Antibiotics: Mechanism of Action

Since the discovery of antibiotics is an ongoing debate about whether or not to take these drugs as ARVI, colds and flu treatment. If necessary antibiotics may be applied to viral disease treatment, they are effective. Antibiotics: Mechanism of Action Today, people have successfully used various antibiotics to suppress the infection, fungal flora and even…

6 Facts about Depression Treatment

1. How do Antidepressants Work? Antidepressants slow down disintegration and increase the concentration of serotonin, dopamine, noradrenaline and other neurotransmitters, responsible for mood. Depending on clinical manifestations of depression, the doctor may prescribe to the patient: antidepressants-sedatives, relieving anxiety and agitation; antidepressants-stimulants, stimulating psyche in case of apathy and lethargy; antidepressants of balanced action, which…

Intrauterine Contraceptive Devices

Intrauterine devices were first mentioned in 1909 when Richter was able to describe in detail ring-shaped device, which in those days was made of Bombyx mori. Although first in history IUD was known in ancient times, you should not consider such devices at this time. Currently, there are various forms of intrauterine contraceptives, including «umbrella»,…

Causes of Erectile Dysfunction at Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus affects all organs and systems of a man, and one of the first to suffer is a sphere of intimate relations. According to statistics given by the Canadian Pharmacy Ezzz staff, problems with potency are found in 25 – 75% of men with diabetes. The presence or absence of problems in the intimate…

Important Things You Need to Know About Antibiotics

You suffer from antibiotic resistance when a certain antibiotic loses the ability to efficaciously control and kill the growth of bacteria. This simply implies that in spite of the presence of therapeutic level of antibiotics, the bacteria continue to multiply. This is a natural phenomenon. The bacterium that has the capability to resist an antibiotic…

Erectile Disfunction: Types, Diagnostics and Treatment

Erectile dysfunction is primarily a disease, for many men an extremely serious, when you want to have sex, but there is no possibility. Or, in scientific terms, it is lack of maintenance of an erection. That is erection does not just have to arise, but also it should be at an appropriate level, sufficient for…

The Women of Guatemala

There are women in the world stronger and more courageous than you or I could ever dream of being. There are women who haul crates off the backs of buses. They hang off the sides of vans to hitch a ride down the road. They balance a baby on their back and a bucket of…

A Dream Come True

As the co-host on this year’s Learning Journey, I cherished the opportunity I had to intimately connect ten of our supporters to the work in which they had invested. While I do my best to connect people to Reading Village’s work throughout the year, the Learning Journey creates the perfect vehicle to directly connect the…

How One Question Can Change Anything

I recently read a piece in the New York Times about Kyle Schwartz, a Denver-based teacher who began asking her students to complete the following sentence: I wish my teacher knew… The responses were astounding, heartbreaking, inspiring, and enlightening. They gave Ms. Schwartz new insights into her students’ challenges and motivations. One student wrote: I…

Rainy Season

School is in session in the Department of Solola, Guatemala.  Our youth leaders of Reading Village are deeply involved with their personal studies, learning daily how to engage young children in reading activities, and assisting their families with daily chores to keep households running.  And all of this during the rainy season. In Solola during the…