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Brachial neuritis: Signs, causes, and therapy

    Brachial neuritis can cause pain, burning, unusual sensations, and weakness around the shoulder. The symptoms may also spread to the hands, arms, or chest. People sometimes refer to brachial neuritis as brachial plexitis. It is a type of peripheral neuropathy, which is damage to the nerves in the …

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Scientists evaluation female and male variations

  The risk of developing Parkinson’s disease is twice as high in males. However, the neurodegenerative condition progresses more quickly in females, who are also more likely to die prematurely because of it. Share on PinterestResearchers have reviewed sex-based differences in Parkinson’s disease. These are some examples of the roles …

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May prescription greens be the way forward for healthcare?

  The authors of a new study conclude that healthful food prescriptions in Medicare and Medicaid would be more cost-effective after 5 years than preventive drug treatments. Share on PinterestAs the cost of healthcare rises, could prescription vegetables save money? Medicare and Medicaid are the two largest healthcare programs in …

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Medicare and Medicaid: What do they do?

    Medicaid and Medicare are two governmental programs that provide medical and health-related services to specific groups of people in the United States. The two programs are very different, but they both come under the management of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. This is a division of …

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Hepatitis C remedy: Prices and insurance coverage

    There is no vaccine to prevent hepatitis C, but medical innovations in recent years mean that oral treatments can cure most people. However, these newer drugs have a high cost that can make paying for hepatitis C treatment difficult. This article details information about hepatitis C medications, and …

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Influences, apply, magic, and faith

    Ancient Egypt was a civilization that lasted from 3300 to 525 B.C.E. This is probably where the concept of health started. Some of the earliest records of medical care come from ancient Egypt. The ancient Egyptians believed in prayer as a solution to health problems, but they also …

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What’s drugs? Definition, fields, and branches

    Medicine is the field of health and healing. It includes nurses, doctors, and various specialists. It covers diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease, medical research, and many other aspects of health. Medicine aims to promote and maintain health and wellbeing. Conventional modern medicine is sometimes called allopathic medicine. …

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Historical Greek medication: Influences and observe

    Greek civilization emerged around 700 B.C.E. and continued until around 600 C.E. Greek doctors used rational thinking when dealing with medicine. This approach continues to influence medicine today. Greek doctors turned the corner from a reliance on divine intervention for healing to practical, natural solutions. Some of their …

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Historical Roman drugs: Influences, apply, and studying

    The Roman Empire began around 800 B.C.E. and existed for around 1,200 years. Medical knowledge and practice were advanced for the time, and the ancient Romans made progress in many areas. The Romans encouraged the provision of public health facilities throughout the Empire. Their medicine developed from the …

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Medieval Islamic drugs: Influences, thinkers, and anatomy

    In medieval times, Islamic thinkers elaborated the theories of the ancient Greeks and made extensive medical discoveries. There was a wide-ranging interest in health and disease, and Islamic doctors and scholars wrote extensively, developing complex literature on medication, clinical practice, diseases, cures, treatments, and diagnoses. Often, in these …

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Infectious illnesses, timelines, and challenges

    Modern medicine, or medicine as we know it, started to emerge after the Industrial Revolution in the 18th century. At this time, there was rapid growth in economic activity in Western Europe and the Americas. During the 19th century, economic and industrial growth continued to develop, and people …

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Analysis, illness prevention, and drugs

    When we think of medicine, we imagine the hospital or doctor’s office, sterile spaces, and pills that make us feel better. But, thousands of years ago, medicine looked somewhat different. Prehistoric medicine refers to medicine before humans were able to read and write. It covers a vast period …

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