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hydrocodone

FDA Requests Hydrocodone Painkillers Limitations

The FDA requests the limitation of the medications containing hydrocodone. This is an addictive painkiller that has become the most commonly prescribed medication of them all. This is an important change in policy and the drug is supposed to have the same restrictions like other addictive drugs, like morphine and oxycodone. Why the Change? The […]

lung cancer

Air Pollution – Leading Cause of Lung Cancer

Although it may cause mass-panic, the specialists claim that the air that surrounds us is filled with chemicals that could cause cancer to people and they classify it as being carcinogenic for humans. The sad truth is that in this case there is nothing for average people to do to protect their health. Worrisome Data […]

constant fatigue

Top Reasons Behind Constant Fatigue

For sure you know a lot of people who say that they feel tired all the time. It is also possible that this is your case. Although it may have become a way of life for you, you should know that this isn’t a normal state and you should do everything you can in order […]

Diseases of the Immune System in Kids

Diseases of the Immune System in Kids

The immunity system of our bodies is what keeps us going. It protects us from any kind of external harmful elements. It fights with germs and keep our bodies fit and safe. However, sometimes it is the immune system which itself gets infected. Especially diseases of the immune system for kids can be really harmful […]

Cardiovascular Diseases

Symptoms of Cardiovascular Diseases in Women

Considering the stress of our current life patterns and the kind of lifestyle we lead, women might easily be the victims of cardiovascular diseases. The symptoms of a cardiovascular disease in women are different from those seen in men, the most startling of this being that women rarely experience chest pain when getting a heart […]

Genetic Scans Solving The Puzzle on Mysterious Child and Adult Diseases

Genetic Scans Solving The Puzzle on Mysterious Child and Adult Diseases

There are a lot of diseases that had doctors puzzled for years. Some adult patients had mysterious symptoms that doctors didn’t know what to think of and children had some neurological symptoms that apparently had no cause. However, now the doctors claim that they managed to crack at least a quarter of these illnesses with […]

Type 1 diabetes

Risk Factors for Type 1 Diabetes

Diabetes is usually known to be of two types- type 1 and type 2. The type 1 diabetes occurs when the body produces no insulin at all since all the insulin producing cells in the pancreas get destroyed. The probable reason behind this damage is the body’s abnormal reaction to the pancreas cells however, the […]

ADHD Diet Plan for Children

ADHD Diet Plan for Children

While it can be a real test of one’s patience to deal with a child who suffers from an attention deficit issue, you can do a lot as a parent. By providing your child with the right kind of guidance, you can actually help him to overcome his challenges, thereby bringing more happiness in the […]

Symptoms and Effects of Hypertension

Symptoms and Effects of Hypertension

Hypertension, also known as high blood pressure is a chronic medical condition of the heart. Hypertension increases the pressure of the blood in the arteries. In conditions like this the heart needs to work harder than what it works in normal circulation. This medical condition poses a major risk factor for stroke, heart failure, heart […]

Natural Alternative Sweeteners for Diabetics

Natural Alternative Sweeteners for Diabetics

Artificial sweeteners are abundantly consumed by people all over the world and especially by those who suffer from diabetes. The consumption of artificial sweeteners is a great topic of debate and therefore a lot of recent research has been made on natural alternative sweeteners for diabetics. Consuming fresh and naturally made sweeteners is highly recommended […]