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Hypotension: A Clinical Care Review 2/19/2014

Low blood pressure can be easily recognized by key signs and symptoms.

Wheat Allergy: A Closer Look 12/18/2013

Identifying the specific type of gluten allergy a patient is experiencing is important when developing an effective treatment plan.

Male Osteoporosis: An Overview 9/18/2013

Decreased testosterone levels are a primary cause of low bone density in men.

Fish Oil: Is It Cardioprotective? 10/19/2012

Poor Vision Is Not Part of Aging 9/19/2012

Certain vitamins and nutrients can protect the eye from various ocular diseases, such as cataracts, macular degeneration, and glaucoma.

Polymyalgia Rheumatica: A Severe, Self-Limiting Disease 6/20/2012

This complex inflammatory condition of unknown cause is treated most effectively with oral corticosteroids.

Intravenous Radiocontrast Media: A Review of Allergic Reactions 5/22/2012

Depending on the type of contrast material used to enhance imaging, reactions can range from minor to life-threatening.

PAD: Millions Undiagnosed or Untreated 3/20/2012

Peripheral artery disease is caused by a buildup of fatty deposits in the arteries.

The Emerging Role of Vitamin K2 1/20/2012

Therapeutic benefits of this compound include efficacy against Alzheimer’s disease and various cancers.

The Placebo Effect: Usage, Mechanisms, and Legality 12/20/2011

Pharmacists and other medical practitioners should carefully weigh the risks and benefits of this treatment approach, which has roots dating back centuries.

Curcumin: A Promising Antiamyloidogenic Agent 8/19/2011

The active ingredient in turmeric may be effective in preventing and treating Alzheimer's disease.

Potassium Iodide: An Antidote for Radiation Exposure 6/20/2011

This compound cannot prevent radioactive iodine from entering the body, but it does shield the thyroid gland from harm once contamination occurs.

Uterotonic Agents: An Update 5/18/2011

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