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Image by Arek Socha @Pixabay Our body’s natural disease and infection-fighting resources make up our immune system.These defence mechanisms involve special types of cells and bodily substances that work together to keep us healthy.  Our immune system protects us from dangerous organisms called pathogens by recognizing and removing them. Some common pathogens include viruses and
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Photo by Sai Balaji Gadhiraju @Unsplash Aging has the potential to alter the proteins making up our genetic code and break our DNA. However, a new anti-aging study focusing on the cellular promoters of aging may bring scientists closer to finding ways to cure aspects of growing older. Gene expression All organisms contain a specific
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Photo by Diana Polekhina @Unsplash The desire to whiten teeth has existed for over a century, with hydrogen peroxide being the go-to whitening agent.1  In cosmetic dentistry, teeth whitening is one of the most popular practices.1 Hydrogen peroxide is used in dental offices to give patients with a whiter smile. Still, there are those taking
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Photo by Nadhezda Moryak @Pexels Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a disorder affecting one in ten people assigned female at birth who are of childbearing age.1  PCOS is also a condition related to gender identity and gender expression, with a prevalence of PCOS in transgender people sitting between 5%-91.7%.2  Studies have shown that cardamom supplementation
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What is Plastic Surgery? Plastic surgery is an increasingly common practice; often for the positive impact, it can have on one’s mental health. For some individuals, plastic surgery has helped address physical concerns or insecurities that would otherwise negatively affect their self-esteem and overall well-being. For example, if someone is unhappy with the appearance of
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Photo by Pixabay @Pexels Stroke statistics are scary. Stroke is a leading cause of disability and death, and 2022 has taught us that there is a need for stroke research for better preventive measures, rehabilitation,and stroke treatment options.1,2 Defining stroke Strokes can be characterized by the inability of blood to flow to the brain. The
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Joke of the Day – Diet – Medical News Bulletin Doctor to patient Doctor: Your diet will now consist of one pound of cucumbers, one pound  of apples, and as much salad as you want. Patient: Should I wear a bell on my neck and stand in the grass? If you are interested in placing
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Image by AselvadaAna @Pixabay Widely regarded as a superfood, pomegranate is a vibrant red fruit linked to health and wellness. But can pomegranates help fight disease?1,2  The benefits of pomegranates are attributed to their high levels of antioxidants, even beating out green tea and orange juice for antioxidant content.1,2   Increasing antioxidant intake may help prevent
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Young people are vulnerable to a large variety of health issues. Their lifestyles, lack of experience, and gaps in health care and self-awareness can lead to serious consequences. So, let’s see the seven most common health issues all students are most prone to developing while at school.  Cold Catching a cold is the most common
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Are you suffering from a meniscus tear? Pain and swelling in your knee may be warning signs of this common injury. You may be wondering if physical therapy can help with the healing process. The answer is yes! Physical therapy plays an important role in treating meniscus tears, helping to reduce pain, improving the range
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Photo by Ivabak @Pixabay The COVID-19 pandemic increased demand for nutritional supplements by 17%-45%, with the majority (52%) of consumers looking to boost their immunity.1  These types of supplements can be single or multi-nutrient and are commonly used to add missing components to a diet.2,3  The nutritional products most purchased ranged from single to multi-nutrient
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Photo by RF Studios @Pexels With 29 000 men dying annually, effective and safe drug therapy as a prostate cancer treatment is crucial.1 Thankfully, a new clinical trial shows promise. Most cancers spread in two ways and are labelled non-metastatic and metastatic. Non-metastatic cancer is more restricted than metastatic spreading in a linear fashion. Compared to
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Lutetium 177 PSMA therapy has been used in medicine relatively recently. However, in just a few years, it has already become a procedure with a good balance of efficiency and safety.  The advantages of lu 177 psma: Possibility to treat even the most advanced forms of prostate cancer.  Good tolerability of treatment.  Rare complications.  The
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Photo created by DALL*E There are opposing discussions between clinicians, researchers, and stakeholders on the legitimacy and classification of fibromyalgia (FM) as a disease. In addition, because the fibromyalgia symptoms are many and don’t have conclusive diagnostic criteria, there is confusion despite the number of patients suffering.1 This is why myths exist regarding the disease.
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Being diagnosed with diabetes can be an incredibly distressing experience. But, when you’re faced with medical bills that keep on going up, then it can also become a significant strain on finances. With 8.4 million people in the US needing insulin and prices that have tripled, it’s not surprising that many are asking why diabetic
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If you’re a person who is interested in helping others, compassionate, patient, and who has good communication skills, and the ability to be adaptable. Then, occupational Therapy (OT) may be a career for you.  Before jumping right into a decision, understand that OT is a professional career that requires higher-level education, certification from National and
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Photo by Quang Nguyen Vinh @Pexels The risks of tick bite disease and the effects on the immune system are becoming more frequent.1 The incidence of the disease is rising partially due to environmental health issues causing changes in wildlife populations.1 Fortunately, a recent clinical trial may have a solution with clothing to protect the
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Image by Reno Beranger @Pixabay The battle to find an opioid addiction treatment is not going well. Previous to the COVID-19 pandemic, the death rates from opioid overdoses were terrible. Since the pandemic, the number of overdoses has skyrocketed, with the United States recording over 80 000 opioid-related deaths.1 Fentanyl is one of the troublesome
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Image by Jenny Friedrichs @Pixabay Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral in water, soil, and air.1  Water is a primary source of dietary fluoride. Still, it’s also present in tea, seafood containing bones or shells, and supplements.2  Other sources include oral hygiene products like fluoridated toothpaste and mouthwash.1  Fluoride and dental health  Fluoride can lead
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