Are medical scans, like X-ray, ultrasound, CT and MRI, totally safe? Some people avoid any kinds of medical imaging, others insist on regular “tomography of everything.” So, which approach is better? In fact, the usage of absolutely safe diagnostic imaging techniques seems impossible Pure facts about medical scans #1: Radiation First of all, not all … Continue reading Medical scans real and imaginary dangers
Abdominal pain has variety of forms, all unpleasant, and many possible reasons. So, we picked most common stomach ache causes, as well as remedies for each one. Most common stomach ache causes So-called stomach flu. In fact, that means gastroenteritis infection. Anyway, when you have to run to the toilet every five minutes, you don’t … Continue reading Possible stomach ache causes (and remedies)
Well, this time we insist: you should quit smoking as soon as possible. But why? First of all, because no one wants to fight lung cancer in the long run. The main reason to quit smoking What causes cancer? Almost everything, as tabloids say. For example, red meat, and even smartphones. But most of these … Continue reading Why should you quit smoking ASAP?
Hope these most common cancer myths debunked will make you think twice before doing potentially risky thinks. But, first of all, let us remind you that smoking IS very, very bad for your health in general, and may actually cause cancer. Cancer myths debunked one by one #1: Cell phones and sweeteners cause cancer In … Continue reading Most common cancer myths debunked
Finally, we picked the rest of the newest medicines approved by the FDA this year. Previous posts included information on medications treating different types of cancer, Lou Gehrig’s disease, Crohn’s disease, CLN2 disease, rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis, plaque psoriasis, osteoporosis, allergic conjunctivitis, glioma, tardive dyskinesia, and a new painkiller. Previous posts: The newest drugs for … Continue reading The newest medicines of the year – part 3