Healthcare

What is Prednisone? And the Role of Digital Health in Immunosuppression

Steroids for treatment include prednisone, a synthetic corticosteroid that suppresses the immune system and the release of certain types of materials in the body that cause inflammation, arthritis, bowel disease and allergies. Prednisone was discovered by Arthur Nobile in the 1950s and transformed the course of medication for arthritis. Prednisone is used to treat a

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Understanding the Effects of Ketamine, and the Role of Technology in Anesthesia

Ketamine was discovered in the year 1964; in 1970, the United States approved it for use in hospitals as well as other medical environments as an anesthetic. Ketamine can relieve pain and produce relaxation in animals and humans. However, because of its hallucinogenic, tranquilizing as well as dissociative effects, it’s a recreational drug that is

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The Unspoken Dangers of Alcohol Abuse

Do you take a glass of alcohol every so often? Do you know a loved one who does? Have you ever asked yourself what the effects of drinking on the body are? After taking the bottle for some time, one starts to get dependent on it for day-to-day functioning.  Drinking has adverse effects on a

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