What Is the Western Blot Test for Herpes?
The advancements in modern medicine are keeping in time with the digital age, even when treating disorders like Herpes Simplex Virus. Rather than waiting in overcrowded office waiting rooms, disrupting your workday to obtain an appointment and hoping nobody knows what you're there to discuss with your physician - many men and women are choosing to obtain a prescription online.
Can the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Cause Cancer?
The human papilloma virus, also known as HPV, is viral infection which attacks the reproductive system in both men and women. Fortunately, HPV is treatable, with some medications available through an online doctor prescription. Speaking with a doctor online minimizes the sometimes-embarrassing feelings associated with sexual disorders and infections. There's no doctor office wait, no drive to the clinic, and no long lines at the pharmacy.
WARNING: What You Need To Know About The Coronavirus
Like most of us, you may have noticed that in these past few days there have been a continuous and gradual increase in the news about the new scourge that has affected hundreds of people coming from different countries, and as you may have discovered further, that this threat has a name, the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. Sounds scary, right? Well, yes, it is. Let us not tell ourselves that it is not. But before we worry ourselves to our wits' end, we must investigate and be familiar with the enemy we are facing so we can plan our would-be actions appropriately
Anxious Women At Greater Risk Of Alzheimer's
Believe it or not, a new study that has been published in the Journal of Neurology has shown how women who are anxious or jealous during their thirties and forties could lead to Alzheimer’s disease in later life. Alzheimer’s disease, is a common disease throughout the United States, with five million cases affected citizens each year, 3.2 million of those cases being women
Rise In Diagnosis Of Sleep Apnea Worrying In U.S.
Obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA, is a chronic sleeping disorder that involves the halting of breathing during sleep for at least ten seconds or more each hour. This occurs when the throat muscles relax and airways are blocked as the soft tissues near the rear of the throat close as they collapse.
How Much Coffee You Drink Could Be Due To Genetics
It might be hard to believe, but the rich morning brew that so many cling to on their long commute to work has now been linked to genetics rather than a taste for the bitter roast. Meta-analysis completed by The Harvard School of Public Health as well as the Bringham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts have found biological and genetic reasons why the effects of coffee feel different to different people.
Smoking Marijuana While Young Could Damage The Immune System
Smoking marijuana has often been heralded as a non-addictive, recreational drug, with many enthusiasts and users hoping for it to be legalized due to its harmless qualities.
Cigarettes Linked To More Than Just Lung Cancer
A new study performed by the Johns Hopkins Medical team has found that tobacco smoke and sexually transmitted viruses like human papillomavirus type 16 could be linked not only to each other, but to the development of mouth and throat cancers.
Sandwiches May Not Be The Best Lunch
When you think about an unhealthy lunch, let’s face it, sandwiches aren’t likely to be on your ‘do not allow’ list. Pizza, chips, french fries, sure, but a sandwich? New studies have shown that this past thinking should stay in the past as many of these delicious hunger busters can actually make up for nearly half of the daily sodium your body should take in each day.
Not Caring For Your Contacts Can Lead To Big Problems
Since the invention of glasses it seems like men and women have been trying to find ways to avoid wearing them. When the contact lens was invented people jumped at the chance to see properly without having to wear something bulky and distracting on their faces; unfortunately, it seems that many people might not be treating these lenses as prescribed by their optometrist, and it is now leading to Keratitis.
Smoking May Cause Back Problems
Smoking May Cause Back Problems So it’s been a long recognized fact that smoking is bad for your lungs, but something you might be interested in knowing is that it may also be causing problems with your back.
Hot Flashes Not Given Recognition in Cancer Patients
Hot flashes are one of the most prominent and well known symptoms of menopause, but what some people don’t know is that they are also a symptom that women who have had breast cancer experience.
Symptoms of Menopause Lessened By Children
As women near the end of their reproductive phase of life, and menopause sets in, many of them are excited at the opportunity to live an adult life, child free and focus more on person wants and needs.
Soy May Have Negative Effects On Breast Cancer
The last ten years have brought about an entire food movement dedicated to finding alternatives to meat, dairy, gluten, and a number of other ingredients.
New Reports Suggest Stress May Speed Alzheimer's
Mild cognitive issues have become more and more commonly associated with Alzheimer’s and the risk of developing the disease.
Coffee May Have Positive Effect On Weight Loss
For coffee drinkers around the world having that hot cup of java in the morning can mean the difference between making it through the day and needing a nap by noon
New Study Finds Fruits and Nuts To Lower First Time Stroke Risk
It has long been known that keeping your weight at a healthy level and eating nutritious foods can assist in reducing the risk of heart attacks and stroke in men and women of all ages, but recent studies have found that by eating Mediterranean diets, and actively participating in exercise you can lower the risk of a first time stroke quite significantly.
Getting Your Teen To Take Their Medications Correctly
Being the parent of a child with special needs or a disorder can be complicated enough without having to deal with them not taking their medication properly.
Fast Food May Drop Your Child's IQ
Fast food is quick, easy, and convenient, and while it is no longer cheaper than making a meal at home, it still tops the list of food items that people put in their mouths, especially in countries like the United States.
Smoking Could Lead To Additional Pain In Injured Patients
Smoking has long been recognized as a harmful habit, and a fatal one at that, but new research has shown that smoking may also increase pain that people feel from spinal cord injuries and other pain.