Health Articles

  • Waking Up with A Sore Throat? GERD Symptoms and Treatments
    An Unexpected Sore Spot Read Time: 3 minutesA morning sore throat may be the sign of something deeper. The cause could be GERD, and the condition may be the reason lozenges are ineffective. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a digestive disorder affecting ... read more
    Posted: 03-08-2019
  • Form and Formulation: 2 Amazing Benefits Of Compound Pharmacies
    What Do Compound Pharmacies Do? Read Time: 3 minutes Compound pharmacies create specially formulated medications that are not commercially available. The medication may no longer be produced, contain ingredients that the patient is allergic to, or is in a form that the ... read more
    Posted: 03-06-2019
  • 6 Surprising Benefits of 5-HTP
    5-HTP: This One Supplement Can Significantly Improve Your Life Read Time: 3 minutes Many people have difficulty regulating moods, sleep habits, and weight. But there is a supplement that can help. 5-hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) is a chemical that produces serotonin, which is important ... read more
    Posted: 03-04-2019
  • The Best Medicines to Stop A Runny Nose
    What Causes A Runny Nose? Read Time: 2 minutes Nobody likes having a runny nose and finding the right cold medicine to remedy the problem can be a bit of a challenge. With all the medications on the market, consumers don’t know ... read more
    Posted: 02-28-2019
  • Types of Medication Allergies
    Medication Allergy Symptom Checklist Read Time: 3 minutesA medication allergy is not the same thing as a side effect. When taking any kind of medication, understand what to look for in a medication allergy. The most common signs and symptoms include fever, ... read more
    Posted: 02-26-2019
  • Can A Supplement Help You Be More Mindful?
    Minding Your Mental Health With GABA Read Time: 3 minutes A person’s mood is controlled by neurotransmitters. These chemicals control feelings of anxiety, happiness, sadness or depression. Each individual neurotransmitter has a role in mood. In order for a person to feel ... read more
    Posted: 02-22-2019
  • Compound Dermatology Skin Care Treatments For Sensitive Skin
    Drugstore Skin Care Not Working? Read Time: 3 minutes A compounding pharmacy has the ability to fill prescriptions for custom-formulated skin care products. This can be great news for people with sensitive skin who don’t respond well to over-the-counter products. For people ... read more
    Posted: 02-20-2019
  • What Is Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy?
    How Do Hormones Function? Read Time: 3 minutes Hormones direct most of the body’s basic functions. They function as the body’s communication system, coordinating process from digestion to growth, and immune function to libido. Even if the hormones are only slightly out ... read more
    Posted: 02-18-2019
  • What Questions To Ask Your Doctor If You’re Considering HRT
    Help! I’m All Out Of Estrogen Read Time: 3 minutes Women who are nearing menopause will reduce or completely stop producing estrogen. Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is a treatment option that can re-supply women’s bodies with estrogen alone or with an estrogen ... read more
    Posted: 02-15-2019
  • Medical Allergies | Are You Allergic To Any Medications?
    Can Prescribed Medicines Cause Harm? Read Time: 3 minutes Allergies are everywhere. From bee stings to shellfish, 50 million Americans suffer from different allergies. But can medicines also be allergens? An allergic reaction happens when the immune system rejects a foreign substance. ... read more
    Posted: 02-13-2019
  • Understanding Medication Allergies
    Medication Allergies: What You Should Know Read Time: 3 minutes People who suffer from medication allergies can have symptoms whether or not medicine comes in tablet, liquid or injectable form. Anyone who is having an allergic reaction to a medication should seek medical ... read more
    Posted: 02-06-2019
  • How to Recognize Signs of a Heart Attack
    Watching Out For A Heart Attack Read Time: 3 minutes Heart disease is the number one cause of death for American men and women. This disorder claims an estimated million lives each year. Heart disease is a term that refers to several ... read more
    Posted: 02-04-2019
  • 5 Key Ways to Improve Your Mental Focus
    Struggling To Stay Focused? Read Time: 3 minutes Staying focused can be a constant challenge. While today’s technology can boost productivity, it can also create distractions that make mental focus tougher than ever before. One way to combat distractions is to make ... read more
    Posted: 01-30-2019
  • The Shocking Ways Omega-3s Help Fight Joint Pain (RA)/Inflammation
    The Fat You Want More Of Read Time: 3 minutes When it comes to diet, fat can get a bad rap. But certain types of fat provide important health benefits. Omega-3 fatty acids, specifically eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), help ... read more
    Posted: 01-28-2019
  • Are You Part Of The 1 In 10 Americans Who Is Doing It Right?
    90% Of Americans Struggle With This Diet Tip Read Time: 3 minutes Are you in the 10% or the 90%? According to the CDC, only 1 in 10 adults get enough fruits and vegetables. This means that 90% of Americans struggle to ... read more
    Posted: 01-24-2019