Pregnancy and cats, or about Toxoplasmosis

Toksoplazmoza: bakterie pod mikroskopem

Toxoplasma gondii is a protozoan that causes toxoplasmosis. Toxoplasmosis is an opportunistic disease, which means that it is activated when the immune system is weakened. The disease is almost always asymptomatic, provided the immune system is functioning properly. However, toxoplasma must be cared for and contamination prevention measures must be taken during planning and during […]

Emergency contraception, ie “After Day” pills in questions and answers

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What preparations are available in Poland? In Poland, there are two substances registered for use as emergency contraception – levonorgestrel and ulipristal acetate. The effectiveness of the preparations is comparable. What are the indications for emergency contraception? The Day Po tablets are used to avoid pregnancy when it is suspected that the contraceptive used is […]

A quick guide to hormonal contraception

antykoncepcja hormonalna: w ręce są pigułki różnych kolorów

Hormonal contraception oral contraceptives are widely used all over the world due to their high availability and ease of use. It turns out that almost 63% of women regularly use these preparations. Hormonal methods are based on blocking the secretion of hormones responsible for ovulation, blocking the release of eggs from the ovaries in the […]

Telemedicine at Poland – what have we already implemented?

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In the time of the coronavirus, the topic of telemedicine became even more important. A large part of us has already dealt with teleportation, e-prescription or e-referral. By definition, this is the remote provision of medical services by a healthcare professional. This field exists in the areas of diagnosis, diagnosis and treatment. We should also […]