How to recognize chickenpox in children and adults?

Cowpox is the name of the disease caused by the herpesvirus HHV-3, aka Varicella zoster virus. They are highly contagious and although their course is usually mild, they are certainly not to be underestimated. What are the symptoms of chickenpox and who can be affected? Diseases in children and adults We usually associate this disease […]

What is hypoglycemia? Symptoms and what (not) to do?

Hyperglycaemia (or hyperglycaemic shock) and hypoglycaemia (or hypoglycaemic shock) are two serious conditions caused by high or low blood sugar levels. They are most commonly encountered in type I diabetes, but can also occur in type II. How do they manifest themselves and what to do if you want to provide effective first aid? Low […]