How do antibiotics work?
Not all antibiotics are created equal! For many years scientists have studied ways to tailor antibiotics to kill specific bacteria […]Read More
Aside from taking my medications, what can I do to improve my symptoms of Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)?
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most prevalent endocrine-metabolic disorders in females affecting 5 to 10% of women […]Read More
Do I need to avoid sun exposure on antibiotics?
Fun in the sun can sometimes be limited by medications that interact with sunlight exposure. Some medicines contain ingredients that […]Read More
Why do antibiotics give me a yeast infection?
The human body is a host for billions of organisms that work to keep us healthy by balancing pH, aiding […]Read More
Do you get a rash from covid?
Dermatological diseases, such as measles and chickenpox, cause a distinctive rash that helps medical providers diagnose a patient. COVID-19 is […]Read More
Different types of headaches and when to seek medical attention
Occasional headaches are extremely common and typically benign. Chronic headaches are less common and sometimes hard to diagnose. Finding patterns […]Read More
IBS vs IBD, and what to do about them.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is an umbrella term used to describe disorders that involve chronic inflammation of the digestive tract. […]Read More
Why are my legs swollen? Possible causes and things to look for
Swollen legs can be a sign presents in certain medical conditions that are potentially life threatening. It is important to […]Read More
What vitamins can you take too much of? Signs and symptoms to look for
Nearly 50,000 instances of vitamin toxicity are reported annually to US poison control centers (Medscape). Fat-soluble vitamins have a higher […]Read More
I was bit by a tick/spider, now what?
Insect bites can be a scary situation when you don’t recognize the insect or when you didn’t see what bit […]Read More
How do I know if I need antibiotics?
Antibiotics come in many forms and appear to be versatile when it comes to treating infections, however, it is a […]Read More
Skin check: How do I know if this mole is cancer?
Living in the Sunshine State raises many concerns regarding skin cancer and recognition of abnormal moles. As we age it […]Read More
We reviewed three weight loss services
There are numerous benefits to weight loss, some being reduced blood pressure, reduced cholesterol, and reduced risk of cardiovascular events. […]Read More
We reviewed three food delivery preparation services
As we all know, life can get crazy. Are you feeling like you don’t have the energy, time, or interest […]Read More
How much water am I really supposed to drink?
Water is an essential nutrient. Drinking an adequate amount of water is very important, but exactly how much water are […]Read More
RICE treatment for extremity sprains
Extremity sprains are very common injuries that require prompt treatment that is safe, effective, and convenient. Most sprains are sustained […]Read More
How much vitamin C is too much?
Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is imperative to many bodily functions such as immunity and metabolism. Due to […]Read More
How to eat healthier when dining out
Maintaining a healthy diet is difficult, especially with the temptation of dining out at every corner. A national trend analysis […]Read More
Yeast infections: the down low
Women naturally have some yeast cells that live on their skin, in their gut, and in their vagina. When there […]Read More
Protein supplements- not all are created equal
As protein supplements become more popular, the number of options continue to grow. Ingredients, effects, sources, and forms are continuously […]Read More