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What Are the Most Dangerous Alcohol and Drug Combinations?

It is never a good idea to mix alcohol and other substances. This does not mean that it isn’t a common practice,...

Benzodiazepine Withdrawal – What It Looks Like and How to Cope

Benzodiazepine - or benzos as they are shortly called - are a group of depressants associated with the central nervous system and...

Sedatives: Overview, Types, How They Work, Cautions, and Dependency

We have all heard the word Sedatives; however, many of us don't know what it means or its functions. The purpose of this article...

Cancer from Zantac and How it’s Become a Major Lawsuit

In September 2019, the FDA announced Zantac to be a drug that contained cancer-causing chemicals. Zantac is an anti-acid drug and the cancer-causing chemical...

Barbiturates: Uses, Health Benefits, Side Effects, and Risks

For about a century and a half, barbiturates have been known and used. But around the 1900s, they become so popular and...

Substance Use Disorder (SUD): Causes and Symptoms

Substance use disorder is when a person’s use of alcohol or another substance (drug) leads to health issues or problems at work, school, or...

The Dangers of Over-the-counter Drugs

Nine out of ten people in Nigeria are regular users of over-the-counter (OTC) medications. These medications are most often purchased for the treatment of...

6 Effects of Technology on Acquisition of Medicines

Technology significantly impacts various aspects of life today. The significance of technology is evident in various sectors including automotive, communication, education, entertainment, and medicine. Embracing...

Important Vaccines That You Need as an Adult

Most people think that once you’ve reached adulthood, you’re done getting vaccines. We’ve all got memories of getting vaccinated as children. Kids are more...

The Negative Effects of Aspartame on the Brain

Everyone loves to know their favorite sweet treat is sugar free. But what if that sugary dessert was worse than consuming the same sugary...
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EaseQuit Review – Quit Smoking Easily

When it was time to quit smoking, my mind was geared toward the dreaded moments when withdrawal symptoms would inevitably kick in. I'd tried...

Diet – an Introduction and Types

In recent times, there have been a couple of scientific studies that reveals the bitter truth about how diets do not really...

The FOMO Syndrome That Every Millennial Is Suffering From

Only a decade ago, the term ‘rat race’ was used primarily to describe the intense and ruthless competition with people trying to climb the...

10 Ways to Find Lower Back Pain Relief

Back pain can be quite a menace; whether you are experiencing it temporarily due to a bad sitting posture or chronically due to an...

Gynecomastia (Man Boobs): Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

The mammary glands are naturally bigger in women than they are in men. However, sometimes, men may begin to notice an increase in their...