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Perindopril is an oral tablet used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure). It’s also used to lower the risk of death or heart attack in people with stable coronary artery (heart) disease. Perindopril is available only as a generic drug. Learn about side effects, warnings, dosage, and more.
Aggressive brain cancer cells are able to prolong their own lifespans indefinitely. How does this happen, and what strategy might curb this mechanism?
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can affect the shape and size of the joints, often in the hands, feet, and knees. X-rays and MRI scans can identify any damage that RA has caused. Seeing pictures of the symptoms can help people understand them better. In this article, we use images to take a close look at the symptoms of RA.
Itchy nipples are a common complaint, especially in the initial weeks of breastfeeding. In this article, learn about the causes of itchy nipples and breasts while breastfeeding, including thrush, a bad latch, contact dermatitis, and the let-down reflex. We also cover how to get relief at home and when to see a doctor.
There are many tiny spots or bumps on the tongue that people need for taste and sensation. But spots on the tongue that are unusual in size or appearance could be the sign of a health issue. Causes of unusual spots include lie bumps, burns, canker sores, infections, and oral cancer. Learn more here.
Eating a healthful diet is particularly important during pregnancy. The right nutrients help the fetus to develop and grow as it should. Pregnant women should eat a variety of fruits to provide them with healthful nutrients that may also help to relieve their symptoms. Learn which fruits to eat during pregnancy here.
ADHD sufferers don’t need to cause yourself heart-gripping pressure when going on vacation. Instead, create a checklist and make sure to check each item off before departure. Vacations are unwinding parts from the real world, isn’t that so? Not on the off chance that you have ADHD. At that point, vacation time is run-like mindless monkey time. It’s worry time. It’s overlooked stuff time. What’s more, it happens before you depart. When you reach your last stop, you’ll be tormented by blame and regret as you raced to the store to spend more cash to purchase more things you shouldn’t have overlooked. Or, learn about a fancy restaurant when the entire family takes off for an extravagant meal and you didn’t pack anything fancier than a shirt. Or, feel embarrassed when you remembered everything except for your telephone charger, and you’re on an island, and they don’t offer your telephone charger anyplace. You may require some assistance immediately and we have some tips to make your experience enjoyable. 1. Plan two weeks to a month ahead of time Jot down the activities in your organizer, alongside the significant telephone numbers, and afterward do it. These activities incorporate securing pet sitters, […]
I am new to finding out the importance of a healthy gut. One of my children has been through a world wind of a medical ordeal that continues to change his life therefore changing our entirely family’s lives too. Every day is something new to understand and explore. One main thing that I know for sure is that traditional doctor’s do not know much about healing the gut. In my opinion traditional Doctors study medical conditions that require medications as a band aid. Medications are temporary and most of the time harmful to other organs in our body. I have not heard of a medication that heals. My son was subjected to several doctors at different times. He was hospitalized 4 different times so far. Every time the doctors would come into his room asking the same questions over and over again. Sometimes the head doctor would come with a resident doctor who needed hands on experience. That meant that everything was going to be repeated again(definitely questions and sometimes test) at my son’s expense. The doctors would be holding a chart about my son but still ask a ton of repetitive questions. At times it was very frustrating because […]
It has been generally accepted that high levels of ‘good cholesterol’ protect the heart. But new research questions this, urging specialists to reassess.
Medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) is a rare type of thyroid cancer. The earliest sign of MTC is typically a painless lump in the neck. Later symptoms can include pain or discomfort, hoarseness, coughing, and difficulty swallowing or breathing. If caught early, the outlook for MTC is often very good. Learn more here.
Testosterone is the primary male sex hormone. Boosting its levels can have many effects, such as promoting muscle growth and improving libido. Saw palmetto, a plant resembling the leaves of a palm tree, may boost testosterone levels and offer other health benefits. Learn more about saw palmetto and testosterone here.
A blocked tear duct is very common in babies. There are many possible causes, including tear ducts that are too narrow. Symptoms include excessive watering of the eyes. Most cases do not cause any pain and do not require treatment. Learn more about the causes and treatment of a blocked tear duct in a baby here.
There are many people who believe using Vicks VapoRub on a baby’s feet can help reduce a cough and congestion. However, some of the active ingredients in Vicks are not safe for young children. In this article, learn whether Vicks is safe for babies, as well as about alternative ointments for cough relief.
Benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH, is the medical term for an enlarged prostate. BPH can cause difficulties with urination. Treatment options for BPH include watchful waiting, medication, minimally invasive procedures, and surgery. Lifestyle changes can also help improve a person’s symptoms. Learn more here.
Biceps tenodesis is a surgical procedure used to reduce pain in the shoulder and surrounding area. It is an option when pain is caused by problems with the biceps tendon in the arm. In this article, learn about the types of procedure, who could benefit from it, possible complications, and alternative treatments.
Summary description Eagle syndrome is a form of nerve pain that causes people to experience a dull, throbbing ache around the face and throat. It can be caused by an unusually long bone below the ear and can often be treated successfully with surgery. We look at the symptoms and treatments of Eagle syndrome.
A Viagra, Cialis, and inactivated flu vaccine combination reduced cancer spread in a mouse model of post-surgery metastasis by helping the immune system.
When Vyvanse starts to wear off, or when a person stops taking the medication suddenly, they may experience a Vyvanse crash. This ADHD medication can cause severe withdrawal symptoms such as fatigue or depression. In this article we look at methods a person can use to help cope with the symptoms of a Vyvanse crash.
The long-held approach to predicting seasonal influenza vaccine effectiveness may need to be revisited, new research suggests.
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