Getting Started with a Portable Oxygen Concentrator
06
November

Getting Started with a Portable Oxygen Concentrator

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Many patients find using portable oxygen concentrators, or POCs, to be helpful when needing supplemental oxygen away from home. POCs are generally light, small and quiet. They work similarly to home concentrators by extracting oxygen from the surrounding air and turning it into condensed oxygen for you to breathe. There are several models of portable […]


How To Prevent Common Lung Diseases & Maintain Healthy Lungs
23
October

How To Prevent Common Lung Diseases & Maintain Healthy Lungs

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

boy our lungs sure are important they help us breathe and if they’re not doing their job well we die that’s why it’s so scary when you hear about all the bad things that can happen to them what’s that you’re unfamiliar with these things well today here on bestie we’re going to go over […]


Industry Response to Plants Not Pills
21
October

Industry Response to Plants Not Pills

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /



How Do We Know that Cholesterol Causes Heart Disease?
16
September

How Do We Know that Cholesterol Causes Heart Disease?

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

it is well accepted that coronary atherosclerosis is a chronic progressive disease it begins early in life and slowly progresses over several decades before symptoms arise however the average age in cholesterol-lowering drug trials is 63 and therefore people had already been exposed to a lifetime of circulating LDL cholesterol so no wonder pharmaceutical therapies […]


Treating asthma
28
August

Treating asthma

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

How does a specialist treat asthma and what should a patient expect? The goals and treatment of asthma are to reduce that inflammation that’s causing damage. So, some people who have very mild asthma, we don’t worry as much and just give them an inhaler to help with the symptoms, of getting the air in […]


Pleural Effusions – Causes, Diagnosis, Symptoms, Treatment
24
August

Pleural Effusions – Causes, Diagnosis, Symptoms, Treatment

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

hi welcome to MedCram let’s talk about pleural effusions so what is a pleural effusion a pleural effusion is basically a collection of fluid outside of the lung so if this were your thoracic cavity your lungs would inflate to fill that cavity almost completely however sometimes fluid can actually get in around that area […]