IV Therapy: The Dos and Don’ts

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IV Therapy: The Dos and Don’ts IV therapy as we currently know it, isn’t that old. The concept of injecting fluids into someone’s vein has been around for as early as the 1600s. What made it difficult to be used more often was because science wasn’t as advanced back then. There was a lack of […]

IV Therapy Pros and Cons, is IV Therapy Good for You?

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  IV Therapy has been around for some time now but it’s just getting the popularity it deserves. This is mainly used in a healthcare setting to deliver nutrients or medications to a patient. As it has become more popular, you will start to see that everyone is starting to take part in the wonders […]

Stomach Cancer- 6 Symptoms to Look For

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Stomach Cancer- 6 Symptoms to Look For Disease Overview: According to WebMD, about 25,560 people in the US will get stomach cancer this year. This number has actually decreased from what it used to be, but it doesn’t take away from the fact that stomach cancer is one of the top cancers to kill people […]

Intermittent Claudication in Brief-

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Intermittent Claudication in Brief- Disease Overview: Intermittent Claudication is an aching pain in your legs when you walk or exercise. It usually stops when you rest and can be a symptom of blood flow problems, like peripheral artery disease. If not taken care of correctly, it may get worse over time and lead to serious […]

High Homocysteine- What You Can Do

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High Homocysteine- What You Can Do Disease Overview: Homocysteine is an amino acid. These are chemicals in the blood that help create protein. If you have high homocysteine, it means that you may have a vitamin deficiency. According to Cleveland Clinic, it may increase your risks for dementia, heart disease, and even stroke if not […]

7 Easy Ways To Live With Osteoporosis-

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7 Easy Ways To Live With Osteoporosis- Disease Overview: Osteoporosis is a condition in where our bones become weak and brittle. This can become so severe that a fall or something as small as a cough can cause a fracture. The condition develops when the creation of new bone doesn’t keep up with the loss […]

7 Warning Signs of Heart Failure-

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7 Warning Signs of Heart Failure- Disease Overview: Heart failure is a condition in which the heart doesn’t pump blood efficiently. In spite of its name, it doesn’t necessarily mean that the heart has stopped working. It just means that the heart has become weaker, and the muscle isn’t able to contract properly. As a […]

4 Tips That May Prevent The Common Cold-

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4 Tips That May Prevent The Common Cold- Disease Overview: There’s no doubt that you’ve experienced the common cold. According to the Mayo Clinic, healthy adults can expect to have two or three colds each year. Infants and young children can have even more. The common cold is a viral infection in your throat and […]

Atherosclerosis:

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Atherosclerosis: Disease Overview: Atherosclerosis is a progressive disease in which damaging plaques build up inside arterial walls. These plaques are made up of fat, cholesterol, calcium, and other substances that are found in your blood. These dangerous plaques restrict the necessary oxygen-rich blood flow to your body. If not treated, Atherosclerosis can lead to more […]

8 Risk Factors of A Stroke-

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8 Risk Factors of A Stroke-  Disease Overview: A stroke occurs when something blocks the blood supply to part of the brain or when a blood vessel in the brain bursts. In either case there’s a possibility that parts of the brain could become affected. As a result, a stroke can cause lasting brain damage, […]