One of the leading causes of medical malpractice lawsuits are prescription medications. Doctors incorrectly prescribe a medication and when the patient takes the medicine, they have serious side effects, or worse. Additionally, many medicines are prescribed without consideration of any over-the-counter or other prescription medications being used by the patient. Mixing some of these drugs […]
When you think of spices like nutmeg, you may recall favorite baking recipes or even that it helps boost the flavor of your creamed spinach. However, an alarming new trend amongst teenagers is using nutmeg to get high. Smoked, snorted or even ingested with large amounts of water, the high has been compared to marijuana use, […]
Parents have so much to be concerned with when it comes to their babies. Unfortunately these days, dealing with allergies is coming in near the top of that list. There have been many theories as to why this alarming rise is occurring, including overuse of antibacterial soaps and cleansers, delayed food introduction and even not […]
It’s something that everyone feels from time to time: stress. Stress can manifest itself in many different ways and is entirely dependent on the individual. Some might feel more short-tempered than usual, where others who suffer from anxiety disorders may even go to the extreme of having panic attacks. Though stress is a mental reaction […]
Gallbladder surgery is one of the most common operations performed in hospitals today. Thousands of people each year go into the hospital for the sole purpose of having gall stones removed or their gallbladders removed entirely. The healthcare industry has an overwhelming tendency towards surgery over other forms of treatment. However, while some of these surgeries are […]
Lower Cholesterol: Why Foods Should Be Your First Medication If your doctor tells you that you have high cholesterol, your first instinct might be to ask for a medication that can help you get it back in line. However, it is important to note that there are serious complications affiliated with many of the common […]
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