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...
Tips to Stay Healthy This Fall

Tips to Stay Healthy This Fall

Fall is here and with the change in weather comes the start of cold and flu season. The common cold and the flu both share some of the same symptoms that make it hard to tell which one you’re coming down with. Both the flu and a cold are viral infections spread...
How To Be Honest With Your Doctor

How To Be Honest With Your Doctor

One of the keys to getting the most out of a doctor-patient relationship is to be honest with your doctor. However, nearly 30 percent of people have lied to their doctor. If you lie to your doctor, then you probably will not be able to get the best care. There are...