Category Archives: healthcare

The Covid-19 environmental disaster

The covid-19 pandemic was a catastrophe of the 21st century, not only for humanity, but for planet Earth as a whole. Due to the epidemiological situation, people in many countries are still obliged to observe a mask regime. As a result, in Russia alone, about 10 million disposable masks are now being sent to the trash every day, and it

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Mobile medical technologies

The title of this article does not coincidentally sound “mobile medical technologies”, and not “mobile medical devices”. This material is devoted not only to medical devices, but also to technologies that do not have the status of “medical device” in the Russian Federation, but are intended for medical purposes. To date, it is mainly apps on mobile phones, smartwatches and

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Opportunities of artificial intelligence in medicine

Healthcare and medicine are considered as promising areas for the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI). The use of AI can bring the accuracy of diagnosis to a qualitatively new level, make life easier for patients with various diseases, increase the speed of development and release of new drugs. The largest and most discussed project for applying AI in medicine is

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The role of stress in the pathogenesis of human diseases

In the modern world, people often use the word “stress” and make it synonymous with experiences, anxiety, or intense excitement. Nevertheless, the term is much broader and in medical terminology has not only a negative connotation. Today, the term “stress” means the nonspecific response of the body to extraordinary stimuli (stressors). At the same time, by its biological nature, stress

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