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    Women, Breast Cancer and Diagnostic Mammograms

    The Controversy Controversy continues to surround the optimal time for women to get their initial screening mammogram,  Diagnostic mammograms (unlike screening mammograms) can be started at any age since they are used to “diagnose” palpable masses (lumps) or other abnormal masses or lesions discovered on an exam.  But true screening mammograms (in the absence of a visible or noticeable lump) continue to pose a particular dilemma. The Reccomendation of Screening Mammograms The United States Preventive Task Force (USPTS) recommends starting screening mammograms at age 50 while the American Cancer Society and some other organizations still recommend starting annual screening mammograms at age 45. As a layperson, you might think the sooner the…

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    Do not take medicine after drinking coffee, know the dangers

    As a massive coffee addict, something is missing when the solid black drink has not been presented next to my computer monitor. I can stand for hours without moving in front of the computer to pour my ideas into writing. Drinking coffee does not necessarily make sleepiness disappear, but with coffee, ideas flow smoothly. Then what’s the relationship between drinking coffee and taking medicine? Here goes, not all types of coffee can be accepted by the body, and everyone’s reaction is also different. When drinking certain coffees, I often experience that my body trembles, like a starving person, palpitations, very uncomfortable. Without taking medication, the reaction can be like that,…

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    A wide selection of phlegm cough medicines effectively for you

    Coughing is a natural mechanism used by the body to expel mucus, irritants, impurities, and germs through the mouth or nose to cleanse and expel the respiratory tract. Based on the category there are two types of coughs which are known as dry cough and phlegm cough. Phlegm cough is a cough accompanied by phlegm. When a person has a cough with phlegm, phlegm builds up in the throat so that it can interfere with breathing. Viral or bacterial infections of the respiratory tract are generally the cause of cough with phlegm. Phlegm cough medicine that can be found at home Phlegm cough caused by a viral infection can usually…

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    The natural way to cure stomach aches

    When you eat the wrong food, or when you have problems with internal organs in the abdomen or around the uterus can cause stomach aches. If you experience stomach problems, some of the natural remedies below can be used. Soft drink When we experience flatulence, it can make us very uncomfortable. In fact, so uncomfortable, pants or clothes worn become very tight. There are several things you can do to make your stomach more comfortable. You can use soft drinks. Drink as much as one glass. Soft drinks usually trigger us to belch more often. With belching, excessive gas in the stomach can be overcome quickly. Ginger Ginger can also…

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    4 Signs of Problems With Your Eyes That You Should Know

    When we start entering the age of 40 years, there will be some problems in the eyes and eyesight. The following are early warning signs of more serious eye health problems: Vision fluctuates When you have trouble seeing things clearly, maybe this is a sign of diabetes or hypertension. Chronic conditions of diabetes or hypertension can damage small blood vessels in the retina and light-sensitive layers behind the eyes. Resulting in blurred vision, which can sometimes be permanent. See spots and flashes We may have seen spots (floaters) in the eyes. What we see is the shadow of particles floating in the liquid that fills the inside of the eye.…

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    How to Choose Vitamin Supplement to Prevent Virus Infections

    COVID-19 has made everyone panic so various attempts are made to prevent it by consuming vitamins, wearing masks, and handwashing using hand sanitizer. There are various self-protection measures from virus infections, one of them by applying proper handwashing ways to minimize transmission. In addition, you can take a daily vitamin supplement to improve your immune system. In choosing a vitamin supplement to prevent viruses or other ailments,. You need to choose the right product so that it provides total protection against the body. There is a lot of content offered in supplement products as its excellence. Certain ingredients have side effects that must be known and can not be consumed…

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    Antibiotics Safety And Side Effects That You Should Know

    Antibiotics are powerful and safe drugs to use. If used at the right dose, antibiotics are very helpful in curing a disease, but conversely, antibiotics can be dangerous if used without knowing the dose. What should you know about antibiotic safety? Side effects of antibiotics include allergic reactions and serious diarrhea that may be life-threatening caused by the bacterium Clostridium difficile (C. diff). The use of antibiotics together with other drugs can interfere with or reduce the efficacy of other drugs that you may consume. Nearly one in five emergency cases are caused by the side effects of antibiotics. Antibiotics are also a common cause of emergency cases for adolescents…

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    Be aware, these are 8 symptoms of diabetes mellitus

    All that is excessive in the body is never good for the body. Excess salt levels in the blood due to consuming too many salty foods can cause high cholesterol and blood pressure. Consuming spicy foods and excessive caffeine is also not good for stomach acid. Similarly, if the body is excessive in consuming sweet foods. When the body has high blood sugar levels, the body will potentially be affected by Diabetes Mellitus. The pancreas produces the hormone insulin which functions to carry sugar from the blood to be stored or used as energy when you are on the move. When having diabetes, the pancreas doesn’t make enough insulin or…