Your Health Consult 2022

Obesity Medication

Does it work? We all know that obesity is on the rise across the country. This has led to many different trends related to losing weight. Unfortunately, all of them aren’t effective, and many aren’t safe. Recently, a new medication has been advertised as a specific...

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Social Media & Health

What’s the impact? It seems like people are on their phones doing something everywhere you look. Most of the time, it’s related to social media. While the concept of social media was to help people remain and create connections with others, the data shows that...

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Sitting Too Much

Why is it so bad for you? You’ve probably heard that sitting too much isn’t good for your health. However, given our lifestyle nowadays, many people spend significant amounts of time doing precisely that! You might be wondering, what harm does sitting too much cause?...

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Gardening

What are the health benefits? Many people like to garden because they like spending time outside, seeing their effort pay off when plants grow, or enjoy eating vegetables and herbs that they produce. While all these are definitely positive outcomes, they aren’t the...

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Plastics & Microwaves

What’s the harm? More and more research is coming to light on just how bad plastics are not only for the environment but our bodies. One area of particular concern is when plastic containers are used to store food, especially if the food is warmed or cooked in these...

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Telemedicine

Is it here to stay? Most people had heard of telemedicine before the Covid-19 pandemic because it had been used sporadically. However, over the past couple of years, it’s come into widespread use for doctors to “see” patients without the risk of spreading the virus....

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Long COVID

What do we know? When the Covid-19 pandemic started, everyone was worried about the immediate effects because they were so severe. After a while, many people who were sick got better. Unfortunately, some are still experiencing lasting side effects months, if not...

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mRNA

What can it be used for? Recently, mRNA has been making headlines. The main reason is for its potential to fight Covid-19. However, the more we’re beginning to investigate its possible uses, mRNA might be the answer we’re looking for to treat a variety of conditions....

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Alzheimer’s Research

Is there new hope? When it comes to Alzheimer’s disease, there hasn’t been much in the way of treating it or preventing it. The lack of information has led to many scientists studying the condition. In recent months, new data has come to light that indicates the...

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Pandemic

Are we ready for the next one? There’s no question; we’re all tired of dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic. However, no matter how much we want it to be over, it’s not. At least, not yet anyway. As a result, most of us aren’t thinking about something that we should...

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Science Skepticism

Why is it so harmful? Increasingly it seems that there’s more and more doubt about scientific data. While it’s important not to believe everything you hear, it’s vital to understand that things change as new information is discovered. Sometimes, this contradicts what...

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