Know Your Rx, OTC and Vitamins
Feb 25, 2019
A lot of us take multiple medications, often combining prescription and over-the-counter medicines with vitamins and herbal supplements. While medications are important for staying healthy, sometimes taking certain medications together can...
Fighting Perinatal Depression
Feb 21, 2019
The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recently recommended that clinicians provide counseling to pregnant and postpartum women who face a raised risk of depression.
This recommendation also included guidance for doctors and other...
Heated Tobacco Devices: Not a Safe Option
Feb 20, 2019
New heated tobacco devices are not a safe alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes or using electronic cigarettes, according to a new study.
This study directly compared the lung cell damage caused by e-cigarette and cigarette use to...
Reducing Women's Cancer Risk
Feb 06, 2019
Written By Anyssa Garza, PharmD, BCMAS
Everyday choices can play a significant role in your risk of cancer, regardless of your gender. Here are some specific steps women can take to reduce their cancer risk.
Early detection has a large...
Symptoms Women Shouldn't Ignore
Feb 01, 2019
Although women are more likely to visit their doctor than men, many women may be ignoring important signs and symptoms. Read on for a look at six health symptoms women may overlook.
Feeling Very Tired
Long days at work, late nights and...
Cancer Symptoms Men Might Miss
Jan 31, 2019
Cancer can affect anyone, and that includes men. Below, we discuss seven cancer symptoms that men may overlook.
Unexplained weight change.
If you lose more than 10 pounds without a change in exercise or diet, this could be a sign of a...