The increasingly popular Hormone Replacement and Bio-Identical Hormone Therapy (BHRT) starts looking like an amazing solution to the turn-around both men and women go through in life. Considering that there is normalcy in the fluctuations of hormones, how do we know if we are really a candidate or in need of BHRT?
Diabetes cannot be cured, but it can be managed. Managing blood glucose (blood sugar) as well as blood pressure and cholesterol is the best defense against the serious complications of diabetes.
Marie Antoinette’s quote is a great reminder that at times, new uses can be found with old things, such is the case with the drug Naltrexone. First synthesized as a competitive opioid antagonist in 1963, for many years research on Naltrexone remained dormant until
People with diabetes have a problem with blood sugar. Their blood sugar, or blood glucose, can climb too high. Having high levels of sugar in your blood can cause a lot of trouble. Diabetes raises your risk for heart disease, blindness, amputations, and other serious issues. But the most common type of diabetes, called type 2 diabetes, can be prevented or delayed if you know what steps to take.
You may have heard of psoriasis, but do you know what it is? Psoriasis is a long-term, or chronic, skin disorder that affects more than 6.7 million U.S. adults. Symptoms can vary, but it’s usually recognized by itchy or sore patches of thick, red skin with silvery scales. There’s currently no cure, but treatment often helps.
A bladder infection is an illness caused by bacteria. Bladder infections are the most common type of urinary tract infection (UTI).1 A UTI can develop in any part of your urinary tract, including your urethra, bladder, ureters, or kidneys.
Your body has ways to defend against infection in the urinary tract. For example, urine normally flows from your kidneys, through the ureters to your bladder. Bacteria that enter your urinary tract are flushed out when you urinate. This one-way flow of urine helps to keep bacteria from infecting your urinary tract.