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GLP1 and its effect on weight loss

GLP-1 or Glucagon-like peptide-1 agonists have been proven to help people who want to lose weight. They are also prescribed to people with type 2 diabetes.
Feb 16th, 2024
Lifestyle Medicine

Lifestyle Medicine

Lifestyle medicine is a branch of medicine that focuses on the role of lifestyle and behavior change in the prevention and treatment of chronic diseases such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and certain cancers.
Feb 2nd, 2023

Obesity and its associated complications

Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have an adverse effect on health. It is defined by a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or higher.
Jan 6th, 2023

Pulmonary Hypertension Month

November is Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month Pulmonary Hypertension is a progressive lung disease in which patients experience high blood pressure in the lungs.
Nov 29th, 2022
Breast cancer awareness month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, this month became nationally recognized in 1985, initially the aim was to increase the detection of breast cancer by encouraging women to have mammograms.
Oct 25th, 2022
National Cholesterol Education Month

National Cholesterol Education Month

Heart Disease is the number one leading cause of death in the U.S. according to the CDC. High blood cholesterol is one of the major risk factors for heart disease, causing heart attack and stroke.
Oct 4th, 2022
Blood pressure

High Blood Pressure vs Low Blood Pressure

Blood pressure is the pressure of circulating blood against the walls of blood vessels in your body. Due to various health reasons, this pressure may go higher or lower than the normal level.
Feb 23rd, 2024

What Is Gestational Diabetes?

Diabetes is a common illness that affects millions of patients around the world. When exploring this particular topic, it is important to realize that there are different types of diabetes.
Feb 13th, 2024

Diabetes and Its prevention

Diabetes or diabetes mellitus is a collection of diseases that result from abnormal amounts of glucose in the body. Glucose is the body’s main energy source; by nature, our body is fully equipped to utilize it and store it mindfully for use in emergency si
Feb 11th, 2024
Lifestyle changes

What is lifestyle medicine?

Lifestyle medicine is a branch of medicine that focuses on preventing, managing, and treating chronic diseases by addressing lifestyle factors and behaviors. It emphasizes the role of lifestyle choices in promoting health and well-being.
Sep 30th, 2023

What is diabetes?

Diabetes is a chronic medical condition in which the body is unable to properly regulate the amount of sugar in the blood. This occurs because the body either does not produce enough insulin or the cells do not respond to insulin properly.
Jan 23rd, 2023
National Diabetes Month

National Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Month, communities across the country team up to bring attention to diabetes. This blue circle is the universal symbol for diabetes, it was introduced in 2006 to give diabetes a common identity for people to recognize
Nov 3rd, 2022