Friday, March 5, 2021

MedicineNet Offers Useful Tips On How To Get Rid Of Bedsores Quickly

MedicineNet, a medical information-providing website, offered a few useful tips on how to get rid of bedsores, or pressure sores, quickly. It recommends a combination of medical and auxiliary treatments to heal pressure sores promptly.

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Could Help Prevent Asthma, Suggests Study

Higher dietary intake of long-chain omega-3 fatty acids in childhood could reduce the risk of developing asthma later, according to a new study published in the European Respiratory Journal. The study was observational so the researchers said more research is needed.

Cincinnati CBP Officers Seize More Than 10,000 Fake Viagra Pills

Cincinnati CBP officers seized more than 33 pounds, nearly 10,350 pills, of fake Viagra in tow shipments that were destined to a person in Brooklyn, New York. If the pills had been genuine, they could have cost around $238,050. Viagra is a prescription drug recommended for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.

Experts Fear That Capitol Hill Mayhem May Have Allowed the Coronavirus to Spread

Scientists have been expressing concerns over the last week’s Capitol Hill violence, fearing that it could be a super-spreading event given the fact that the number of COVID cases has been increasing in the nation. They said the rioters were shouting for longer periods, giving the opportunity for the virus to spread.

Generic Drugs Market Expected To Grow Exponentially

Generic Drugs Market report suggests that the industry will grow exponentially in the near future, as more and more people switching to generic drugs from their branded counterparts. And that’s because of the cost. Generic drugs are nearly 85% cheaper than their branded versions are.

Psychologist Explains an Alternative Theory of Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Prof. Noam Shpancer, the author of the novel The Good Psychologist, has written an article in which he has explained an alternative theory of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). The article is published online on Psychology Today. Prof. Shpancer specializes in the treatment of anxiety disorders.

First Case of New COVID Strain Detected In United States

The first case of the new strain of the coronavirus, which was first identified in the UK, has been reported in Colorado. The infected man, who is in his 20s, has been diagnosed with the new strain and is currently in isolation in Elbert County. The man does not have a travel history.