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Dr. Komorowski spoke about the terrible effects of antibiotics

Thoughtless use of antibiotics is fraught with dire consequences, said the doctor and broadcaster Eugene Komorowski in his instagram.

He noted that such medications as prescribed, and some physicians for the treatment of viral infections is prophylactic, but in the end, this significantly increases the cases of bacterial complications. So, antibiotics can save people from a specific group of bacteria, giving way to reproduce other pathogenic organisms "without competition".

The oncologist called the main symptom of a dangerous disease of the esophagus

Surgeon Ivan Karasev in his instagram listed the symptoms that indicate a hernia of the esophagus.

According to the physician, the main symptom of a dangerous disease — heartburn. It appears immediately after a meal, and after exercise or a prolonged stay in the supine position. Often, the bouts of heartburn are accompanied by inflammation of the lining of the esophagus — esophagitis.

The coronavirus can begin to permanently settle in the body, said the scientist

The coronavirus can start to live permanently in the human body, such as herpes virus, said academician of RAS, honored scientist of Russia, Professor of Moscow state University. Lomonosov Sergey Kolesnikov in an interview with "Parlamentskaya Gazeta".

However, while there is no information that would indicate such a scenario with the agent COVID-19 the scientist explained.

Scientists call useless for the treatment of coronavirus drug

The combination of the drugs lopinavir and ritonavir useless for treating coronavirus infection, evidenced by the statement of the heads of British clinical study RECOVERY.

According to the researchers, the drug has no positive impact on patients with COVID-19. In scientific work, they compared data 1 596 patients receiving a combination of these drugs, data 3 376 patients in the control group. However, the study was conducted on patients connected to a ventilator, due to the complexity of medication on them.

The head of the who announced a "scientific breakthrough" in the treatment of coronavirus

In the treatment COVID-19 occurred "scientific breakthrough", said the Director General of the who tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus.

He commented on the results of clinical trials in the UK steroid dexamethasone for treating coronavirus infection.

Coronavirus can become even more contagious, said virologist

Coronavirus will become even more contagious than, said the doctor of medical Sciences, Professor Anatoly Altstein in an interview with NSN.

According to him, the probability of a second wave COVID-19 in Russia 100 per cent, because the coronavirus "is generally not going anywhere".

Learned how to be stored the genetic data of Russians

Genetic data Russians will be stored in "anonymised", said the President of the Kurchatov Institute Mikhail Kovalchuk in an interview with "Parlamentskaya Gazeta".

"All human genomes in a single database will be depersonalized, the people in it are in some sense "impersonal," said Kovalchuk.

Virologist gave advice on how to prepare for a second wave of coronavirus

To prepare for a second wave COVID-19, the Russians should conduct a healthy way of life, said Dr. medical Sciences, Professor-virologist nits of epidemiology and Microbiology named after N. F. Gamalei Anatoly Altstein in an interview with the channel "Star".

"The advice here is simple — it is a healthy way of life. Those people who are able to lead a healthy lifestyle, should lead, who are unable to — should learn that health has been strengthened," said Alstein.

The scientist explained how when vaccine COVID-19 will take into account the mutation

Scientists can account for the mechanism of mutations COVID-19, in particular, threatens the emergence of more aggressive forms, creating a vaccine, said academician of RAS, Director of the Center for immunology and molecular Biomedicine, Moscow state University Professor Mikhail Paltsev in an interview with "Parlamentskaya Gazeta".

According to him, recent research on COVID-19 indicate that the mutation occurs in a protein receptor of the virus, not its RNA. This is a common phenomenon, said the academician, and may also be considered when creating a vaccine.

Kandelaki explained the low mortality rate from coronavirus in Moscow

Moscow was fully mobilized when the Metropolitan hospital, the peak load because of the epidemic of the coronavirus, so the mortality rate was "better" than in Europe, said the TV presenter Tina Kandelaki in his telegram channel.

So she commented on a study of the Ministry of justice, which showed that anti-epidemic measures imposed on the country, including the decrees of the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin and the normative legal acts of the government of the capital, was founded.

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