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Daily aspirin is unnecessary for older people in good health, study finds

Daily aspirin is unnecessary for older people in good health, study finds A study published in the New England Journal of Medicine has found that many elderly people are taking daily aspirin to little or no avail Uses, benefits, and risks of aspirin Aspirin, or acetylsalicylic acid (ASA), is commonly used as a pain reliever […]

Acacia Fiber vs. Psyllium

Acacia Fiber vs. Psyllium   DOCTOR HQ: GUT HEALTH   Jump to Metamucil & Benefiber Psyllium Husk and Weight Loss Will Metamucil Help Me Lose Weight? Metamucil & Benefiber Psyllium Fiber Vs. Methylcellulose Metamucil and Constipation FiberCon Vs. Metamucil Metamucil & Pregnancy Acacia Fiber vs. Psyllium Understanding Soluble Fiber Soluble fiber is present in your […]

Psyllium Husk Health Benefits

DOCTOR HQ: GUT HEALTH   Jump to Metamucil & Benefiber Psyllium Husk and Weight Loss Will Metamucil Help Me Lose Weight? Metamucil & Benefiber Psyllium Fiber Vs. Methylcellulose Metamucil and Constipation FiberCon Vs. Metamucil Metamucil & Pregnancy Psyllium Husk Health Benefits Psyllium husk is a common, high-fiber laxative made from the seeds of a shrub. […]

Integrase inhibitors give greater chance of viral suppression in pregnant women

  Integrase inhibitors give greater chance of viral suppression at delivery in pregnant women   Jump to Raltegravir-based ART started in pregnancy Dolutegravir-based ART started in late pregnancy References Integrase inhibitor-based treatment with either raltegravir (Isentress) or dolutegravir (Tivicay, also in Triumeq) reduces viral load more rapidly than efavirenz if started in pregnancy, findings from two randomised […]

Difference Between Alzheimers and Dementia

Alzheimer’s vs Dementia   Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are both commonly seen in elderly individuals. Both diseases impair cognitive functions. Alzheimer’s disease is the commonest cause of dementia. Both diseases affect not only memory but also other cognitive functions. Here, we will discuss all those in detail, highlighting their types, clinical features, signs and symptoms, […]

High Blood Pressure : Catapres (Clonidine)

HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE: SERIES II   About High blood pressure Blood pressure is the force of your blood pushing against the walls of your arteries. Each time your heart beats, it pumps blood into the arteries. Your blood pressure is highest when your heart beats, pumping the blood. This is called systolic pressure. When your […]

High Blood Pressure: Norvasc (Amlodipine)

HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE: SERIES II   About High blood pressure Blood pressure is the force of your blood pushing against the walls of your arteries. Each time your heart beats, it pumps blood into the arteries. Your blood pressure is highest when your heart beats, pumping the blood. This is called systolic pressure. When your […]