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Heart Disease Prevention, Treatments and Side Effects
Do you ever have acid reflux and wonder if it’s really a heart attack? Do you see headlines every winter…
Hispanic Health Risks
This month, we celebrate what makes Hispanic heritage wonderful and unique. We’d like to bring up another way to acknowledge…
Heatstroke: A Risky Side Effect of Many Drugs
The Northern Hemisphere is in the midst of yet another record-breaking heat wave. 1,700 people died from heat-related causes in…
How Wildfires Affect Your Health
Around the country this July, the skies grew hazy and the sun burned red, as the smoke of wildfires from…
More Than a Sunburn: Drugs Can Make Your Skin More Sensitive to Sun
Samantha Welch spent about 11 months avoiding the direct sunlight as best she could. She had been prescribed isotretinoin, an…
About Blood Clots and the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine
Earlier this week, the United States paused the use of Johnson & Johnson’s (J&J) COVID-19 vaccine to investigate six cases…
Doctors Debate Use of Blood Thinners to Prevent Clots in Women After C-Sections
This story also ran on U.S. News & World Report. It can be republished for free. Nearly all women who…
Coronavirus: It’s Causing Heart Problems
You’ve likely heard repeatedly that the novel coronavirus can cause people to have difficulty breathing and can lead to respiratory…
ACE Inhibitors in the Time of Coronavirus
Are you worried about ACE inhibitors and coronavirus? You may be hearing that one of the entry methods for the…
Ways to Lower High Blood Pressure Without Relying on Drugs
If you have hypertension — high blood pressure — you may think that the only way to control it is…
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