What Is Chagas Disease?
Chagas disease is an infectious disease spread primarily by being bitten by the Triatomine bug, also known as the kissing bug. Blood transfusions are another major cause of infection. The reason Chagas is being referred to as the new AIDS is because experts are noting the similarities to how HIV first spread. The long dormant […]
Infographic: How to Beat Diabetes
Diabetes is increasing at an alarming rate. Numbers show that more than 8% of the U.S. population has diabetes. A few tips to manage your diabetes: Don’t Skip Your Diabetes Medication Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff Don’t Smoke, Ever Keep Your Teeth Healthy Check Blood Glucose Levels Check Your Feet on the Daily A few […]
Can Sildenafil Help PAH Sufferers Lead Better Lives?
Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a rare condition characterized by a dramatic increase in blood pressure in the arteries and veins of the lungs, which affects the heart as a result. Symptoms of the disease include dizziness, shortness of breath and fainting, as well as decreased exercise tolerance and a significantly higher risk of heart […]