Donating blood is a life-saving act. Consider increasing your iron intake before and after you donate blood. Read the article to know what kind of foods and liquids you need to consume and avoid before and after donating blood.
Inhaled nitric oxide may reduce kidney complications from heart surgery when used during and for 24 hours following heart surgery. This is the first study to show that a pharmacological treatment can reduce acute and chronic kidney injury resulting from cardiac surgery.
Binge drinking causes sleep disturbances by affecting the gene that regulates sleep. It also causes significant increase in non-rapid eye movement sleep four hours after binge drinking followed by increased wakefulness and reduced sleep during subsequent sleep periods.
Ciprofloxacin, a second generation broad-spectrum antimicrobial agent prescribed to treat or prevent infectious diarrhea, typhoid fever, pneumonia, skin infections, bone and joint infections, and chronic bacterial prostatitis.
Metronidazole, a broad spectrum nitroimidazole antimicrobial or antiprotozoal drug prescribed to treat amebiasis, trichomoniasis, bacterial vaginosis, giardiasis, pseudomembranous colitis, rosacea, periodontitis, and lung abscess.
Isotretinoin is a retinoid and a prescription only medicine (POM) related to vitamin A and its isomer tretinoin is also used to treat acne vulgaris and severe recalcitrant nodular acne resulting in deep or painful cysts and nodules.