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Use of Prescription Opioids During Pregnancy Is Relatively Common

According to the most recent Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) survey conducted in 2019, 6.6% of the respondents reported prescription opioid use during pregnancy.  Use of prescription opioids was more common in certain groups. Prescription opioid use was the highest (10%) in women 19 years and under.  Among women who smoked cigarettes during pregnancy,… Read More »

One vaccine to beat COVID, Sars, Mers and common cold – possible?

PhotobyTawat/Shutterstock Sheena Cruickshank, University of Manchester SARS-CoV-2 – the virus that causes COVID-19 – belongs to the family of betacoronaviruses that cause everything from the common cold to Mers (which kills about one in three people infected). Despite causing a wide range of symptoms, these viruses all share similarities. If they’re similar enough, could one… Read More »

Is India the ‘Impotence Capital of the World?’ With Taboo Around Erectile Dysfunction, Study Reveals How Impotence is Common Among Indian Men

New Delhi, July 9: With the population figures statistics, one would find it hard to believe the India is “the impotence capital of the world.” Unfortunately, India is a country where conversations about Erectile dysfunction (ED) are often a taboo and left unspoken. However, a study by Pfizer Upjohn reveals facts about the high prevalence… Read More »

What are common diabetes medications

Taking insulin or other diabetes medicines is often part of treating diabetes. Along with healthy food choices and physical activity, medicine can help you manage the disease. Some other treatment options are also available. The medicine you take will vary by your type of diabetes and how well the medicine controls your blood glucose levels,… Read More »

Five common fears of wearing hearing aids

Studies indicate untreated hearing loss increases health risks such as dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, social isolation, anxiety and depression. Given that information, you might think people with hearing loss would be flocking to their nearest hearing healthcare professional for diagnosis and treatment. Yet they aren’t. In fact, studies indicate most people wait seven to 10 years before doing something… Read More »

Why is anxiety the most common disorder

But when they do return time and time again; those suffering from anxiety disorder experience symptoms even outside specific panic episodes. Disorder be common, anxiety disorders are often severe chronic conditions, causes Researchers don’t know exactly what brings on anxiety disorders. Anxiety is a common condition that impacts most person’s mental health, it has always… Read More »