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A Guide to Stroke Prevention

Each year, approximately 425,000 women will have a stroke – and this is approximately 55,000 more than men will have. Age does make a person more susceptible and so does a close family relative that has had a stroke in the past. There’s no way of reversing the years or changing family history, but there…

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Robin Williams – Depression’s Silent Clues

The issues of depression and suicide have been in the national spotlight in recent weeks following the recent death of actor Robin Williams. The sudden loss of a talented actor and humanitarian has put attention on problems which are often unrecognized, leaving millions of people throughout the world feeling hopeless. Suicide is among the leading…

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How Planet Drugs Direct Works

Those of you have been ordering from us for a while get it. You place your order online or call us. We quote you a great price and set up an order. You send in your prescription and voila! about about two weeks later you get the medication you need at a fraction of the…

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What Is An Asthma Attack?

An asthma attack is commonly described as an increased level of asthma symptoms, caused by muscles tightening in the airways. If you are having an asthma attack, the lining of your airways are becoming swollen or inflamed. More mucus is being produced as well and these lead to an asthma attack where it becomes difficult…

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Planet Drugs Direct Nominates YOU for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

Consider yourself officially challenged to take part in the viral trend making a phenomenal splash around the world. We nominate you for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. You now have two choices: Donate $100 for ALS research or post a video of yourself dumping a bucket of ice water over your head and donate any…

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Why Perfectly Healthy People Get Heart Attacks

Many people hear about those who live unhealthy lives and the risk they have for a heart attack. While people who don’t eat properly and don’t get as much exercise as they should do have an increased risk of a heart attack, there are perfectly healthy people who get heart attacks as well, and that…

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What Is the Difference Between Depression and Anxiety

Human cognition has always been a marvelous mystery that neurological researchers and psychologists are only now slowly unraveling. When the human mind works well, it is a wonder to behold. Sometimes, though, it doesn’t work as well as desired. Quite apart from purely psychological problems, the brain is a vast landscape of profoundly interconnected biochemical…

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Help Treat Erectile Dysfunction With These Exercises

You can’t turn on the TV these days without seeing ads promoting prescription medications for erectile dysfunction. If you’re suffering from ED, though, medication isn’t your only hope. The right exercises may be all that it takes to correct the issue, and they’re a lot easier than you probably think. General Exercise Getting more exercise in general…

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NFL Season: Bicep Injuries

Busari Raji Jr. A professional athlete such as Busari Raji Jr. definitely needs to have strong bicep muscles to carry and throw a football while playing for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League. With a torn bicep, B.J. Raji is unable to play for the entire 2014 season while his injury heals. Injured…

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Mental Health Risks Associated with Diabetes

Having to check blood glucose levels, counting carbs, preparing healthy meals and taking medications for those with diabetes can cause someone to feel overwhelmed. Doctors are now just being to understand this burdening feeling and its link for some mental issues. Dubbed as “diabetes distress,” these negative emotions can lead to anxiety and depression. According to…

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