Recreational activities can improve the health and well-being of most everyone, play is a powerful thing! When you're playing in the sun, it's important not to forget UV protection.
Dried blood spot (DBS) testing is the game-changer that clinicians and researchers had hoped it would be when it was first introduced in 1913. It has expanded disease prevention and control efforts worldwide and more recently into your home.
Giving yourself an injection is not as hard or intimidating as it may seem. But it does need to be done correctly. You want to prevent bruising, deliver the medication to the right place and avoid infection. Here's a step by step guide how to give yourself a subcutaneous injection.
Long-lasting and potentially chronic symptoms affecting survivors of even the most mild of COVID-19 cases raises new questions and poses new threats. The emergence of the possible long-hauler - ME/CFS connection may provide useful tips on treatment. Additionally, long-haulers are finding support amongst each other.
Up to 20 million Americans have a form of thyroid disease, but less than 50% are aware of it. Thyroid illness gives plenty of warnings but they can be mistaken for other issues, especially low estrogen or testosterone. Learn about this important endocrine gland and get started on your path to better health!
Thyroid tests evaluate the health and function of the thyroid. They use either blood, urine or both to measure thyroid hormone levels, help identify antibodies, nodules, cancer or inflammation. Gain a better understanding of how the test works, what results mean and if you might have thyroid dysfunction.
COVID-19 cases are on the rise after the country had managed to Flatten the Curve. It's time to revisit what we did then and what we can do now. Coronavirus: How you can Think Globally & Act Locally to help stop the spread.
Updated July 9, 2020.
Originally published March 23, 2020.
Learn about the latest research and benefits of hemp for humans and dogs, cats and horses. Hemp has grabbed the attention of researchers and the medical community because over 100 phytocannabinoids have been discovered in hemp. Phytocannabinoids are thought to be similar to endocannabinoids and potentially help boost the body’s natural supply.
COVID-19 Updates: New treatments, vaccine hopes and clues into blood serum changes caused by the virus may help steer medical attention to patients most likely to suffer severe infections. Meanwhile, you're trying to get out and about. What you need to know.
Masks may be around for at least another 12-18 months until the threat of COVID-19 is eradicated or contained with a vaccine. Learn why high-quality masks for you and your family are important and how you can use the "sniff test" to find out if you have the real thing or a fake.