What are ketones in type 2 diabetes

By Jeemin Kwon. Learn what ketones are, how they are measured, and what to do with the information. Some people with diabetes have a higher risk for diabetic ketoacidosis DKA — which can be a frightening complication click here for a background on DKA. Type 1 patients are at higher risk than type 2 patients,… Read More »

Is it safe to see an audiologist or hearing care provider during the pandemic? A checklist

If you’ve been putting off seeing an audiologist or hearing care specialist while sheltering at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, that’s understandable. Many Americans have chosen to delay non-emergency medical care while waiting for things to improve. At the same time, keep in mind that untreated hearing loss is not benign, and the longer you put off… Read More »

Can u get a rash from chlamydia

Syphilis rash is a symptom of the syphilis STD. It is a rash that can appear anywhere on the body. Its emergence indicates that syphilis has entered the body, progressed past its primary stage, and is now entering its secondary stage. Order our confidential syphilis test then walk right into the lab nearest you. No… Read More »

Scientists find evidence of link between diesel exhaust, risk of Parkinson’s

Caroline Seydel A new UCLA study in zebrafish has identified the process by which air pollution can damage brain cells, potentially contributing to Parkinson’s disease. Published in the peer-reviewed journal Toxicological Sciences, the findings show that chemicals in diesel exhaust can trigger the toxic buildup of a protein in the brain called alpha-synuclein, which is commonly seen in people with the disease. Previous studies have revealed that people living… Read More »

Coronavirus Lock Down, Bad Dreams and Bad Sleep

Even under “normal” circumstances, 75% of Americans reported experiencing stress in the past month that resulted in sleepless nights at least once. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, however, stress levels are peaking for many, with 88% of workers surveyed by Human Resource Executive reporting moderate to extreme stress in the last four to… Read More »