Tips for Recovering from Joint Surgery

Recovering from Joint Surgery

Recovering from joint replacement surgery can be a lengthy process that takes its toll on your lifestyle in a myriad of ways. As the recovery process can be lengthy and you know exactly when you will be undergoing surgery, it is advisable to start preparing for the recovery process before you undergo surgery. Here are […]

Bio Oil special skincare for scars

Bio-Oil

Bio Oil special skincare for scars, stretch marks, uneven skin tones, ageing skin, dehydrated skin. Important Information Safety Warning For external use only. Do not use on broken skin. Ingredients Paraffinum Liquidum, Triisononanoin, Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Anthemis Nobilis Flower Oil, Lavendula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Rosemarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil, Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract, Helianthus […]

Breath temperature test helps diagnose lung cancer

lung cancer

The temperature of a person’s exhaled breath may be a simple, non-invasive diagnostic test for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), according to a study, the results of which were presented at the recent European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress held in Munich, Germany. “The results of our study showed that the exhaled breath temperature is […]

New guidelines uphold levothyroxine as standard of care for hypothyroidism

care for hypothyroidism

Levothyroxine (L-T4) should remain as the standard of care for treating hypothyroidism, according to a new hypothyroidism guidelines released by the American Thyroid Association (ATA). “Our guidelines offer reassurance to physicians and their patients [that] no changes are needed in the current standard of care for hypothyroidism in the majority of patients,” said Dr. Jacqueline […]

Burden of GERD remains high for many patients in Asia

gastroesophageal reflux disease

Many gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) patients in Asia still experience the symptoms of GERD even though they are compliant to proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy, reveals a survey. The GERD in Asia Pacific Survey (GAPS) enrolled 450 patients from six Asian countries. The participants were aged between 21 and 55 years, with self-reported and doctor-diagnosed […]