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Management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

The first line options available for the management of gastroesophageal reflux disease are lifestyle modifications. However, usually they are not enough and the patient requires the addition of other medications for the effective treatment of GERD. The medications currently used for the treatment of GERD include proton pump inhibitors, H2-receptor antagonist, antacids and Prokinetic drugs. […]

Gerd Risk Factors, Complications, and Its Association with Obesity

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) Gastroesophageal reflux disease is caused by the flow of the acidic content from the stomach up into the esophagus.  This acidic content of the stomach damages the mucosa of the esophagus and produces the symptoms of GERD. The most common presentation of GERD is a deep burning pain felt behind the […]

Asthma Medications and Treatments

The drugs currently used by asthma doctors for the treatments of asthma exacerbation and prevent future attacks can be can be divided into two groups Medications used for the quick relief of an asthmatic attack Medications used for long-term control of asthma symptoms Asthma Medications and Treatments for Quick relief Short-acting Beta-adrenergic agonists They include […]

Causes of Asthma and Common Symptoms

Asthma is a long-standing respiratory disease. It can occur at any age and is estimated to affect about 24 million people in the United States. The epidemiologic studies by asthma doctors have indicated a recent increase in the prevalence of asthma, particularly in the western world. What happens during an asthmatic attack? Normally during inhalation air […]

Importance Of Healthy Lifestyle In Prevention Of Diseases

The major annual killers in the United States are heart diseases, cancer, stroke, chronic obstructive lung diseases, and diabetes. Preventive medicine has focused on the ways that can keep these deadly conditions from happening. This is mainly achieved through lifestyle modification such as cessation of smoking, a decrease in the consumption of alcohol, regular exercise, […]

Cold like symptoms? Do I need to seek medical attention?

Common cold refers to the viral infection of the upper respiratory tract i.e. nose and throat.  There are more than 200 types of viruses that are identified to cause the common cold. The most commonly involved viruses include rhinovirus, Parainfluenza virus, coronavirus, and adenovirus. Symptoms The main symptoms of the common cold are listed below. […]

Do You Know How to Lower Blood Sugar?

Diabetes is a common disease. It is characterized by a deficiency of insulin, leading to an elevation of blood glucose level. The elevated high blood glucose for a prolonged time is responsible for all the deadly complications of diabetes. Thus the main aim of the treatment of diabetes is to maintain blood glucose as close […]