A good diet and solid exercise routine underpin everything but don’t expect any quick fixes when it comes to weight loss. Lithium-containing drugs e.g. Lithium Carbonate are used to treat bipolar disorder, resulting in weight gain in some cases.
The Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994, which is regulated by the FDA, defines a dietary supplement as a product intended to supplement the diet that bears or contains one or more natural or synthetic ingredients, is intended for ingestion in tablet, capsule, powder or liquid form.
While the kratom powder is certainly the most common form of kratom that’s sold, it is certainly not the only form. Kratom is also sold in capsules, but these are basically kratom powder enclosed in gelatin shells, which dissolve once ingested.
International health insurance offer access to healthcare services all around the world. You can cross country borders with an international health insurance policy and be confident that your healthcare expenses are covered.
Good news for coffee lovers. Actually researchers have found that 3 cups of filter coffee can keep you away from Type 2 Diabetes. If you drink black coffee or boiled coffee, then this good news is not for them. NDTV has published this report citing research published in the Internal Medicine General
It is baffling that so many people refuse to get vaccinated to protect themselves and others from COVID-19.
Don't you hate how physicians and dentists can charge a fee to patients for missing their appointment due to no fault of their own? Healthcare providers complain about how they value their time. Well, patients value their money, and life is full of mishaps. No-show fees should be illegal, period!
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra shielded his past endeavors to build admittance to synthetic fetus removal drugs in the midst of the Covid pandemic during his affirmation hearing to become Health and Human Services secretary on Tuesday.
As the Covid-19 vaccine is becoming more available to people around the U.S. people may have questions or concerns about the vaccine or might not know what to expect when getting it. This article will educate you on the covid-19 vaccine and what to expect when (if) you receive it.
In this unprecedented year (2020), and all the questions we've pondered because of all the challenges and loss, I thought it important to publish an old article I wrote/published in a nursing periodical welcoming new nursing graduates into the profession, shedding light on why some become nurses...
Abortion -a word full of controversy and long contested issue; not only in the Philippines but globally. Yes-it ends a pregnancy, it ends the coming of a new life, but who would also say that it saves lives of many women? None. Maybe, a few of us!
Osteoporosis is a disorder that is common for women. This is especially true if you have an autoimmune disease and receive cortisone medications. The bone density test is explained, along with several medications that are used to treat osteoporosis.
A true story about how I damaged my brain with THC permanently, and the associated effects of said brain damage.
The drug industry is using subliminal messages to peddle their products to older Americans.
This article explains the risk of dementia when taking certain medications, particularly the drugs that are anticholinergics. People over 55 years of age are at a higher risk for dementia if they are taking multiple medications daily. Older patients in the hospital are at a higher risk for delirium.
A person who draws blood is called a phlebotomist and unknown to many, there are those who call at the home of patients to carry out requested blood draws ordered by doctors. Learn the details of such visits by reading further.
Nausea, vomiting, stomach upset, diarrhoea, weakness, metallic taste in the mouth are some of the common side effects of metformin. Read on to know more about other side effects and concerns.
This is the era of the technological revolution and the use of robotics in healthcare is very much a reality. How we, as humans, deal with that reality will depend on our understanding and acceptance of how they work and how beneficial their use can be.
It's important to have your medical records. You need to be the gatekeeper and advocate of your own medical records. Learn the hows and whys of keeping your medical records. It will make your life less complicated.
Are there side effects of CBD? Will they interact with medications that I am currently taking? What prescribed medications can I replace with CBD? All good questions. Let's look at the answers.
People differ significantly in the way they cope with this experience, and how they react during the procedure.
When it comes to healthcare insurance you must choose the best company. Here is the list of trusted and well-known healthcare insurance companies in the Philippines.
People tend to like some things unknown or clouded in secret. Many tries to find out about aliens, North Korea, ancient Egypt, or the mystery of Jack the Ripper. Of course, this article is nothing as spectacular as those examples, but it can be...
Obesity, poor diet and lack of exercise are risk factor for diabetes. But, maybe another environmental factor is the behind the accelerated global prevalence of diabetes. It is the exposure to DU.
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Getting an appointment at Mayo Clinic can require months of waiting sometimes only to find you are denied entirely. If you are willing to take the time, you can be seen without a prior appointment.
Bunions are feet deformities that commonly affect women. The lateral deviation of the great toe is due to the enlargement of the bone or the surrounding tissue of the joints.