at your expense is not lost on those on whom you depend in one way or another: clerks on the executive committee, bosses, subordinates, teachers, students, doctors, plumbers … Continue reading
What is gout? Gout is a particular form of arthritis that is caused by the deposition of uric acid crystals in the joints (and in other tissues). Uric acid is formed in the body from purines and is usually derived from it, however, with metabolic disorders and insufficient excretion of purines, they accumulate in the body, which in most patients leads to gout.
Which patients have gout more often? Continue reading