Plant sterols: what are they and how to include them in the diet?

Plant sterols: what are they and how to include them in the diet?

Visits: 5,488 If you have problems with your lipid profile, eating foods with plant sterols may benefit you. Find out what foods they are found in. Plant sterols or phytosterols are a series of compounds with a structure similar to cholesterol, but of plant origin. Within the body they compete with the lipid compound to … Read More

for 10 years, Misiones has had a unique Human Genetics Institute in Argentina

Institute of Human Genetics

Through Provincial Law XVII No. 81 and 10 years ago, the Missionary Legislature agreed to create the Institute of Human Genetics (IGeHM) whose mission is to facilitate equal access to high-quality genetics and genomics services and contribute to improving the health of the missionary population. This is how this public health establishment was founded, which … Read More

With a Provincial DNA Bank at the Institute of Human Genetics, Misiones stands out in the field of public health and quality in Argentina

Institute of Human Genetics

The provincial law contemplates not only the start-up of the IGeHM, but also the creation of a Provincial Bank of Human DNA (Bpadnh) and a Genetic Data Bank (BPDG) and the Single Registry of People with Congenital Disease (RUPEC). In dialogue with Misiones Online, the director of the Institute la Lic. Monica Ludojoskihighlighted the importance … Read More

With a Provincial DNA Bank at the Institute of Human Genetics, Misiones stands out in the field of public health and quality in Argentina

Institute of Human Genetics

The provincial law contemplates not only the start-up of the IGeHM, but also the creation of a Provincial Bank of Human DNA (Bpadnh) and a Genetic Data Bank (BPDG) and the Single Registry of People with Congenital Disease (RUPEC). In dialogue with Misiones Online, the director of the Institute la Lic. Monica Ludojoskihighlighted the importance … Read More

Risks of using laxatives for weight loss

Risks of using laxatives for weight loss

Visits: 5,492 Losing those extra kilos does not mean that you should engage in behaviors that can affect your health. Using laxatives to lose weight could be dangerous. In some people there is a great obsession with wanting to lose kilos. In others, there is fear of increasing them. This sometimes leads to risky behavior. … Read More

Heart: a new TAVI valve implant was performed in Misiones at the Institute of Cardiology and Surgery of the Boratti Sanatorium

Heart: a new TAVI valve implant was performed in Misiones at the Institute of Cardiology and Surgery of the Boratti Sanatorium

It was done to a 70-year-old patient, affiliated with the provincial social work IPS. It is a complex, but minimally invasive procedure, where the aortic valve is replaced, called TAVI, whose first intervention had been done by the same medical team in 2019. The professionals who carried it out highlighted the commitment and effort of … Read More

Obesity-health | Eight tips to prevent obesity and overweight | LIFE

A sedentary lifestyle helps the body rise faster.

LOOK: Overweight and obesity increase the risk of various diseases Avoid the consumption of sugars. Reduce the consumption of simple sugars, which are all the substances that sweeten foods or drinks and are added by consumers, as well as those that are naturally present in honey and carob. Reducing sugar also reduces the intake of … Read More

Visual health: know these four tips to prevent the premature appearance of cataracts | health | cataracts | tips | LIFE

Who is the government insider on the Task Force?

MIRA: President of Congress: “The ideal would be for Pedro Castillo to resign” Wear protective glasses. Ultraviolet rays, produced by high temperatures or constant exposure to the sun, cause protein dysfunction in the lens, accelerating its wear. Therefore, it is important to use protective glasses with adequate factors, depending on your work and daily routine. … Read More