Tag Archives: Prevent

Covid vaccine skepticism will prevent U.S. from reaching normalcy, ICU doctor says

A new poll found that 49% of Republican men said they won’t get vaccinated for Covid-19 and Dr. Vin Gupta said that “will determine the trajectory of this pandemic” to the detriment of all Americans. “All forecasts right now say that we’re going to be past the worst of this with normalcy by say end… Read More »

Antibiotics to prevent STIs – for or against?

There is ongoing scientific debate regarding how best to prevent, manage and reduce rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs). A possible future option is STI prophylaxis – taking medications either prior to (pre-), or shortly after (post-), exposure to an STI in order to prevent infection. However, this raises concerns regarding the development of antibiotic… Read More »

Products to prevent both pregnancy and HIV begin to emerge

Preventing unwanted pregnancy and HIV infection by using one product could be a reality one day. Early research on several products presented last week at the virtual HIV Research for Prevention (HIVR4P) conference showed that they are safe and that potential users are attracted by the idea of a two-in-one prevention method. High rates of… Read More »

What kind of diet to prevent strokes

Though a stroke can happen at any age, your risk does increase as you get older. No content on this site, regardless of date, should ever be used as a substitute for direct medical advice from your doctor or other qualified clinician. According to a study in Nutrients, it’s very possible. Excessive alcohol consumption can… Read More »

9 Herbs To Treat And Prevent Diabetes [INFOGRAPHIC]

According to research, individuals with pre-diabetes are considerably more unlikely to get diabetes if they normalize their blood glucose levels in time.1✅ JOURNAL REFERENCEDOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)60525-X The research reveals that people at a high risk for Type 2 diabetes that experience a phase of normal glucose regulation are 56% more unlikely to develop diabetes 10 years… Read More »

Does a plant based diet prevent cancer

Breast Cancer. Immunity: Plants as effective mediators. Planta Med ; Sign up now. New York: Macmillan Audio; A prospective cohort study on the relation between meat consumption and the risk of colon cancer. Soy and breast cancer One way researchers discovered the effects of soy on breast cancer risk, is through population studies. Effect of… Read More »

‘Gold Standard’ Clinical Trial Finds Hydroxychloroquine Won’t Prevent COVID-19

WEDNESDAY, June 3, 2020 — Hydroxychloroquine, the malaria drug touted and reportedly used by President Donald Trump as a preventative for COVID-19, appears not to have lived up to its hype, a new study shows. Unlike some prior studies, this new trial was a “gold standard” prospective, randomized clinical trial. It found that hydroxychloroquine could… Read More »