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Addiction to sex: sources and notes

Author : Dr. Laurent Karila, psychiatrist and addictologist at the Paul Brousse Hospital in Villejuif (APHP) and spokesperson of SOS addictions,

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Impetigo: a very contagious disease - Diseases
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Impetigo: a very contagious disease

Impetigo is a superficial infectious skin disease that is quite common and highly contagious. It particularly affects children of school age, but can also reach adults, and is more common during the summer. Caused by bacteria, staphylococcus aureus or group A streptococcus, impetigo is usually benign and heals well if treated properly
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Hemangioma: Treatments

Most haemangiomas do not require treatment, as these lesions regress spontaneously during the first years of life of the child. However, large area haemangiomas, localized spots in sensitive areas (eyelids, lips, nose, genital area, hands), or that can interfere with vital functions (food, breathing
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Anxiety: sources and notes - Diseases
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Anxiety: sources and notes

- Diagnosis and outpatient management of generalized anxiety disorder in adults. Recommendation for clinical practice. Anaes, March 2001. - Manual of Diagnostic Classification of Mental Illness, DSM-5. 2015. - Useful in anxiety, benzodiazepines remain a temporary solution, communicated from the High Authority of Health, of 29/06/2015
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Early puberty: the causes - Diseases
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Early puberty: the causes

There are two types of early puberty, the causes of which are different: central early puberty (or "true" PP), whose origin is hypothalamic-pituitary; and early peripheral pubertal (or pseudo-pubertal early), due to secretion of sex hormones independent of the hypothalamic-pituitary axis. 1- The causes of central early puberty
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