Acetaminophen is the active ingredient in Tylenol. It is also an active ingredient in many other over-the-counter and prescription medications. Understanding how to take it can prevent you from accidentally taking too much, which in some cases can be fatal.
The United Kingdom can approve Pfizer and Biotech vaccines before the United States. The National Health Service (NHS) has been asked to be ready for this by December 1.
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...
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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.
This is a summary of what prednisone is, a list of side effects (short and long-term), as well as the effects of prednisone withdrawal on the body. This is not a substitute for medical advice.
People of all ages find swallowing pills a task that is far too hard to manage let alone contemplate. If you are looking for alternatives, here is a list of the ‘tricks of the trade’ to try yourself.
Lipoden shots are the latest trend in weigh loss techniques. Lipotropic compounds are a chemical/hormonal/nutrient combination that stimulates the metabolism to weight loss. The lipoden injections for weight loss works by making the body process fats and carbohydrates more efficiently. Lipotropics refers to three amino acids that the liver uses to process the fats and carbs that we ingest. In this article, you will learn about Lipo-B, lipoden, myoden and the reviews for them to make the most inf
If you can't swallow pills and are looking for easy to swallow medicine for adults, you may appreciate this list of easy to swallow gummies, disintegrating tablets, liquids, gels and sprays as alternatives to treat your common ailments.
After a bad reaction after an iron infusion, I was switched to Venofer. This is my story.
Starting in 2014, state-based health insurance exchanges will make it easier for individuals and small businesses to buy affordable health insurance. The exchanges will act as one-stop marketplaces to allow customers to find and compare health plans, select among standardized coverage options, find out if they are eligible for any health programs or tax credits to make their insurance more affordable, and to enroll in a plan of their choice.
Possible side effects of wysolone medication and how to reduce them.
TENS could be used to relieve systemic pain caused by bursitis and rheumatoid arthritis. Cluster headaches, whiplash and dental problems may result in head and neck pain which can also be sufficiently treated by your TENS unit.
Cases of dog bites and other animals, such as cats, horses, goats, carabaos and pigs are increasing every year. The Department of Health(DOH) is now having hard time catering on the needs of every patient and unusual cases as supply of anti-rabies vaccines are still not distributed at every local government unit. Patients still flock at San Lazaro Hospital in Manila via Bambang LRT Station for cure.
Aldactone: Aldactone is a diuretic medication used to treat high blood pressure. It is also used to treat congestive heart failure, kidney disorder, liver diseases, low potassium levels or hypokalemia and elevated blood levels of the hormone...