The Scary Truth About Measles

The Scary Truth About Measles

Measles is a dangerous disease that has resurfaced in recent years. Only in the U.S., there have been 880 reported cases during the first half of 2019. Those numbers are staggering considering the MMR vaccine has been available since 1971. Most people are not aware of...
Hospitals Struggle to Find Beds for Discharged Homeless Patients

Hospitals Struggle to Find Beds for Discharged Homeless Patients

When people think about the homeless crisis, they often picture all the struggles homeless people have getting a job, staying safe, fighting a drug addiction, and finding food. However, an often overlooked challenge of being homeless is what happens when a person...
New Anticoagulant Medications Reduce Side Effects and Risks

New Anticoagulant Medications Reduce Side Effects and Risks

Anticoagulants, or blood thinners, are one of the most prescribed medications to keep the blood flowing freely. The daily use of these drugs can prevent a heart attack or stroke. They are very effective at dissolving existing clots and preventing new ones from...
Tips for Living on Antidepressants

Tips for Living on Antidepressants

Getting on antidepressants for the first time will undoubtedly take you into a new way of living. If you’re able, plan ahead before starting a program of pharmaceuticals because the world can sometimes seem too foggy or too sharp while getting adjusted to the...