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Chemical Peel

Chemical Peel

Potential Side Effect of Chemical Peels Reactivation of Cold Sores After infection, the virus enters the nerve cells and travels up the nerve until it comes to a place called a ganglion. There, it resides quietly in a stage that is referred to as “dormant” or “latent.” At times, the virus can become active and […]

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Health Tip: Naloxone Fast Facts

Health Tip: Naloxone Fast Facts

(HealthDay News) — Naloxone, also known as Narcan or Evzio, is a medication that treats opioid overdose. Latest Prevention & Wellness News Naloxone can restore normal respiration for people who have stopped breathing, says the U.S. National Institute on Drug Abuse. Naloxone can be: Injected, or used as a nasal spray. Given by friends and […]

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A Less Invasive Fix Works Well for Abdominal Aneurysm

A Less Invasive Fix Works Well for Abdominal Aneurysm

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter Latest Neurology News THURSDAY, May 30, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Bulges (aneurysms) in the abdominal aorta can pose real danger, but research suggests a less invasive method may be as good a fix for the problem as traditional surgery. The less invasive procedure is called endovascular repair. There are a number […]

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Some CBD Oils, Marijuana-Derived Drug Now Allowed on Flights: TSA

Some CBD Oils, Marijuana-Derived Drug Now Allowed on Flights: TSA

WEDNESDAY, May 29, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Airline passengers will now be allowed to travel with some forms of CBD oil and an epilepsy drug derived from marijuana, the U.S. Transportation Security Administration says. Latest Neurology News Previously, all forms of marijuana were prohibited in carry-on bags and checked luggage, the Associated Press reported. The […]

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FDA OKs Wearable Device for Migraine Pain

FDA OKs Wearable Device for Migraine Pain

By Megan BrooksWebMD Health News May 29, 2019 — The FDA has cleared a noninvasive device to relieve acute migraine pain. Latest Migraine News Nerivio Migra is a “first-in-category product,” according to Theranica, the company that makes it. It is worn on the upper arm and uses smartphone-controlled electronic pulses to relieve migraine pain. The […]

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Amoxicillin vs. Ceftriaxone

Amoxicillin vs. Ceftriaxone

Amoxicillin vs. ceftriaxone: What’s the difference? Amoxicillin and ceftriaxone are antibiotics used to treat bacterial infections of the middle ear, tonsils, throat, respiratory tract, urinary tract, and skin. Amoxicillin is also used to treat gonorrhea. Ceftriaxone is also used to treat pelvic inflammatory disease, bacterial septicemia, bone and joint infections, and meningitis. Brand names of […]

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How Kids Benefit From Doing Chores

How Kids Benefit From Doing Chores

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Healthy Kids News THURSDAY, May 30, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Chores. Whether you’re an adult or a child, the very word makes any job sound less than fun. But these everyday tasks make households run, and engaging kids in age-appropriate chores from an early age teaches them invaluable life skills, […]

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Olives: Nutrition and health benefits

Olives: Nutrition and health benefits

Olives are popular as both a snack and an ingredient in salads, sandwiches, and stews. They have a chewy texture and a rich, salty taste.People have cultivated olive trees for more than 7,000 years, and they have long associated its fruit with health benefits. There are hundreds of olive species, and these fruits and their […]

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Chocolate and acid reflux: What’s the link?

Chocolate and acid reflux: What’s the link?

It is very common to experience occasional acid reflux. Most people find that certain foods trigger symptoms more than others. One possible culprit is chocolate. Sometimes, the lower esophageal sphincter (LES), which keeps the contents of the stomach in place, releases stomach acid back into the esophagus. The esophagus is the tube that carries food […]

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What to know about blood in urine (hematuria) in females

What to know about blood in urine (hematuria) in females

Hematuria refers to the presence of blood in the urine. Some causes are specific to, or more likely to affect, females. Blood in the urine is often due to infections, kidney problems, or injuries. In this article, we discuss the possible causes of blood in the urine in females. We also discuss when to visit […]