Thyroid Tablets Recalled in UNITED STATES Because of Impurity Risk

Thyroid Tablets Recalled in UNITED STATES Because of Impurity Risk

According to the US Food and Drug Administration website, Westminster Pharmaceuticals has recalled all unexpired lots of levothyroxine and liothyronine (thyroid tablets, USP) 15 mg, 30 mg, 60 mg, 90 mg, and 120 mg to the wholesale level. These products are being recalled as a precaution because they were manufactured using active pharmaceutical ingredients that were sourced prior to the FDA’s Import Alert of Sichuan Friendly Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., which as a result of a 2017…

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Latest Research:Ketogenic diet may prevent cognitive decline

Latest Research:Ketogenic diet may prevent cognitive decline

Ketogenic Diet has previously shown positive effects for patients with neurological disorders, like epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, autism. Washington: Following a ketogenic diet — a high-fat, low-carbohydrate regime — may boost cognitive abilities, a study in mice suggests. Researchers from University of Kentucky in the US showed that the gut and the brain are more closely connected than we once thought, and in fact the health of one can affect the other. “Neurovascular integrity, including cerebral…

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Bio Artificial Kidney Is Ready For Its First Stage Of Human Trials. Here’s What You Need To Know About the Latest Update

Bio Artificial Kidney Is Ready For Its First Stage Of Human Trials. Here’s What You Need To Know About the Latest Update

The world is yet to realize the magnitude of one of the most important medical inventions of recent times. The Bionic Artificial Kidney may be creating waves among the medical fraternity but somehow this lifesaving device is yet to be showcased to the world as an ongoing project that needs immense support and funding to become commercially viable and available for millions around the world suffering from kidney disease. The brainchild of Dr. Shuvo Roy…

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The Crawling Sensation with Fibromyalgia

The Crawling Sensation with Fibromyalgia

Those who suffer from fibromyalgia are going to find that there are several issues that come with this illness. Fibromyalgia is one of those illnesses that are just now starting to be understood. And even with our advances in the world of medicine, it is still one of those illnesses that we are just starting to understand. There are still many questions that are left unanswered. Fibromyalgia is an illness that is often categorized as…

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I’m a Doctor With Chronic Illness. Here Are 13 Things I Wish People Knew.

I’m a Doctor With Chronic Illness. Here Are 13 Things I Wish People Knew.

I’ve written this article to help educate those who want to learn about chronic illness. It is written from my perspective, that of a doctor who treated patients with chronic illness for many years, and who spent five years of my life homebound due to chronic illness. I want to spread awareness so that friends, family, employers, coworkers, and health care professionals can better understand chronic illness. My hope is that an increase in awareness…

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What is Fibromyalgia Swelling and What Causes it?

What is Fibromyalgia Swelling and What Causes it?

Fibromyalgia is still a widely misunderstood condition, one that the medical community is still exploring and learning about.  Fibromyalgia presents itself in several forms, which contributes to its notorious mystique.  One less well-known condition caused by fibromyalgia is edema (or fibromyalgia swelling).  Is edema plaguing you? Fibromyalgia Complications: What is Edema? Edema is swelling caused by excess fluid trapped in your body’s tissues.  Edema can affect any part of the body, though is most commonly noticed…

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FIBROMYALGIA IS DECLARED AS A NEW LONG TERM DISABILITY

FIBROMYALGIA IS DECLARED AS A NEW LONG TERM DISABILITY

After osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia is the second most common rheumatic disease.However, it is difficult to choose the previous fibromyalgia because its symptoms fluctuate. This condition mainly affects women than men. It is characterized by pain in the body accompanied by stiffness and fatigue. According to Daniel Clauw, MD, professor of anesthesiology at the University of Michigan, said the treatment of pain in an abnormal way in fibromyalgia. He also added that the sensation of pain is…

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Fibromyalgia is death disease

Fibromyalgia is death disease

Fibromyalgia While there is a lot of ongoing speculation about what triggers fibromyalgia, its causes have yet to be definitively identified and confirmed. Recent research has generally found that fibromyalgia is most likely a result of what scientists call central sensitization, or unusual responses in the nervous system with regard to pain perception. Fibromyalgia’s Biochemical Triggers “The [current] consensus is that fibromyalgia is not a problem with the muscles, joints, or tendons, but rather a…

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Fibromyalgia and Your Thyroid

Fibromyalgia and Your Thyroid

As I work with clients, I find that nearly all of them have undiagnosed thyroid issues. The most common thing for me to recommend in a consultation is for someone to get a full thyroid panel done by a good doctor who understands thyroid disease. What’s the connection between fibromyalgia & your thyroid? Many symptoms of thyroid disease overlap with fibromyalgia symptoms. Therefore, it just makes good sense to check to see if some of…

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Top 7 general medicines you should always keep in handy

Top 7 general medicines you should always keep in handy

When in pain, medicines bring us the much-needed relief. A small pill or fluid goes inside us and relieves us from all the pain or suffering in moments, working like a magic. Scientifically magical, to be precise! Life without medicine is literally impossible. We need them for every major and minor illness. From a simple headache to bigger wounds, medicines cure us like the illness never even existed there. It is, therefore, crucial to ensure…

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