January 30, 2020

If you have psoriasis, you might also deal with psoriatic arthritis. This chronic disease can be painful. For some patients, pain can drastically impact their quality of life. Managing your psoriatic arthritis will help you stay in control of the pain. Keep reading to learn more about this condition. A Painful Condition For Psoriasis Patients … Continue reading “What is Psoriatic Arthritis?”

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December 30, 2019

Cold and flu season is upon us, which means we are all more likely to experience colds, respiratory infections, sinusitis, and other unpleasant conditions. Keeping your immune system strong during this time help you to stay healthy and bounce back quickly if you become sick. Read on to learn our top tips. The Importance of … Continue reading “Boosting Your Immune System During the Winter Season”

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December 15, 2019

Have you ever noticed that more women seem to suffer from migraines than men? The connection isn’t a coincidence. While migraines can affect both sexes, women and post-pubescent girls are much more likely to suffer from these headaches. Read on to learn about the hormonal link between women and migraines. The Role of Estrogen The … Continue reading “Are Hormonal Changes Causing Your Migraines?”

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October 30, 2019

If you suffer from migraines, you might be experiencing severe, life-disrupting pain. Fortunately, doctors now offer a variety of treatment options for migraines and are continuously developing new medications for these headaches. Keep reading to learn about three common treatment options for migraine headaches. Pain Relief Medications Pain relief medications are common migraine treatment. While … Continue reading “Migraine Treatment Options”

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July 31, 2019

Diabetes, a condition characterized by elevated blood sugar levels due to a lack of insulin in the body, cannot be cured. Everyone struggling with the condition knows this. However, over 84 million American adults have pre-diabetes and over 30M are suffering from type 1 or type 2 diabetes (CDC, 2017). This means there is a … Continue reading “Are There Any Promising Treatments for Diabetes?”

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October 23, 2018

There are some misleading statements about type 2 diabetes that you may have heard during your lifetime: “Diabetes runs in our family.” “If you eat too much sugar you’ll get diabetes.” “Diabetes always skips a generation.” The hormone insulin is involved in diabetes and the illness actually includes a variety of diseases associated with this … Continue reading “The Positive Effects of Weight Loss on Type 2 Diabetes”

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August 24, 2018

Obesity continues to escalate in the United States, and with that comes a variety of health problems. Type 2 diabetes is prevalent among them. This silent disease is said to affect more than 29 million adults and over 5, 000 youths under the age of 20. Diabetes ranks in the top ten causes of death … Continue reading “How Does Met form in Help Type 2 Diabetes?”

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June 22, 2018

The Clostridium difficile bacteria is quite common, especially in healthcare workers who are exposed to feces. However, they aren’t the only ones at risk of a Clostridium difficile infection that can cause severe health problems, including a risk of death. But what is this bacteria, how do you know it is causing a problem, and … Continue reading “How a Vaccine for Clostridium Difficile Could Save Lives”

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