Chronic Disease Management

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Asthma Severity Classification of asthma severity categorization

Nov 26, 2023

Asthma Severity Classification Asthma is a chronic breathing condition that affects over 250 million people worldwide. Managing asthma relies on making an accurate diagnosis and prescribing appropriate treatment; both are challenging because asthma varies in its appearance and severity, ranging from a nuisance to a significant cause of death.In...

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Pain Management: Treatment Overview

Nov 16, 2023

Pain management is an important aspect of healthcare, with many treatment options available to alleviate the suffering of individuals in pain. This article will provide an overview of available treatments, including medications, physical therapy, massage therapy, exercise and movement, acupuncture, medical devices, injections, support groups, and...

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What Everyone Needs to Know About Ozempic

Nov 5, 2023

It is unusual for a prescription drug to make headlines. When a drug does get attention, it is usually for all the wrong reasons. The diabetes drug Ozempic became famous in the Summer of 2023 because pharmacies began running out of it. The story behind the headlines is a cautionary tale about the power of social media and diet culture.What is...

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Are You At Risk of A Heart Attack?

Sep 7, 2023

Myocardial infarction, also known as a heart attack, occurs when a part of your heart is not supplied with enough blood. The longer it takes before you seek treatment to restore blood flow to the heart muscle, the worse the damage to the heart muscles. Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the primary underlying factor behind heart attacks.However,...

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Symptoms and Complications of High Cholesterol During Pregnancy

Jan 7, 2014

Maintaining healthy cholesterol levels during pregnancy is essential for the mother and her unborn baby. High cholesterol during pregnancy can cause serious medical complications for the mother and the baby, including an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. This article will explore the symptoms and complications of high cholesterol during...

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