Antimicrobial Resistance- Understanding of the Term and Its Causes

Antimicrobial resistance happens when microorganisms such as fungi, bacteria, viruses, and other harmful infections would be resistant to the antimicrobial drugs you ingest. When this happens, the treatments given to reduce the symptoms of the bacteria in the body become ineffective and aggravate it. It eventually increases the spread of the disease. It is not so […]

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Alcoholism and the 12-Step program

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To deal with the problem, Bill Watson came up with the Alcoholics Anonymous program. Alcoholics Anonymous provides a platform where alcoholics can share their experiences and heal from the illness through a 12-step program. The 12 steps of alcoholic anonymous begun from the publication of a book by Bill Wilson and it emphasizes on the […]

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Treating Dysphagia: What Are You Main 6 Options?

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Dysphagia is a medical condition that affects the esophagus and causes difficulties in swallowing. Doctors identify the cause of dysphagia by performing diagnostic testing, including endoscopy. Dysphagia is often a symptom of more dangerous medical conditions, such as esophageal cancer. Reviewing the six main treatment options educates patients about how to treat the condition and […]

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Tips to Reduce the Risk of Cancer

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Cancer is a deadly disease that involves abnormal growth of body cells. Although many developments have been made in cancer treatment, you need to take necessary measures to avoid the risk of cancer. It is well accepted that the primary cause of cancer is an unhealthy lifestyle. Therefore, making some changes in your lifestyle and […]

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5 Ways to Combat Dust Mite Allergies

5 Ways to Combat Dust Mite Allergies

Dust mites are microscopic insects that produce substances which cause allergies and/or asthma in people. Dust mites love living in bed mattresses, curtains, carpets, and furnishings, all commonly found in our homes. While dust mites don’t bite us, their waste products can stimulate allergies in may people. There are a few simple steps to take […]

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How to Get Rid of Pesky Phlegm

How to Get Rid of Pesky Phlegm

Phlegm in your throat is an inconvenience and an embarrassment. It gives you a productive cough which, besides being a nuisance in itself, also negatively impacts the quality of your days and nights. To get rid of it, you might be tempted to reach for an antibiotic right away, but this is not ideal. Antibiotics […]

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