What Is In The Birth Control Pill?

Birth control pills may be made of a combination of female hormones or may have only one hormone depending on their type.

This Is What Your Blood Pressure Readings Mean

If you have ever been to see a doctor, then you have had your blood pressure taken, usually by a nurse before your appointment begins. You might have to remove your arm from a bulky sleeve and sit with your legs uncrossed in front of you. The healthcare professional then places a cuff around your […]

History Of Thе Bіrth Control Ріll

A significant achievement іn thе history оf medical ѕсіеnсе was thе іntrоduсtіоn of birth соntrоl ріllѕ. It wаѕ a gift fоr thе women whо faced problems durіng abortions. Thе wоmеn could еffесtіvеlу control сhіldbеаrіng bу tаkіng a ріll. “Thе Pіll” іѕ thе соmmоn nаmе for оrаl соntrасерtіоn. Women all over the world have been uѕіng […]

How To Take Anxiety Disorder Medication

How To Take Anxiety Disorder Medication

Anxiety disorders, the most common mental illness in the United States, affect roughly 40 million adults, according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America. Before starting a new prescription, ask your doctor how to take anxiety disorder medication to achieve the best possible outcome. With so many sufferers, several types of medications are now available […]

ADHD medication: Before starting there are a few things you should consider and discuss with your doctor or your child's doctor.

ADHD Medication: 7 Things to Keep in Mind Before Starting

Deciding to start treatment for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a big choice. Following a thorough ADHD diagnosis from your medical professional, treatment is likely the right choice. Most ADHD treatment plans include a combination of counseling, behavioral therapy, support (at home and school or work) and, of course, medication. Before starting ADHD medication, there […]

starting depression medication

Starting Depression Medication? Here’s What to Expect

Deciding to begin an antidepressant is an important decision to be made with your doctor or therapist. It is not a decision every individual makes easily. Starting depression medication, however, can give you the boost you need to overcome depression and to enjoy life again. If you decide to begin treating your depression with medication, this is what […]

6 Effective Ways to Remember the Birth Control Pill

Let’s face it, remembering the pill every day can be difficult. We’ve compiled a few tips & tricks to help you remember.

You Should Never Do These Things While On The Pill

You Should Never Do These Things While On The Pill

While on the pill there are things you should avoid to maintain contraceptive efficiency. 5 most important things to avoid: Starting late…

What is an anxiety disorder? When does normal anxiety become so extreme it is considered a disorder? Read more to know the difference.

What Is An Anxiety Disorder?

As humans, we evolved to experience fear and anxiety during dangerous, potentially life-threatening situations. Thanks to fear, people (and other animals) instinctively know to react with a fight or flight response to potential dangers, like grizzly bears, cliff precipices, burning buildings, and tornados. Experiencing anxiety when faced with a situation which could truly be dangerous is completely […]