Health Care Staff Shortages Could Effect You Soon
The impact of Chronic Care Conditions, COVID-19, Mental Health, Taxing Schedules, and more have led to a Public Health Crisis that began even before COVID started and has deteriorated since then.
Zantac Recalled Because of NDMA
In a move that was unsurprising, the FDA announced this week that they requesting all Zantac or Ranitinde products be removed from the pharmacies, shelves, stores, and market. The decision has been expected for months.
What is the Zika Virus?
The Pandemic of the Zika Virus is currently in full swing, but we should be asking ourselves if there is a real concern. Zika is a condition that is very similar to West Nile, Dengue, Yellow Fever, Japanese encephalitis and a few others.
More Men Are Using Botox To Look Younger – Calling it “Brotox”
Men aren’t alone in trying to find a way to improve their youthful appearance. More and more men are turning to cosmetic procedures including Botox to find a way to rejuvenate. The trend is that less men feel ashamed to admit a desire to improve their own looks especially as they get older.
Should Birth Control be Available Without a Prescription?
Changes with birth control are on the horizon. It will have to do with the availability and accessibility of this medication. The primary reason for this is to make an effort to reduce the number of unintended pregnancies in the United States
Medical Question – Addison Crisis
This is a blog post answering a question about Addison’s Disease and an Addison Crisis. Learn more about both.
Why Does Your Hair Turn Grey?
Hair cells, divide so often, that they can duplicate themselves in a few short hours. Some divide faster, that is why some hair grows quicker. As we get older, the cell division, for the most part, slows down. Only the cells of bone marrow grow quicker. Pigment changes results in hair color graying.
Botulism in a Utah Prison
Recently there was a major outback of Botulism in one of the craziest place imaginable, a prison. Botulism is a toxin that causes serious illness from a bacterium called Clostridium botulinum.
Whooping Cough Epidemic – Should you be concerned?
Whooping Cough is caused by pertussis and the number of cases is the highest it has been in the last five decades. The bacteria involved is called: Bordetella pertussis.