Overview of the Condition High Cholesterol
22
September

Overview of the Condition High Cholesterol

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Cholesterol is used by the body in several biochemical reactions necessary for life, including making new cells, and making hormones. Too much cholesterol can cause plaque to build up in blood vessels, putting patients at risk for heart attack and stroke. Factors within your control — such as inactivity, obesity and an unhealthy diet — […]


Vytorin For the Treatment of High Cholesterol – Overview

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Vytorin is a prescription medication used in combination with diet to treat high cholesterol. It is a combination product that contains 2 medications: ezetimibe, a cholesterol absorption inhibitor, and simvastatin, a HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken once a day, in the evening. It can be taken with or […]


Crestor a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Cholesterol Levels – Overview
22
September

Crestor a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Cholesterol Levels – Overview

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Crestor, the brand-name form of rosuvastatin, is a prescription medication used to treat high cholesterol levels and to prevent heart disease. Crestor belongs to a group of drugs called HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors, also known as statins. Statins help to lower cholesterol levels in the body. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken by […]



Ezetimibe and Atorvastatin Helps to Treat High Cholesterol – Overview

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Ezetimibe and atorvastatin is a prescription medication used in combination with diet to treat high cholesterol. It is a combination product that contains two medications: ezetimibe, a cholesterol absorption inhibitor, and atorvastatin, an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken once a day, with or without food. Common side effects […]


Type I hypersensitivity (IgE-mediated hypersensitivity) – causes, symptoms, pathology
17
September

Type I hypersensitivity (IgE-mediated hypersensitivity) – causes, symptoms, pathology

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Having a hypersensitivity means that someone’s immune system has reacted to something in such a way that it ends up damaging them, as opposed to protecting them. There are four different types of hypersensitivities, and in the first type or type one, the reactions rely on Immunoglobulin E, or IgE antibody, which is a specific […]


Allergic Rhinitis – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology
13
September

Allergic Rhinitis – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

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“Rhin” refers to the nose and “itis” refers to inflammation, so rhinitis is nasal inflammation. Allergic rhinitis is also called hay fever, because it’s typically caused by allergens like hay, as well as pollen, dust, animal hair, or mold spores. Since the main trigger is pollinating plants, allergic rhinitis will flare up at specific times […]


What is COPD? Animated Explanation Video

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Hello, in this HealthSketch we want to talk to you about COPD. COPD stands for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. It’s a bit of a mouthful, but it makes sense when you break it down. ‘Chronic’ describes how it doesn’t go away ‘Obstructive’ describes the way it makes breathing difficult, and ‘Pulmonary disease’ means it affects […]


10
September

Sodium Bicarbonate (Baking Soda) and pH Medicine

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Step two. Actually it´s a toss up which is number two, number three, and number four in the protocol after that. Step two. Actually it´s a toss up which is number two, number three, and number four in the protocol after that. Step two. Actually it´s a toss up which is number two, number three, […]


Using an Inhaler with a Spacer Mask
09
September

Using an Inhaler with a Spacer Mask

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inhalers with spacers using a mask an inhaler is the most common way to take asthma medicine in order to get the medicine all the way to the lungs you need to use a spacer if you don’t use a spacer only about one third of the medicine gets to the lungs the rest just […]