Sunday, September 20, 2020
Metabolic syndrome is the name for a group of risk factors for heart disease, diabetes, and other health problems. You can have just one risk factor, but people often have several of them together.

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Covid-19 Global Statistics

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GLOBAL
31,068,944
Total confirmed cases
Updated on September 20, 2020 4:14 pm
GLOBAL
962,680
Total deaths
Updated on September 20, 2020 4:14 pm
GLOBAL
7,670,144
Total active cases
Updated on September 20, 2020 4:14 pm

WOMENS HEALTH

Egg Freezing Fights Fertility’s Biological Clock

No one should tell a woman when or if she should have a baby. That decision is up to her, but she needs to know all her options before it is too late

SEXUAL HEALTH

8 Tips to Solve Vaginal Dryness and Overcome Painful Intercourse

Vaginal dryness is a common condition affecting 50–70% of women after menopause. A lack of lubrication is the most common cause of dyspareunia

DIABETES

Diabetes, Causes and Types

Diabetes is a disease that occurs when your blood glucose, also called blood sugar, is too high.

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MENTAL HEALTH

Covid Made Me Think About Leaving Medicine

During the height of the pandemic, leaving bedside clinical practice crossed my mind. As the darkness of Covid-19 surrounded me, as the death and destruction suffocated me

PATIENT EDUCATION

Egg Freezing Fights Fertility’s Biological Clock

No one should tell a woman when or if she should have a baby. That decision is up to her, but she needs to know all her options before it is too late

Voluntary Recall: Two Lots of NP Thyroid® Tablets, Due to Sub...

Acella Pharmaceuticals, LLC is voluntarily recalling one lot of 15-mg and one lot of 120-mg NP Thyroid®, Thyroid Tablets, USP [levothyroxine (T4) and liothyronine (T3)] to the consumer level.

MENS HEALTH

The Inept “Puppy Syndrome” and a COVID-19 Suicide Effect

It’s time we explore what’s going on and why kids may want to commit suicide or will commit suicide, especially during a pandemic.

DIAGNOSTICS

Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing (NAAT)

A nucleic acid test (NAT) is a technique used to detect genetic material (DNA or RNA) in analysed samples

DISEASes

Here’s What You Need to Know About BRCA 1 and 2:...

Her mother died of breast cancer. Her aunts and cousins developed breast cancer at a young age. She wanted to avoid the...

Lilly commits Insulin Value Program, With $35 Copay Card

Anyone with commercial insurance, and those without insurance at all, can continue filling their monthly prescription of Lilly insulins for $35 through this program.

How a Breast Cancer Patient’s Strength Inspires Her Doctor

She was 34 years old when we discovered her breast cancer. Ten years earlier, I delivered her baby. I watched her grow...

Understanding Transverse Myelitis

Transverse myelitis is an inflammation of the spinal cord, a major part of the central nervous system. The spinal cord carries nerve signals to and from the brain through nerves that extend from each side of the spinal cord and connect to nerves elsewhere in the body

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