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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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The Facts and Fiction Behind Male Pattern Baldness

by Carissa Andrews  -  March 18th, 2019

Male pattern balding is a common condition leaving men all over the world on the hunt for a cure for. Did you know over 50% of all men over the age of fifty will experience hair loss to some degree? There happens to be plenty of misinformation out there about hair loss for men, and we wanted to get to the bottom of some of the most persistent myths—as well as discuss some of the facts all men should know about thinning hair. Let’s take a closer look.

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GMO Corn: Pluses and Minuses

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 23rd, 2017

GMO Corn: Pluses and Minuses preview

Corn and maize plants have been genetically modified to prevent it from being affected by toxic mould which kills crops around the world. It is very important, not only because it helps to keep harvest safe, but it is good for farm workers who are at risk of breathing in toxin-coated fungal spores.

This toxin-silencing technique can also be applied to the many other crops that producing fungus, including spices, legumes, rice and beans.

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Bolivian Prescription

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 20th, 2017

Bolivian Prescription preview

People living in Bolivian Amazon have the healthiest arteries in the world. 90% of the Tsimane people had clear arteries, which means they are not at risk of having heart disease. Even two thirds of people over 75 are have the lowest prevalence of coronary atherosclerosis of any population yet studied.

Their secret is in their diet.

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Doctors Turning Down by 10-A-Day

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 5th, 2017

Doctors Turning Down by 10-A-Day preview

5-a-day is not enough to reduce our chances of dying from a heart attack or cancer. According to a new research, we need 10-a-day, which is equivalent to 800g of fruit and vegetables. For example, 800g a day may include 2 kiwi fruit, 1 apple, 1 pear, 8 cauliflowers florets, 1 glass of orange juice, 3 tablespoons of peas, 2 broccoli spears, 1 tomato and 1 banana.

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Back-to-School Backpack Safety

by Liubov Edwards  -  March 27th, 2017

Back-to-School Backpack Safety preview

According to the latest research, trolleys are more beneficial than backpacks for schoolchildren, as they are less damaging for their backs. Most of schoolchildren are carrying a load above what is recommended.

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Healing with Your Dreams

by Liubov Edwards  -  March 1st, 2017

Healing with Your Dreams preview

A new study finds that sleep can be used to practise a special type of therapy to help people with post traumatic stress disorder, anxiety and people suffering from nightmares. This practice called lucid dreams, and it means that a person is aware and able to control their actions and even emotions when he is asleep.

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Is Mental Viagra a Real Thing?

by Liubov Edwards  -  February 23rd, 2017

Is Mental Viagra a Real Thing preview

Kisspeptin, a hormone, found in chocolate, is responsible for the voracious sexual appetite of young people during puberty. Scientists have found that an injection of the hormone triggers a chemical reaction in the brain which can make people feeling sexy, romantic and turned on.

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Brain Benefits from Mediterranean Diet

by Liubov Edwards  -  February 15th, 2017

Brain Benefits from Mediterranean Diet preview

A new study reveals that following a Mediterranean diet has a positive impact on brain health in elderly people.

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Got Kidney Stones? Try Roller Coaster

by Liubov Edwards  -  February 1st, 2017

Kidney Stones can cure Roller Coaster preview

A pang in the back, a kick to the lower abdomen and an urgency in the bladder - are the most common symptoms that often come with passing a kidney stone. It is unpleasant, but it is better to displace little stones before they become big ones and their removal may require a surgical operation.

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Reading Approved As A New RX

by Liubov Edwards  -  January 25th, 2017

Reading Therapy preview

Reading is not only fun, but also it brings great benefits to your health. Bibliotherapy, or book therapy - is the practice of using books to help people cope with mental, physical, emotional, and social problems.

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How to Help Someone with Diogenes Syndrome

by Liubov Edwards  -  January 18th, 2017

Getting along with Diogenes Syndrome preview

This condition is most common among elderly people and associated with the development of dementia. Affected by this syndrome, they neglect personal hygiene, become hoarders, isolate themselves from outside world.

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Making Your New Year's Resolutions Success

by Liubov Edwards  -  January 12th, 2017

Getting along with Diogenes Syndrome preview

After the lovely festive season is time for making resolutions. Unfortunately many of us fail after just several attempts to follow them. We all know how hard it is, but luckily there are psychological methods that can help:

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Approach Love with A Viagra Spray

by Liubov Edwards  -  December 16th, 2016

Approach Love with A Viagra Spray preview
The Viagra - not only best drug for erectile dysfunction, but also improves the heart’s contractions and pumping of blood all around the body. Correctly prescribed - it lowers a risk of heart attack to 46%, especially of men with type 2 diabetes.

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Smell Exam to Check for Alzheimer's

by Liubov Edwards  -  December 7th, 2016

Smell Exam to Check for Alzheimer's preview

Lemon, menthol, clove, strawberry, smoke, banana, garlic, cherry, peach, and chocolate - all these smells can be used to test a risk of Alzheimer’s disease. The way people react to the smells can indicate in what region of the brain thinning, which have been associated with Alzheimer's disease, may occur.

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Quit Smoking and A Prolong Life: It Can be Done

by Liubov Edwards  -  November 30th, 2016

Quit Smoking and A Prolong Life: It Can be Done preview

It is well known that smoking is harmful for human’s health, but how harmful? Now scientists know exactly what number of DNA mutation can be caused by smoking.

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Ask Your Dentist How to Live Well

by Liubov Edwards  -  November 16th, 2016

Ask Your Dentist How to Live Well preview

Pneumonia, Osteoporosis, Diabetes and Heart disease in many cases can be prevented just by having regular dental check ups.

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Could Bee Venom Cure Arthritis?

by Liubov Edwards  -  November 5th, 2016

Could Bee Venom Cure Arthritis preview

Millions of arthritis sufferers can get help from an unexpected source: bees! Bee venom injected straight into painful area has a powerful anti-inflammatory effect that halts the destruction of cartilage. The pure venom injections have been tried before, but it trigged potentially life-threatening allergic reactions in patients.

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Avatar: Love Your Heart

by Liubov Edwards  -  November 3rd, 2016

Avatar Love Your Heart preview

Technology is everywhere these days and medical profession is not an exclusion. With 85% of the planet having access to Wi-Fi, people may seek a medical assistance wherever they are.

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Build A Better Microbiome for Your Baby

by Liubov Edwards  -  October 19th, 2016

Build A Better Microbiome preview

Everybody knows that microbes are bad, especially around babies - that’s why we always try to get rid of them, using chlorinated water, pasteurization, sterilisation, pathogen free food and antibiotics. A recent study found out that receiving antibiotics during childhood is associated with an increased risk of asthma, allergies and even obesity.

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Omega Reading Concentration

by Liubov Edwards  -  October 5th, 2016

Omega Reading Concentration review

According to a new research, fatty acids omega-3 and omega-6 have a positive effect in children with inattention and reading difficulties. An experiment, which included about 200 school children from Sweden, demonstrated that after taking capsules of Omega3/6 and making changes in their diets, children with mild attention problems showed great improvement.

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Smelly Farts: An Unusual Treatment

by Liubov Edwards  -  September 21st, 2016

Smelly Farts: An Unusual Treatment preview
The foul smelling gas hydrogen sulfide, also known as the rotten egg gas is to be a part of new treatments for some of the most common complications association with diabetes.

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Barcoding to Cope with Leukaemia

by Liubov Edwards   -  September 15th, 2016

Barcoding to cope with Leukaemia preview

Using a “barcode” to blood or steam cells is going to make it easier to monitor and study changes that occur or change over time. A new study reports that many of blood white cells are only formed during the foetal period...

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How Your Commute Affects Your Weight?

by Liubov Edwards   -  August 31st, 2016

Healthy commuting preview

New research suggests that your weight depends on the way you commute to your workplace. Results of the research have revealed that commuters who using car are in average 4 kilograms heavier than those who using bike or walk. Lack of exercise is not only a main contributor to weight gain, but also to poor health.

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The Key To Successful Parenting

by Liubov Edwards  -  August 24th, 2016

The Key To Successful Parenting preview

Children are so adorable so it makes it very easy to spoil them. But the latest study tells us that when it comes to spoiling, your children should not be your top priority.

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Gene Therapy or Doping?

by Liubov Edwards  -  August 18th, 2016

Gene Therapy or Doping preview

Doping in sport is a very controversial topic. But is modern sport with amazing results possible without any kind of doping?

A new, more complicated type of doping is promised to be a doping of the future - gene therapy. It involves adding extra genes, whose sequence differs from a person’s own version of these genes which stimulates the production of red blood cells.

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Master Clock and Artificial Light

by Liubov Edwards  -  August 3rd, 2016

Master clock and Artificial Light preview

Being exposed to constant artificial lighting causes damaging effect to human’s health. A body rhythm, called the circadian clock, based on 24-hour day-night, light-dark cycles are controlled by our “biological clock". These Circadian rhythms control physical, mental and behavioral changes that follow a 24-hour cycle such as the sleep-wake cycle, body temperature, heart rate, and the release of hormones.

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The Surprising Thing Linked to Hypertension

by Liubov Edwards   -  July 21st, 2016

The Surprising Thing Linked to Hypertension preview

Living near an airport can be hard on your hearing. A recent study suggest that it is also hard on your heart. The noise produced by jet-powered planes may increase the risk of high blood pressure, especially at night. According to statistics 40% of people living near airport for three years and longer suffer of high blood pressure and more likely to be hospitalized for heart disease and stroke.

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Fats or Carbs? Which Diet is the Key to Victory

by Liubov Edwards   -  July 13th, 2016

Fats or Carbs preview

Doctors and nutritionists have been trying to fight obesity and diabetes for a very long time, and already made it clear that the right diet is a key to victory. But the question is - what diet is the right one?

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Tailored Pharmacy

by Liubov Edwards   -  June 16th, 2016

Tailored Pharmacy preview

Statistically 47.5% of people aged over 65 use five or more medications, including prescription drugs, over-the-counter remedies and dietary supplements. Over 58% of them were taking at least one medication that they do not need. Also inappropriate use of several medicines can be both wasteful and dangerous.

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Exercise Bus

by Liubov Edwards   -  June 1st, 2016

Exercise Bus preview

As we all know, lack of physical exercise is one of the causes of obesity alongside with many other health conditions. A recent study shows that the way people commute to work plays a significant role in controlling of body fat.

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The Romantic Side of Farting

by Liubov Edwards  -  May 11th, 2016

The Romantic Side of Farting preview

We all know that farting is a natural part of the human digestive process, but it is so embarrassing, when it happens in a public place or, even worse, in front of your new romantic partner . But according to number of studies, farting in front of your partner is not a bad sign, it opposite, it shows that you are relaxed and happy in company of that person and it can actually strengthen your bond.

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Grab Your Sunscreen As Summer is Here

by Liubov Edwards   -  May 4th, 2016

Grab Your Sunscreen preview
A new study reveals how mice can help to prevent the most dangerous type of skin cancers - melanoma. The scientists have developed a mouse model that can be used for testing effectively of sun screens. Before all the manufactured sunscreens were tested only in human volunteers or synthetic skin.

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The Danger of Sleepwalking

by Liubov Edwards   -  April 21st, 2016

The Danger of Sleepwalking preview

Sleepwalking is an abnormal disruptive behaviour that occurs during sleep, most commonly seen in small children, but there is 2.5% of adult population who are also affected.

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Pigeon Air Testing

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 14th, 2016

Pigeon Air Testing preview

Air pollution in big cities is a massive problem and scientists need to collect data every day to try to control it. Pigeon Air Control in London “employes" local pigeons to carry air pollution sensors which detect the level of pollution in different areas of the city.

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Men On the Pill

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 6th, 2016

Men On the Pill preview

Pharmaceutical companies have reached experimental stages for the world’s first birth control pill for men. The new pill will create temporary male sterility and is going to be based on the male hormone testosterone, which can cause infertility at specific doses.

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Is Your Job Hurting Your Heart?

by Liubov Edwards  -  March 31st, 2016

Is Your Job Hurting Your Heart preview

It is well known that poor diet and lack of exercise can seriously damage your heart. But scientists from the American Heart Association found that some people of certain professions, due to less healthy habits, can be at risk too.

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Hidden Toxics in Your Home

by   -  March 16th, 2016

Hidden Toxics in Your Home preview

According to The World Health Organization, 4.3 million people a year die from exposure to household air pollution.

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Viagra Safeguard

by Liubov Edwards  -  March 10th, 2016

Viagra Safeguard preview
Viagra is very well known for treating impotence, but it also can help to fight pulmonary arterial hypertension, a life-threatening condition that affects swimmers and divers in cold water.

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Cell Traffic

by Liubov Edwards  -  March 2nd, 2016

Cell Traffic preview

A new study reveals that we really are “what we eat". Our genes regulate how the food we eat is broken down, but also the food we eat regulates our genes. A human body is not just a product of genetics, but also epigenetics, which can modify the genome.

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Man's Best Friend Can Cut Risk of Dementia

by Liubov Edwards   -  February 25th, 2016

Dog’s IQ and Human’s Dementia preview

New research says that cognitive abilities of dogs may give us some clues to dementia. The researchers created a prototype IQ test, which they used to assess the intelligence of 68 working border collies.

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How to Eliminate Zika?

by Liubov Edwards  -  February 17th, 2016

How to Eliminate Zika preview

According to the World Health Organisation, The Zika virus is "spreading explosively", particularly in Central and South America. It seems there is not much has been done to stop the spreading of the virus.

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Are you SAD?

by Liubov Edwards   -  February 10th, 2016

Are you SAD preview

SAD, or Seasonal affective disorder has been accepted by medical professionals as a type of mental disorder. But today SAD is not considered as a stand-alone condition, it can be a symptom of major depression or a psychiatric disorder.

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Stand Up and Be Healthy

by Liubov Edwards   -  February 4th, 2016

Stand Up and Be Healthy preview

Using standing desks increases attention and better behavior of students, a new report reveals. Standing up while working can help to memories facts, digest reading material, solve problems and organize thoughts through writing. It also helps to fight obesity.

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Beetle Juice Pharmacy

by Liubov Edwards   -  January 27th, 2016

Can insects be used for pharmaceutical industry? Can they be beneficial for our health? We know that bees are helpful: they produce honey, which used by human as a treat and as a treatment. But what about the rest of the insect kingdom?

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Beta-Spider Blocker

by Liubov Edwards  -  January 14th, 2016

Beta-Spider-Blocker preview
It is a fact that 30% of Americans are suffering from arachnophobia, demonstrating very fearful behavior.

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Genes and Generosity

by Liubov Edwards  -  January 6th, 2016

Genes and Generosity preview

What makes one person altruistic and generous and another stingy and selfish? Well, a new study shows that the answer can be in our genes. The study shows, that for example if one of twins or siblings gave blood, the chance that his or her sibling will be a donor as well are very high.

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Health and Safety Tips for Santa

by Liubov Edwards  -  December 28th, 2015

Health and Safety Tips for Santa preview

Christmas time is very exciting, especially for children, as Santa brings lots of new toys for them. Unfortunately a wrong choice of toys can lead to an accident or severe injury. For example last year about 252 000 children were treated in emergency rooms for toy-related injuries, 70% of the children were aged 12 or younger.

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Could Dating Apps Be Responsible for HIV

by Liubov Edwards   -  December 16th, 2015

Could Dating Apps Be Responsible for HIV preview

The new research provided by the Union nations shows that dating apps can be dangerous as they cause the increase of HIV cases, especially amongst Asian teenagers. The use of dating apps has amplified the opportunity for spontaneous sex. They create networks of men in which infections rapidly spread among users.

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Doping to Beat Laziness?

by Liubov Edwards  -  December 10th, 2015

Doping to Beat Laziness preview

Very often obesity and obesity related conditions are consequences of being lazy. But how is it possible to stimulate lazy people to exercise and get fit? The answer might be in using “psycho-active drugs". Even moderate-intensity physical activities require considerable effort, especially comparing to zero effort “activities" like watching TV.

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Does Weather Affect Your Sex Desire?

by Liubov Edwards  -  December 3rd, 2015

Does Weather Affect Your Sex Desire preview

We hear about climate change from variety of sources almost every day, but it always seems to us as something abstract. A new study can definitely make us more aware of that, because it has found that hotter temperatures lead to less sex. Global warming will affect not only our sex drive, but our hormone levels, quality semen in men and ovulation for women. The researches also found a connection between hotter weather and decline of number of children being born.

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A Flu Forecast?

by Liubov Edwards   -  November 26th, 2015

A Flu Forecast preview

We all keep an eye on daily weather forecast, to be prepared to any change in meteorological conditions. But is it possible to predict some deceases activity, for example flu, the same way? The answer is Yes. Google Flu Trends (GFT) was launched exactly for this purpose. They are able to provide real-time estimates that could accurately guide hospitals and health systems in allocating resources for flu care.

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Texting Obsession

by Liubov Edwards   -  November 19th, 2015

Texting Obsession preview

More and more people are becoming very attached to their smartphones; they are browsing the internet, using social networks and texting. New findings show that obsessive excessive texting can lead to reduce academic performance in teenagers, especially girls.

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The Movie Treatment

by Liubov Edwards  -  November 12th, 2015

The Movie Treatment preview

“Lazy eye" or amblyopia affects 2-3 in every 100 children in the US. The most common treatment for this condition so far is the placement of a patch over the stronger eye for quite a long time, so the only weaker eye will be used.

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Oh, We Are Always Under a Cloud

by Liubov Edwards  -  November 4th, 2015

Oh We Are Always Under a cloud preview

Most of us scared of microbes and try our best to avoid catching them. But according to a study, every one of us has his own “microbial cloud", which is unique and individual like ones fingerprints. These microbes can be spread through direct contact and through air, so it crowded places these clouds can simply clash.

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A Girl's Best Friend Can Help Detect Earlier Stage Cancers

by Liubov Edwards   -  October 28th, 2015

A Girl's Best Friend Can Help Detect Earlier Stage Cancers preview

Diamonds are beautiful and expensive and they are “a girl’s best friend". But recent study reveals that they can be not only girl’s best friends, but everybody’s best companion, as they have an ability to detect early-stage cancers. Nanodiamonds are synthetic version of diamonds, which can detect presence of early -stage cancer in MRT scans. They also can improve the quality of the treatment of chemotherapy-resistant liver and breast cancers.

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Depressed? Try Fish Therapy

by Liubov Edwards   -  October 21st, 2015

Depressed? Try Fish Therapy preview

Depression affects about 350 million people worldwide. Despite of existence of different forms of treatment for the condition, many of which have potential side effects, depression still is the world’s second cause of disability.

But risk of depression can be reduced by making some changes in your lifestyle; and first of all in your diet.

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Could Hopping Help Your Hips?

by Liubov Edwards   -  October 15th, 2015

Hopping Against Osteoporosis preview

Two minutes of hopping a day can help to prevent osteoporosis and strengthen hip bones, say researches. With age bones become thinner, which often leads to hip fractures among elder people. A study led by British scientists showed that bone density in the hopping leg improved after just one year. But it is very important to hop with caution as any falling can cause a fracture.

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Are You On the List?

by Liubov Edwards  -  October 7th, 2015

Are You On the List preview

Forget about taro cards and fortune tellers if you want to know for how long are you going to stay alive. One medical test can answer the question with precision. The new test supposed to show how fast a person is ageing. One of the researches, said: "This new test holds great potential as with further research, it may help improve the development and evaluation of treatments that prolong good health in older age."

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A Pill or A Gas Mask?

by Liubov Edwards   -  October 2nd, 2015

A Pill or A Gas Mask preview

Any radiation exposure can have terrible and often lethal affect on human’s body. Not many people keep gas masks at home in case a nuclear incident happens. Luckily a new breakthrough has been reported, which means that soon we can have a single pill or injection that can protect human’s body from potential lethal effects of radiation.

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CSI Finale: Tracking the Malaria Killer

by Liubov Edwards   -  September 25th, 2015

CSI Finale: Tracking the Malaria Killer preview

CBS confirmed that CSI will end its 15-season run with a two-hour finale on Sep 27th, featuring original cast members William Petersen and Marg Helgenberger. To celebrate the 15 incredible years. Fans including #CANPharmacyKing who has touched this show. This one's for you.

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To Romance through Stomach

by Liubov Edwards   -  September 23rd, 2015

To Romance through Stomach preview

An English proverb says that the way to a man's heart is through his stomach. According to a recent scientific research the same can be said about women too. Scientists are pretty certain that a hungry woman is less responsive to romance, because her brain is only focused with thoughts of food. As an experiment to prove it, pictures of fatty foods and romantic pictures were shown to a group of women.

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Breakfast Against Obesity

by Liubov Edwards   -  September 16th, 2015

Breakfast Against Obesity preview

Skipping breakfast is not a good idea at all. If you do it regularly it will eventually affect your health. Why breakfast it so important? Firstly your body and mind needs energy re-fuel after hours of night fasting. Secondary it increases your chance of becoming obese and also developing diabetes and wrist of a heart attack. Having a breakfast makes people less likely to be hungry during the rest of the day, so they do not overeat.

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Natural Napping Remedies

by Liubov Edwards   -  September 10th, 2015

Natural Napping Remedies preview

It is very well known, that sleep is very important for everybody. A recent study reveals that a short nap can help to reduce impulsive behavior and tolerate frustration. Just 30 -60 minutes of sleep in day time can make one’s behavior calmer and also help brain working better.

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Dancing Your Way to Good Health

by Liubov Edwards   -  August 26th, 2015

Dancing Your Way to Good Health preview

The power of dance has been used therapeutically for centuries, as a ritual of healing sicknesses. Later dance become a form of expressive art. The establishment of dance as a therapy occurred in the 1950s, when American Dance Therapy Association was founded.

Dance therapy is becoming more and more popular nowadays .

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Blue Rag or Blue Cap

by Liubov Edwards   -  August 12th, 2015

Blue Rag or Blue Cap preview

Sleeping sickness is quite common in countries of sub-Saharan Africa and around 300 000 people are infected every year. As some other tropical diseases, sleeping sickness is transmitted by fly, called the tsetse. The symptoms are headache, swollen joins, reduced body weight very often can be fatal. Scientists have been trying many methods to reduce the tsetse fly population and recently discovered a very simple but effective way.

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Recalled: Nuts, Spices, Raw Pet Food, and Sushi Tuna

by   -  August 10th, 2015

Warning Signs of Salmonella preview

What do nuts, spices, raw pet food, and raw tuna used for sushi have in common – that’s right – salmonella. In recent months there has been 62 confirmed cases popping up across 11 states – Minnesota included on just the sushi alone. Eeeep, I like my sushi, too.

Osamu Corporation out of Gardena, CA is responsible for recalling a batch of frozen yellow fin tuna chunk meat (lot #68568) after the product was found to host salmonella by the Minnesota Department of Health.

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New Perspectives of 3D Printing

by Liubov Edwards   -  August 3rd, 2015

New Perspectives of 3D Printing preview

3D printing has been becoming very useful in different industries. And now individualized pills, tailored to the need of each individual patient can be easily “created" thanks to this new technology. The first ever 3D printed drug, called SPRITAM has been approved to use for epilepsy treatment. Before that 3D printing was successfully used to print growth-flexible implants that saved lives of several babies with a life treating condition.

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Adding Salt Can Help You LOSE Weight

by Liubov Edwards   -  July 29th, 2015

Adding Salt Can Help You LOSE Weight preview

According to a new study, lowering sodium intake is not as good as it was thought to be. Fat and salt act together to increase weight gain. This conclusion was made after researches experimented with mice diets. They found out that the group of mice, that was kept on a high-fat diet with highest salt content gained 3 times less weight than mice who were fed high-fat food with less salt content.

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Sip Up Viagra's New Competition

by Liubov Edwards  -  July 15th, 2015

Sip Up Viagra's New Competition preview

Coffee influence on human body has always been a controversy. Obviously, it has its benefits and its downsides. Recent study reveals that drinking two to three cups of coffee a day can lower a risk of ED (erectile dysfunction) for men. Researches found out that caffeine has a series of pharmacological effects on a male’s body; it causes relaxation of blood arteries and the muscle of the penis, which increase blood flow.

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New Benefits of Statins

by Liubov Edwards   -  July 10th, 2015

New Benefits of Statins preview

Checkout Video: BC wildfire update

Follow @BCGovFireInfo for #BCWildfire Updates, News & Prevention Tips.

Air pollution affects millions of people, especially those living in big cities. Recently an air quality advisory was issued in Vancouver due to smoke from wildfires that have invaded the region.

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Listeria Free Summer Retreat

by Liubov Edwards  -  July 4th, 2015

Listeria Free Summer Retreat preview

The recent discovery of listeria bacteria in ice cream produced by Blue Bell Creameries put many people in to a state of shock. Listeria was the cause of food poisoning of several people. Many other bacterias can be killed by pasteurization, cooking foods to the proper temperature and freezing, but listeria bacteria will survive. If the food was infected before being frozen, the bacteria will grow after the food was defrosted.

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Jurassic Allergy

by Liubov Edwards  -  June 26th, 2015

Jurassic Allergy preview

There are many theories trying to explain the extinction of dinosaurs. Some are very controversial. But many scientists agree that climate change was the most likely one.

As we can see today climate change has a dramatic impact on any forms of life. The only difference between climate change in Jurassic period and nowadays is the human contribution.

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Probiotics: Follow Your Gut Feeling

by Liubov Edwards  -  June 10th, 2015

Probiotics: Follow Your Gut Feeling preview

Nowadays antibiotics can be found everywhere, they are unavoidable; they are in meat, in water, in soap and mouthwash. Antibiotics are used in agriculture on animals as preventative measure. They are used in quite high amounts, so antibiotic residues can remain in the meat.

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The Twisted Story of Snow White

by Liubov Edwards   -  June 3rd, 2015

The Twisted Story of Snow White preview

Not only parents but also brothers and sisters play they roles in shaping our personality. For example according to a recent study having lots brothers and sisters helps boost creativity as they try to be different from each other. Another study asserted that each additional brother or sister correlates with 14% reduction in obesity.

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The Surprising Side Effects of Grooming

by Liubov Edwards  -  May 22nd, 2015

Use of anabolic-androgenic steroids or synthetic testosterone helps to sculpt a well-muscled body much faster, than just by taking physical exercises. Long term of using them leads to very unpleasant and bad side effects. Side effects include: increased body hair, aggressive behaviour, fluid retention, elevated blood pressure, sleeplessness, increased irritability...

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Is Mom Our First Pharmacist?

by Liubov Edwards   -  May 6th, 2015

It’s the mom who knows your allergies

It’s the mom who checks the medicine labels and instructions

It’s the mom who stores the medicine safely

It’s the mom who organizes all the pills


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Tension or Hypertension?

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 30th, 2015

A new study shows that dining out can be directly linked to hypertension risk. People with hypertension are at risk for kidney failure and stroke. In the US there are almost 2 million children and 70 million adults are affected by hypertension. Eating meals away from home usually includes consuming a higher intake of calories, saturated fat and salt which can cause high blood pressure.

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Strange Ways to Manage Pain

by   -  April 27th, 2015

Pain in life is inevitable, but the way we manage it can vary from person to person. Some people are able to grin and bear it, while others might cringe just at the thought. Yet without pain, our body would have no way of protecting us from dangers that could become life threatening without immediate attention.

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Can Selfie be an Easy Prescription Refill?

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 23rd, 2015

A new study revealed that people who regularly take selfies and post them on social media tend to be more narcissistic and score higher on measures of psychopathy. Narcissism is bad and not healthy for both individuals and society. Our previous blog post Facebook Usage and Selfie-Taking Correlated to Narcissism also tells that people are using Facebook or take pictures only reveals parts of his or her personality.

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The 'Greatest' Threat to the National Security

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 16th, 2015

Currently, 15,000 potential annual recruits fail their physicals and an additional 27% are turned away due to obesity.

Although a civilian may pass the minimum physical requirements to join the U.S. military, poor health results in training injuries.

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Keeping Sex Hot in Your Senior Years

by   -  April 13th, 2015

In modern society, we’ve lost our way when it comes to not only accepting the wisdom and benefit that comes with age and experience – but we’ve also tried to shut out essential elements of what it means to be a senior. Gone are the days of revering and respecting the elders in our communities (which, by the way, is something this Minnesotan woman feels should really be reintroduced), and in are the days when only the virility of the young is admired most.

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Are You Getting Your Five A Day

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 1st, 2015

Scientists have been discussing benefits and harm that coffee can bring to a human body for decades. That’s for sure that the effect of coffee consumption on cardiovascular health can be called “controversial". But the recent study reveals that drinking up to five cups of coffee a day may benefit the arteries by reducing of the risk of clogging.

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Googling the Gout

by Liubov Edwards  -  March 25th, 2015

Gout always was considered as a ‘noble’ decease. The list of sufferers is pretty impressive: Alexander the Great, Beethoven, Christopher Columbus, Leonardo Da Vinci, Charles Dickens, Michelangelo and many other famous people, including Queen Victoria and Sir Winston Churchill. By Googling Gout we can find that Queen Victoria stands alone, as the only historical female figure suffering from this condition.

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A Medical Prescription to Reduce Racism?

by Liubov Edwards  -  March 18th, 2015

A scientist from Oxford University sure that “everything comes down to biology" and that racism is not an exclusion. According to the research anxiety and even high blood pressure can be one of the reasons of the social disease. Propanol, which is usually prescribed for people with high blood pressure can be a solution and help ease the extreme behavior.

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Red Light for Asthma?

by Liubov Edwards  -  March 11th, 2015

Waiting at a red light not only makes motorists frustrating but also may be a cause of very serious medical conditions, such as asthma, cardiovascular disease and childhood leukemia. The latest study found that signalized traffic intersections had the highest levels of pollution, attributable to the frequent changes in driving conditions.

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Mona Lisa Smile Links to High Cholesterol

by Liubov Edwards  -  March 4th, 2015

Studies reveal that Mona Lisa's smile might be caused by very bad levels of cholesterol. According to Dr Vito Franco, from Palermo University, “she shows clear signs of a build-up of fatty acids under the skin, caused by too much cholesterol". If she could have her cholesterol level tested and got the statin drug treatment her smile would be different.

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Is This The Strictest Security Check Ever?

by Liubov Edwards   -  February 27th, 2015

Travellers taking antibiotics to prevent “travellers diarrhea" are at risk of developing antimicrobial resistance. 20-50% of international travellers develop diarrhoea within the first week of travel. In most cases the use of antibiotics is unnecessary as diarrhoea resolves on its own.

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Chasing the Dragon of Drugs

by Liubov Edwards  -  February 18th, 2015

The China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) plans to allow online sales of prescription drugs. A system will be set up to allow licensed pharmacists to dispense prescriptions online.

Most major Chinese pharmaceutical companies, as Jointown Pharmaceutical Group, the Sinopharm Group, Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holdings, have already set up their own e-commerce sites. Firms such as Alibaba and Tmall also have marketed online sales of prescription drugs as a huge opportunity for growth.

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Can A Pharmacist Call in Sick?

by Liubov Edwards  -  February 10th, 2015

There are hundreds of excuses people use when calling in sick. Monday 2 February has even been called National Sickie Day in the UK, as statistically 69 per cent of the country’s workers said they would be tempted to call sick on this particular day. But excuses workers give their employers are not always reasonable, sometimes they can be really outrageous.

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The Music Sheet of The Heart

by Liubov Edwards  -  January 28th, 2015

Music Sheet of Heart preview

A group of researches including medical historians, cardiologists and musicologists has found proof of “musical electrocardiograms" after analyzing Beethoven’s music.

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How to Get Back on Track after a Mental Illness Diagnosis

by   -  January 26th, 2015

Back on Track Preview

It is an unfortunate fact that about 6% of the American population will be diagnosed with a serious mental illness at some point in their lives (most of them between the ages of 15-30). That is one in 17 people who suffer from serious forms of illnesses like bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, or major depression.

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Can Ibuprofen be a Fountain of Youth?

by Liubov Edwards  -  January 22nd, 2015

Ibuprofen for ageing preview

A search for a magic drug that could slow down ageing has been taking place for many years. But maybe the drug already exists? The new study found that the well known drug ibuprofen can extend the lifespan of worms and flies. However it’s too early to know whether the drug will have the same effect in people.

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Sex Differences in Idiotic Behavior

by Liubov Edwards  -  January 15th, 2015

Idiotic Behavior preview

The new study testing "male idiot theory" - the idea that sex differences in risk-seeking behavior explain the observation that "men are idiots and idiots do stupid things." According to data from the Darwin Awards (an annual hall of fame commemorating those considered to have died in exceptionally stupid way) 88.7% of the Award winners were men.

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Santa's Present for A Pharmacist

by Liubov Edwards  -  January 8th, 2015

Santa Gift for A Pharmacist preview

Everybody is having fun in the festive season and everybody is enjoying varieties of food. It is so difficult to resist all these delicious temptations and not to become a “Christmas glutton" for several days, or weeks….Santa’s not an exclusion, by the way. All these excesses will unavoidably lead to some extra pounds. So visiting a gym and taking slimming medicine would be the first things to start the New Year with.

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Easy Tips to Buy Cialis

by Liubov Edwards  -  December 18th, 2014

Easy Tips to Buy Cialis preview

There can be different causes leading to ED, and finding them is very important to get the right treatment in time. Sometimes loosing points off a credit score can seriously affect ones sex life. In this case you need to seek not only a professional medical help and start taking a prescribed medication like Cialis, but also find a proper financial adviser and get your finances sorted.

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How to End the Multiple Sclerosis Crisis

by Liubov Edwards  -  December 11th, 2014

Multiple Sclerosis Crisis preview

Recognizing the emotions other people feel is crucial for establishing proper interpersonal relations. The latest study shows that people suffering from multiple sclerosis not only have trouble with recognizing other people's facial expressions and emotions but also with "reading" body language conveyed by posture.

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Should School Campuses Have RX Vending Machines?

by   -  December 8th, 2014

RX Vending Machine preview

The debate about having vending machines in public schools was raging even when I was a kid. However, the kind of vending machines now being added to American colleges doesn't dish out Milk Duds and Pepsi. Instead, they dispense prescription medications.

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Could Nanotechnology Destroy Ebola?

by Liubov Edwards  -  November 20th, 2014

Could Nanotechnology destroy Ebola preview

Ebola, the viral disease has already killed at least 4,400 people in West Africa, especially in Sierra leone. It has been very difficult to develop a vaccine for Ebola, because the virus mutates very quickly. Scientists think that nanotechnology can offer a solution: development of nano particles that could be attached chemically to the virus and stop it from spreading.

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Is The Broken Heart Syndrome a Myth?

by Liubov Edwards   -  November 13th, 2014

Broken Heart Syndrome preview

A severe emotional or physical stress, such as a sudden illness, the loss of a loved one, a relationship problems can quite literally break people's hearts. So broken heart is not just a myth or a lyrical expression, it even has a scientific name "Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy" and can be an official diagnosis.

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Anti-alcohol Poster from Canadian Pharmacy King

by Liubov Edwards  -  November 3rd, 2014

Anti-alcohol Poster preview

Drinking alcohol affects your entire body including the brain, nervous system, liver, heart and you emotional well-being. It also interacts with most prescription and over-the-counter medications. Alcohol is a "depressant" drug.

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Social Media Pills: The Key to Success

by Liubov Edwards  -  October 23rd, 2014

Social Media Pills preview

Social media is a very important selling tool of the 21st century. As more and more people are using social media it has become essential for any kind of business to reach their customers using social media "pills".

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Crime Scene Do Not Enter Diabetics

by Liubov Edwards  -  October 15th, 2014

CSI Diabetics preview

Candy, french fries, cakes, fast food , ice-cream - all of them can be found at a diabetes crime scene. Healthy diet and right medical advice are extremely important for people with this condition.

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First Date Coeliac Screening Test

by Liubov Edwards  -  October 3rd, 2014

First Date Coeliac Screening Test preview

Perhaps pharmacies offering a new in-pharmacy coeliac disease screening test can be a good place for people, who are on a gluten free diet, to find their dates. The SIMTOMAX coeliac screening test is quick and simple and involves just a small finger prick blood.

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Urge to be 007: Bizarre Side-effects of RLS

by Liubov Edwards  -  September 23rd, 2014

Urge to be 007 preview

Sometimes treating Restless leg Syndrome by taking Mirapex tablets and Requip can have very unusual side effects such as an uncontrollable desire to engage in activities like gambling, drinking and strong sexual impulses. Perhaps even attempts to become a secret agent in the manner of James Bond.

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Let's Join the Ebola Fight

by Liubov Edwards  -  September 19th, 2014

Let's Join the Ebola Fight preview

The resent Ebola outbreak has already claimed over 2,000 lives. But it could have been stopped, if a vaccine had been developed and stockpiled sooner. Unfortunately big pharmaceutical companies, which dominate the market, were not interested in investing in vaccine, as the poorest countries in the world can't afford to pay for a new vaccine.

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A Talking Pill Bottle

by Liubov Edwards   -  September 11th, 2014

A Talking Pill Bottle preview

One of the biggest problems in medicine is that people don't consistently take the drugs they're prescribed. A new pill bottle cap connected to wireless network is going to be a solution. The system called "Vitality" will blink and make sound signals to remind a patient to take his medicine and can be set to alert if someone isn't taking medicine.

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Generic vs Brand Drugs

by Liubov Edwards  -  September 4th, 2014

Generic vs Brand Drugs preview

What do you think when you see a generic version of a familiar brand name medication? Perhaps, that it must not be as effective and safe, as brand-name version? You would be wrong! Food and Drug Administration (FDA) must approve the generic drug before it can be marketed, so it is safe to take and the drug will be priced at least 45% lower than the brand-name drug.

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Happy Pills - Prescription for Fun

by Liubov Edwards  -  August 27th, 2014

Happy Pills - Prescription for Fun preview

What is the best medicine? Laugh, kisses, hugs, cuddles, music, love, care, relationship, exercise, prayers! Canadian Pharmacy King aims to provide the greatest medicine of obtaining joy and happiness together. Comment here and vote for your best RX.

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Tips Eye Chart

by Liubov Edwards  -  August 20th, 2014

Tips Eye Chart preview

Cute future eye chart to go with top 10 eye care tips by Canadian Pharmacy King. Would this make your yearly visit to the doctor more interesting? Need this for your office or home?..Hope you like it!

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Canadian Pharmacy Viagra - Use It or Lose It

by Liubov Edwards  -  August 13th, 2014

Canadian Pharmacy Viagra - Use It or Lose It preview

A stressful lifestyle and overdue bills can make a male's ED worse. Join Canadian pharmacy King and get ED (or impotence) treatment meds for the lowest price. Buy Viagra or Cialis in a safe and discreet way from online Canadian dispensing pharmacy. Symptoms of ED also can be improved by making lifestyle changes and having more confidence.

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Canadian Pharmacy King's Supermarket

by Liubov Edwards  -  August 7th, 2014

Canadian Pharmacy King's Supermarket preview

Many people are on medications for conditions that can be remedied with a refinement of their diet. Canadian Pharmacy King offers not only prescription drugs but also provides useful health care and dieting tips via interesting articles and comics. Remember, that right healthy food can be as effective as prescription medicine.

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Pharmacist's Interview about Birth Control

by Liubov Edwards  -  July 30th, 2014

Pharmacist's Interview about Birth Control preview

In response to the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision companies must tell their workers if they are not going to offer contraception coverage in the employee health plans.

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Does Your iPhone Make You Happy?

by Liubov Edwards   -  July 22nd, 2014

Does iPhone make you happy

We all know how useful and helpful iPhones and other gadgets can be, but can they provide happiness? Well, according to a new Swedish study the answer is No. Though some apps can be helpful for fighting a depression, but only people and human relationships can make us happy.

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Does Being Religious Make You Prone To Depression?

by   -  July 14th, 2014

Does Religion help with depression preview

Religion and spirituality certainly offer their share of benefits, but research regarding its ability to stave off depression is mixed.

Depression is described as a state where the sufferer experiences “feelings of helplessness, hopelessness, worthlessness, and of being out of control."

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Talk Therapy or Antidepressant

by Liubov Edwards  -  July 9th, 2014

Talk Therapy preview

New figures reveal that more and more people are prescribed antidepressant drugs to medicalise everyday sadness. Being depressed from time to time is a universal human experience and quite often a session of talk therapy or just a nice chat can have much better effect on those people than any antidepressants.

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Top 10 Drugs Used by Students

by   -  July 7th, 2014

Students hooked on pills preview

Adolescents use all sorts of medications for various reasons. While not all of the uses are considered appropriate, these ten are the ones most used by students in today’s world – and are ones any parent should be taking note of. Each of them has a very real purpose for this age group, but they can also be misused if not careful.

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Have You Got World Cup Fever

by Liubov Edwards  -  July 4th, 2014

World Cup Fever preview

Getting a fever on vacation can easily ruin the fun. But getting a football fever when in Brazil should be a fun. But you need to be prepare for that very seriously. With Germany, Holland and Chile caps, England, Columbia and Brazil t-shirts and Japan and Uruguay scarves, Anti malarial pills, Advil and Acetaminophen you should be fine there.

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Music Therapy

by Lubaed  -  June 30th, 2014

For many decades, music therapy is being used by medical professionals to help patients prepare for and recover from surgery, help to fight depression or anxiety, especially in children with autism.

The principle behind the music therapy is simple - certain types of music make people feel good, as their mind stops dwelling on the negative feelings such as anger, tension, or fear.

Music Therapy preview

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The Global Problem

by Liubov Edwards   -  June 18th, 2014

The global problem preview

According to the latest U.N Global warming report if greenhouse gases ( including carbon dioxide) continue to rise, the world is looking at another about 6 or 7 degrees Fahrenheit (3.5 or 4 degrees Celsius) of warming by 2100 and it may have a catastrophic effect on people's health.

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Multilingualism against Dementia

by Liubov Edwards  -  June 12th, 2014

Multilingualism against Dementia Preview

The latest study shows that bilingualism, even when acquired in adulthood, may benefit the ageing brain and delay the onset of dementia by several years. So, as the proverb says: Never too old to learn!

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Ask Your Google Glass or Pharmacist?

by Liubov Edwards  -  June 6th, 2014

Ask Your Google Glass preview

Google Glass is a wearable computer which was developed by Google. It has already been found very useful in many areas of life including healthcare. For example, It can provide a patient with information on side effects and instructions such as whether to take the medication with food. Also the researchers found that Google Glass can help patients with Parkinsons, by providing visual cues to wearers that help them unblock their brains and regain their movement.

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Pictures on Prescriptions?

by Liubov Edwards   -  May 30th, 2014

Pictures on Prescriptions preview

Using pictures and symbols, rather than handwritten words on prescriptions can help many patients, especially illiterate ones take their medicines correctly when they leave hospital. But there are still some improvements to be made, for example, to find a way how to tell illiterate patients about the harm and side-effects of medication, with the help of symbols and infographics.

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DON'T Drive Impaired

by Liubov Edwards   -  May 21st, 2014

Don't drive impaired preview

If you have taken your medication and thinking about driving after that, think twice. Do not put yourself and those around you at risk. There are many alternatives to driving yourself. Call a taxi, use public transport, ask a friend or a relative to drive instead, or just walk.

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CAUTION Driving with Medications

by Liubov Edwards  -  May 13th, 2014

CAUTIOM Driving with Medications preview

It is always a good idea to check with your pharmacist or doctor if your prescribed medication would affect your driving ability. But at the end of the day it is always the driver who should be responsible for his actions.

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Can Medications Make You a Better Mom?

by Liubov Edwards  -  May 9th, 2014

Can medications make you a better mom preview

Sadness, anxiety, pessimism, insomnia, irritability, fatigue are range of unpleasant but normal maternal emotions. But for some moms the only way to "fight" them is taking psychiatric medications. Then the world seems a less terrifying place to raise children, stress becomes more manageable, but...

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The Unmemorable Medicine

by Liubov Edwards  -  May 2nd, 2014

Unmemerable medicine preview

What is the pill with the longest name?

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Better than a Helmet

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 21st, 2014

Better than a Helmet preview

Spring is coming which means that pollen allergy is coming too! And instead of wearing helmets or spending all the time indoors, some allergy patients might be able to feel a little more comfortable than usual this spring. Thanks to new form of allergy medicine, called Oralair, which is simply taken under the tongue.

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Easter and After

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 18th, 2014

Easter and after preview

Easter is coming and Easter Bunny hurries up to bring children their chocolate eggs. But the next day the chocolate lovers' parents are calling for a Post-Easter bunny to supply them with anti-allergy medicine.

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Medicine Wanted! Old age Bonnie and Clyde

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 10th, 2014

Medicine wanted preview

The proverb saying a leopard can't change his spots can be applied to this situation. If Bonnie and Clyde would have lived till old age they would not be able to change their life style. The only difference would have been that instead of robbing banks they would switched to pharmacies, and instead of asking for money they would asked for medication.

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Pharmacist Lunch Break

by Liubov Edwards  -  April 2nd, 2014

Pharmacist lunch break preview

A true pharmacist will always be a pharmacist. Even during his lunch break.

Feeding pigeons in park is popular and fun, also a human natural behavior. But there are dozens of reasons Why NOT to Feed the pigeons.

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Obamacare Mom

by Mark Reeve  -  March 28th, 2014

Obamacare mom preview

President Obama promoted Obamacare in "The Ellen DeGeneres Show", specifically asking mothers to reach out to their kids and tell them to sign up for Obamacare.

As March 31 deadline looms, a mother was attempting to protect her son from the dangers of life medical situations by clothing him with "Obamacare".

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Tips for Open House

by Mark Reeve   -  March 26th, 2014

Tips for Open House preview

Prescription drug addicts reportedly are targeting open houses. Clean your med cabinet and store meds in car boot before OPEN HOUSE!

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The King of Rock and Roll

by Mark Reeve   -  March 21st, 2014

elvis king blue suede shoes preview

Elvis is often referred to as the King of Rock 'n' Roll or simply "the King".

"...You can do anything but don't step on my blue suede shoes..."

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Travelling Aboard with Prescription Meds

by Mark Reeve   -  March 16th, 2014

Travelling aboard with meds preview

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) recommends to pack all medications in original labeling and make your screening experience hassle-free!

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Daylight Time Saving

by Mark Reeve   -  March 7th, 2014

Daylight time saving preview

Did you forget to put your clocks forward last summer? Hopefully it wasn't the garbage men who woke you up! Although most of the health-promoting benefits of sun exposure are thought to occur through vitamin D photosynthesis, there may be other health benefits that have gone largely overlooked in the debate over how much sun is needed for good health. Make the most of the increased hours of daylight.

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The Good Old Days Clubbing

by Liubov Edwards  -  March 4th, 2014

The Good Old Days Clubbing preview

Clubbing does NOT stop at 70. Go clubbing with an id and a valid doctor's prescription!

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Dr Jekylle A Winning Transformation

by Mark  -  February 28th, 2014

Dr Jekylle a winning transformation preview

In the famous story by Robert Louis Stevenson, mild mannered pillar of society Henry Jekyll drinks a strange potion and is transformed into a horrible alter ego with disastrous results. In our cartoon he becomes something much worse: a cheating gold medal winner. Although given the range of nasty side effects (and the risk of detection and public disgrace), you might think it not worth it.

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Pharmacist 10000 years BC

by Liubov Edwards  -  February 27th, 2014

Pharmacist 10000 years BC preview

At Stone Age period, a customer was talking to the pharmacist and asking for headache relief medicine in Cave People Pharmacy.

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Something Between the Ears

by Mark  -  February 24th, 2014

Something between the ears preview

The strange things that lurk in our bodies! One can almost feel sorry for the doctors who have to probe our every nook and cranny in search of the causes of our various ailments. - never knowing what they're going to find!

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Olympic Dope Testing

by Mark  -  February 23rd, 2014

Olympic dope testing preview

With the pressures on modern athletes it seems that instances of them taking banned substances to enhance their performance is never going to go away. In the Sochi 2014 Olympics there were no fewer than 7 athletes who tested positive for them. The practice has a long history: some ancient Greek athletes used to eat lizard meat in the belief this would help them to win . . . eerrgh!

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Advantages of Online Ordering

by Mark  -  February 21st, 2014

Advantages of online ordering preview

Have you ever stood in a pharmacy dreading taking your intended purchase to the payment desk because the item is of a personal nature; or left with a tube of toothpaste instead of a box of condoms?

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A Slimming Experience

by Mark  -  February 20th, 2014

A slimming experience preview

Narrowing of the arteries or atherosclerosis as it's known is a serious condition where the arteries become clogged up by fatty substances, such as cholesterol. It is implicated in heart problems and strokes. It is often associated with being overweight but this is not always the case. Exercise and a balanced diet are good preventative measures. In some cases statins can be used to reduce the cholesterol level in your blood.

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Hemlet the Depressive Dane

by Mark  -  February 17th, 2014

Hemlet depressive dane preview

Depression takes many forms and some of our most famous literary creations suffered from this condition, from Sherlock Holmes to Shakespear's Hamlet, Prince of Denmark. Fortunately these days there are a range of highly effective drug therapies which can alleviate this crippling affliction.

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Cupid Get Some Assistance

by Mark  -  February 13th, 2014

Cupid gets some assistance preview

Sometimes Cupid really does need a bit of help. Erectile dysfunction is a common complaint and not just for the more senior of our male citizens. So why not take some precautions and ensure you never wilt in front of your partner.

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Shelter from the Blues

by Mark  -  February 12th, 2014

Shelter from the blues preview

If people actually turned blue when they were depressed it would certainly make diagnosis of this condition easier. Authorities differ as to the origin of the phrase "feeling blue" - possibly it goes back to the 16th century - but few would disagree that clinical depression is a serious disorder. Thankfully medical science has moved on, and can now offer effective shelter from its symptoms.

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A Case of High Blood Pressure

by Mark  -  February 6th, 2014

A case of hypertension preview

With our online services you're always going to know exactly what you're paying and at competitive prices . . . Doctor's fees however we can't do much about. So stay healthy with diet and exercise and minimize your chances of having that fluctuation in blood pressure when you open your next medical bill.

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