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Pharmacists Need Protective Masks, Too, To Keep Medicines Pure : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image Pharmacists typically wear surgical masks when preparing certain medicines — to keep the drugs sterile. But these masks, as well as of N95 respirators, are more often now going to front-line workers caring for COVID-19 patients. Aleksandr Zubkov/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Aleksandr Zubkov/Getty Images Pharmacy staff who prepare IV drugs… Read More »

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Advantages of vaping Vaping has become the new favorite activity to many people across the globe. This recreational activity is mainly done by the young people. Vaping has many health benefits. In case you are a smoker, then changing to vaping can benefit your health in many ways. This report discusses the various health benefits… Read More »

Medical News Today: Online information about probiotics often misleading

As probiotics grow in popularity, a recent study investigates the reliability of online information. They find that the majority of “top” websites provide information that lacks scientific evidence. As scientists have become increasingly interested in the role of gut bacteria, so have the public. In parallel with the microbiome’s rise to fame, probiotics have grown… Read More »

Medical News Today: Heart health: Are women getting incorrect treatment?

Recent research suggests that ignoring sex-specific risk factors of heart disease has resulted in women having a higher risk of dying from heart failure than men. Share on PinterestDifferences between men and women may mean that the latter do not receive the right treatment for heart conditions. A review published in Nature Medicine reveals an… Read More »