How to Use the Pulmicort Flexhaler – Demonstration
15
October

How to Use the Pulmicort Flexhaler – Demonstration

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

The pulmicort flexhaler is a dry powder steroid inhaler that delivers asthma control medicine. Open the flexhaler by twisting the white cover and lift off. If the flexhaler is new, prime it by twisting and clicking it twice. Hold upright and twist the grip as far to the right as it will go. Twist back […]


Cough and Cold Medicine for Children
15
October

Cough and Cold Medicine for Children

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

Runny noses, nasty aches and pains. It’s cold season again. “Hi, I’m Dr. Marc Berthiaume with some important information from Health Canada about over-the-counter cough and cold medicines for children.” After carefully assessing the use of these medicines, Health Canada has decided they should not be labelled for use in children under the age of […]


How to Use a Metered Dose Inhaler – Demonstration
10
October

How to Use a Metered Dose Inhaler – Demonstration

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

A metered dose inhaler can be used to take quick relief and long-term control medicine. They come in a wide variety of colors. Use a chamber or spacer with the inhaler to ensure the medicine is delivered to the lungs. When using an inhaler with the chamber, take the cap off the inhaler and shake […]


Asthma how-to: How to use a Dry Powder Inhaler
01
September

Asthma how-to: How to use a Dry Powder Inhaler

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

Medicine can get deep into the lungs through a dry powdered inhaler or DPI for short. Here’s how older kids and teens can use a DPI. How are DPIs different from metered dose inhalers? Unlike other inhalers, which deliver a puff of medicine, these inhalers hold the medicine as a dry powder. Since the medicine […]


कोलेस्ट्रॉल कण्ट्रोल करें घरेलु नुस्खों से II How To Control Cholesterol With Home Remedies

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

Welcome to health care at home In the previous season we talk about cholesterol but we didn’t share any remedies with you So let’s take that conversation further, as I told you that a certain amount of cholesterol is necessary for our body Because of cholesterol only our body produce hormones, vitamin D & digestive […]


Asthma Medication Concerns – The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (5 of 7)
28
August

Asthma Medication Concerns – The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (5 of 7)

By Adem Lewis / in , , , /

>>THE CONTROLLER MEDICINES ARE STEROIDS. WHEN PARENTS HEAR THAT THEIR CHILDREN WILL BE ON STEROIDS EVERY DAY, THEY’RE CONCERNED ABOUT SEVERAL THINGS.>>STEROIDS–AT FIRST THEY DID CONCERN ME. BECAUSE, I GUESS, AS A NATURAL REACTION YOU HEAR STEROIDS AND IT DEFINITELY– IT ALARMS YOU.>>THE STEROIDS THAT WE USE ARE NATURAL PRODUCTS OF YOUR ADRENAL GLANDS. THEY’RE […]



Cholesterol Metabolism, LDL, HDL and other Lipoproteins, Animation
24
August

Cholesterol Metabolism, LDL, HDL and other Lipoproteins, Animation

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

Despite having a BAD reputation as a high-risk factor for cardiovascular diseases, cholesterol is an ESSENTIAL component of all animal cells. It is an INTEGRAL part of the cell membrane, providing membrane FLUIDITY and participating in a number of cellular processes. Cholesterol also serves as a PRECURSOR for production of bile, steroid hormones, and vitamin […]


Asthma Medications – The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (4 of 7)
24
August

Asthma Medications – The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (4 of 7)

By Adem Lewis / in , , , /

>>THERE ARE TWO TYPES OF ASTHMA MEDICINES– QUICK-RELIEF AND CONTROLLER MEDICINES. QUICK-RELIEF MEDICINES, SUCH AS ALBUTEROL, RELAX TIGHTENED MUSCLES IN THE AIRWAYS DURING A FLARE. QUICK-RELIEF MEDICINES SHOULD BE TAKEN ONLY AS NEEDED FOR ASTHMA SYMPTOMS. IF A CHILD NEEDS TO TAKE QUICK-RELIEF MEDICINES REGULARLY, IT IS A SIGN THAT THE ASTHMA IS NOT UNDER […]