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Acoustic neuromas: Causes, Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

Acoustic neuromas: Causes, Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

Acoustic neuromas, also known as vestibular schwannomas, are non-malignant tumors of the 8th cranial nerve. Most commonly they arise from the covering cells (Schwann cells) of the inferior vestibular nerve (Komatsuzaki and Tsunoda, 2001; Krais, 2007). Acoustic Neuroma (swelling of … Read more

Anemia: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Anemia: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Anemia is a medical condition in which the red blood cell count or hemoglobin is less than normal. The normal level of hemoglobin is generally different in males and females. For men, anemia is typically defined as hemoglobin level of … Read more

Symptoms of Menopause

Symptoms of Menopause

Menopause, or more accurately perimenopause , is the time when your body begins to react to dropping levels of estrogen and other hormones. Every woman will experience this differently, so your menopause may not look like your friend’s. But some … Read more

Anxiety – Not Just A Pessimistic Feeling

Anxiety – Not Just A Pessimistic Feeling

1. Anxiety : “a future-oriented mood state” Anxiety is “a future-oriented mood state in which one is ready or prepared to attempt to cope with upcoming negative events. In other words, one always tends to have a pessimistic attitude towards … Read more

T-Diet (Phentermine)

T-Diet (Phentermine)

What is T-Diet (Phentermine)? Phentermine is a stimulant that is similar to an amphetamine. Phentermine is an appetite suppressant that affects the central nervous system. Phentermine is used togther with diet and exercise to treat obesity (overweight) in people with … Read more

S-T Forte 2 (Chlorpheniramine Hydrocodone)

S-T Forte 2 (Chlorpheniramine Hydrocodone)

What is S-T Forte 2 (Chlorpheniramine Hydrocodone)? Chlorpheniramine is an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching, watery eyes, and runny nose. Hydrocodone is a narcotic cough suppressant. The combination … Read more

N Ice with Vitamin C

N Ice with Vitamin C

What is N Ice with Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)? Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) occurs naturally in foods such as citrus fruit, tomatoes, potatoes, and leafy vegetables. Ascorbic acid is important for bones and connective tissues, muscles, and blood vessels. Vitamin … Read more

G Bid (Guaifenesin)

G Bid (Guaifenesin)

What is G Bid (Guaifenesin)? Guaifenesin is an expectorant. It helps loosen congestion in your chest and throat, making it easier to cough out through your mouth. Guaifenesin is used to reduce chest congestion caused by the common cold, infections, … Read more

B & O Supprettes 15-A rectal

Brand Names: B & O Supprettes 15-A, B & O Supprettes 16-A Generic Name: belladonna and opium (rectal) (Pronunciation: BEL a DON a and OH pee um) What is belladonna and opium (B & O Supprettes 15-A, B & O … Read more