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Arrival of Menopause? Your Mental Health Might Take a Hit

by Carissa Andrews  -  October 21st, 2019

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World Menopause Day is coming up on Friday, October 18th and in honor of it, we wanted to discuss post-reproductive health and the symptoms that can go along with this life transition. As a 41-year old woman, the idea of being perimenopausal has come up a couple of times in the back of my mind. I’ve often wondered when symptoms will really start to come on and what will impact me the most. More importantly, is there anything I can proactively do to minimize them? Or when they start, is there anything I can do to relieve them naturally? I’m sure I can’t be the only one, so let’s take a closer look at the stages of menopause, how it can affect women differently, and ultimately, what can be done to live a full, engaging life – even after menopause.

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Can Eating Too Much Sugar Cause Depression?

by Natasha Tracy  -  October 10th, 2019

Can Eating Too Much Sugar Cause Depression preview

Major depression is predicted to become the leading cause of disability in high-income countries by 2030. At the same time, added sugar consumption in those countries continues to rise. But do these two facts have a relationship? Is sugar bad for more than just your waistline and teeth? Can sugar actually cause depression? What does science have to say about sugar causing depression?

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Is There A Link between Poverty and Depression?

by Natasha Tracy  -  September 30th, 2019

Is There A Link between Poverty and Depression preview
People with health problems, including mental illness, have greater rates of poverty, and those in poverty also have greater rates of health problems like mental illness. But the question is, is there a cause and effect? Does poverty cause mental illness? Does mental illness create poverty? These are difficult questions to answer. The relationship between poverty and mental health is complex and difficult to untangle.

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Stephen King – 23 Fascinating Facts About the King of Horror

by CANPharmacyKing  -  September 16th, 2019

Stephen King – 23 Fascinating Facts About the King of Horror

Stephen King is known world-wide as the “King of Horror” to fans of his literary works, but he didn’t start out that way. It took him years to get his writing career off the ground. However, his love of writing did extend far back into his own school years. Before he went on to become a master craftsman of the written word, did you know King was a High School English Teacher?

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From Regulating Cholesterol to Boosting Sex Drive; The Many Health Benefits of Figs

by Carissa Andrews  -  September 9th, 2019

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Figs, also known as anjeers to some, are a natural superfood with a variety of health benefits. According to a study, the typical American diet consumes figs in an extremely low amount. In fact, figs make up only 1% of all fruit consumed, despite their nutrient power punch. If you’ve never had a fresh fig, now’s the time to add them to your diet; especially since fig season is in full swing.

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Can Grapefruit or Other Juice Affect My ED Meds

by Carissa Andrews  -  August 26th, 2019

Grapefruit, grapefruit juice, and other grapefruit products are beloved by many, and for good reason. Grapefruit is high in vitamin C and potassium, and it smells great when used in products, such as lotions and bath bombs. However, grapefruit can actually stop important aspects of a medication from being distributed properly. In fact, it’s estimated that up to 85% of medications are known to have interactions with grapefruit.

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The Most Popular Blue Chew ED Pills to Keep Your Summer Chic and Fresh

by Carissa Andrews  -  August 12th, 2019

Summer is all about relaxing, kicking your feet up, and having a fun time. And you can certainly do that with the help of one of the most popular blue chew ED pills. Here’s the Canadian Pharmacy King’s pick of the top 5 most popular erectile dysfunction products on the market today.

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10 Health & Wellness Products for Women to Look Out for This Year

by Carissa Andrews  -  July 29th, 2019

10 Health & Wellness Products for Women to Look Out for This Year preview
With 2019 half-over, we’re looking forward to 2020 with some gotta-have products for women’s health and wellness. After all, when we flip to a new decade, we all want to look and feel our best. Right? Besides, 2020 is a pretty momentous year. Inspiring today’s blog is a straight-forward list of 10 awesome women’s products for everything from acne to weight loss. The great thing is, with these recommendations, there’s no need to peruse your local big box store or pharmacy for the best OTC supplement or prescription medication. We have you covered with this quick and easy guide to look and feel your best.

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Five Little-Known and Rare Diseases to Watch Out for in 2019

by Carissa Andrews  -  July 8th, 2019

Five Little-Known and Rare Diseases to Watch Out for in 2019 preview
One in twenty people live with a rare disease at some point in their lives. While this number might seem relatively high, the truth is, for many rare diseases, there is no cure. Each disease can impact a patient’s life—from a mild annoyance, all the way to being a death sentence. While many of them are treatable in some form, the key is knowing they exist so they can be diagnosed properly. The rarer a disease is, the harder it is to pinpoint what it actually is. This is especially true for diseases that can mask themselves as other diseases without the proper laboratory to look over the results.

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A Simple Guide to Dostinex (Cabergoline) for Hyperprolactinemia

by Carissa Andrews  -  June 24th, 2019

A Simple Guide to Dostinex (Cabergoline) for Hyperprolactinemia preview

Your body is a delicate machine and any hormone imbalance can cause a series of unwanted side effects or conditions to occur. The hormone prolactin is needed to regulate sex hormones, menstruation, ovulation, and breastfeeding in women. However, men also produce the hormone in smaller dosages, despite having no known normal function behind it. Prolactin is produced in the pituitary gland and when levels rise to high in the body (known as hyperprolactinemia), it has been linked to a handful of different conditions and diseases. Dostinex is a popular medication used to treat hyperprolactinemia, as well as the other conditions associated to it.

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