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Recommend 3 soothing drinks for menopause regardless of gender

Recommend 3 soothing drinks for menopause regardless of genderZhang Shumei, director of the Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine at Keelung Hospital, Ministry of Health and Welfare, said that menopause is a necessary stage for men and women, but the symptoms of women are relatively more obvious than those of men. Women begin to experience menopausal symptoms around menopause. During this period, due to the decline of ovarian function and the gradual decrease of female hormone secretion, various biological and psychological changes have occurred; men have menopausal symptoms due to the decrease of testosterone concentration. Zhang Shumei said that Chinese medicine health drinks can relieve menopausal symptoms and help improve physical fitness. She provides daily dietary formulas for public reference, including lily white fungus lotus seed sweet soup, black bean yam ribs soup, and jujube kernel drink. She said that although Western medicine's menopausal treatment can use hormone…

Solar terms and health / "Mangosteen" began to become hot and cool melons and fruits to eat and drink

Solar terms and health / "Mangosteen" began to become hot and cool melons and fruits to eat and drinkJune 5th is the "mango species" in the 24 solar terms. In summer, the fruit should be exhausted. Chinese medicine reminds people with frail physique to eat cold melons and fruits, and to eat hot lychees. Pay attention. Mangosteen species used to have "Xiaoman" before, and then "Summer Solstice", which means that the rice and wheat in the Yellow River Basin have spit out and become thick, and grow thin awns. At the same time, they also announce that the weather is starting to get hot. As the popular saying goes, "Mang rains in April, there is no dry soil in May, and Huo Po burns in June," which means that if it rains on the mang planting day, it will go down to May in succession; "Mang planting summer solstice, mango (mango) falls "Refers to the mangoes in southern Taiwan, which are marketed after the mangoes are planted; "T…

Holiday sports are not healthy? Beware of these injuries

Holiday sports are not healthy? Beware of these injuries30-year-old Ms. Chen is busy with work on the weekdays and hardly exercises much, but is worried about her body shape, and hopes to exercise immunity to fight against the invasion of the new crown virus, and the holiday to the swimming pool crazy exercise, did not expect to get up the next day, the right knee pain and swelling , Unable to walk. Emergency medical ultrasound examination of the knee found that the top of her patella are different, out of 30 ml of water with an empty needle, diagnosed as caused by excessive use of joint injuries , Taichung Tzu Chi Hospital rehabilitation department physician Zhang Qiongmin reminders, sports and fitness should be gradual To avoid being a "holiday athlete". Zhang Qiongmin said that Ms. Chen usually does not exercise, but when she goes on holiday, she excessively swims, coupled with insufficient warm-up or exercise posture, etc., causing knee joint inflammation and water accumul…

Why do fruit shops like to cut watermelon in half? The four reasons behind it are not simple

Why do fruit shops like to cut watermelon in half? The four reasons behind it are not simpleTiming into the midsummer, eating watermelon has become a good companion for many people to cool down, but I don’t know if anyone found out why most of the watermelons sold in fruit shops or roadside stalls are split in half or cut into large pieces. What about the red flesh wrapped in plastic wrap? According to a report on Sina.com , merchants will do this. There are actually four reasons behind it. Perhaps many people are not sure. Most people would think that it is the businessmen who are intimate and considerate to consumers. Those who worry about having few family members will buy big watermelon and go back, they will not be able to eat it. The owner of the fruit merchant said that the first reason is that exposing the red part of the watermelon will promote people's appetite and visual experience, and the red flesh will make people have a strong appetite. I didn't want to eat waterm…

Let you dare not eat anything? Is the pesticide residue on the "dirtyest vegetables and fruits" serious?

Let you dare not eat anything? Is the pesticide residue on the "dirtyest vegetables and fruits" serious?What you should know Since 2004, the US non-profit environmental protection organization EWG has launched the " Guidelines for Pesticide Residues in Agricultural Products" annually , listing 12 crops most polluted by pesticides, and encouraging consumers to switch to organic diets. However, in fact, the so-called "high level of pesticide residues" listed in this guideline is still far lower than the "maximum pesticide residue tolerance", so the guideline's recommendations are highly controversial. According to the survey report on "Top 100 Social Issues in my country" published by the National Science and Technology Policy Research and Information Center of the National Laboratory Research Institute, among the issues most concerned by Taiwanese, "pollution or pesticide residues" ranked third. Globally, "pesticide res…

Advanced lung adenocarcinoma health insurance pays new target relay to prolong survival

Advanced lung adenocarcinoma health insurance pays new target relay to prolong survivalThere are new advances in the treatment of lung cancer . A 68-year-old farming man who went to a big hospital for coughing for three consecutive weeks four years ago was diagnosed with advanced lung adenocarcinoma and had transferred it to his brain and bones. He followed the doctor's treatment plan; Fortunately, the test results show that it has the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) gene mutation. The first line is to use the second generation of target drugs . The treatment has so far not only successfully inhibited tumor growth, but also did not have much side effects during the period. In April of this year, the old peasant's tumor showed signs of deterioration and was confirmed to be T790M mutation. It coincided with the third-generation target drug paid through the second-line health insurance, that is, continued to use the third-generation target drug treatment. The thoracic phys…

Healthy medical point / new lymphatic cancer target drugs with low side effects and health insurance payment

Healthy medical point / new lymphatic cancer target drugs with low side effects and health insurance paymentAn 86-year-old Wu grandma in Hualien swims every day. She discovered that she suffered from a rare malignant lymphoma "coated lymphoma" 7 years ago. She was treated with chemotherapy and targeted drugs for one and a half years. She relapsed again. It was evaluated that with the new target drugs paid by health insurance, the tumor did not recur, and Wu Grandma not only returned to normal life, but also continued to exercise. Wang Zuofu, director of the Department of Hematology and Oncology at Tzu Chi Hospital, said that Grandma Wu suffered from high-grade malignant mantle cell lymphoma, which is more common in elderly people between 50 and 70 years old, and males are three times more than females. The disease was diagnosed at a late stage, and there was lymphadenopathy. The common invasion sites were blood, bone marrow, gastrointestinal tract, spleen, etc. It is a long-t…