The Search For Less Addictive Painkillers

Opioids work wonders for pain. However, as their addictive effects increase, their effectiveness decreases. The US is amid an epidemic right now, with about 2 million Americans addicted to opioid painkillers. So, doctors and researchers are searching for new ways to relieve pain with no addictive side effects. New research of opioids’ cellular workings offers […]

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Benefits of Women’s Health Screening at Every Age

Regular health exams and tests can help find problems before they get started and locate them when your chances for treatment and cure are better. By getting the right health screenings at all ages, you are taking steps that help your odds for living a longer, healthier life. 

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Benefits of Employee Pharmacogenetic Testing

Drug-gene testing is also called pharmacogenomics, or pharmacogenetics. It is the study of how your genes affect your body’s response to medications. Your body has thousands of genes, some are responsible for how your body processes medications. Pharmacogenomic tests look for variants in genes that may determine whether a medication could be an effective treatment for […]

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Recognizing the Signs of Diabetes

While the onset of type 1 diabetes is often accompanied by obvious symptoms, people with type 2 diabetes often exhibit milder symptoms. It’s crucial for people to get treatment for both type 1 and type 2 diabetes, which makes recognizing symptoms imperative. First, it’s helpful to know the difference between type 1 and type 2 […]

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