Kidney diseases becoming rampant in Ghana - Dr. Awuku
The Physician Specialist at the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital Dialysis Centre, Dr. Yaw Asante Awuku had expressed worry that kidney disease was becoming alarming in the country with one out of every ten patients being diagnosed with the disease.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Efficacy of Ambroxol lozenges for pharyngitis: a meta-analysis
Ambroxol has a local anaesthetic action and is marketed for pain relief for sore throat.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Coastal Courier
Fight allergies naturally
Natural sore throat elixir Ingredients Juice of half an organic lemon 2 tablespoons of raw, local Georgia honey Optional add-ins: During cold-and-flu season, the addition of a pinch of cayenne pepper a dash of fresh, grated ginger to this mixture helps to boost the cold-fighting properties, but it can kick up the heat, so use those add-ins ... (more)
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Kids Quiz: What causes a sore throat when you have a cold?
Caitlyn Swindle, grade 2, Glen Acres * I think you swallow your boogeys in your nose and if you have a cold that causes a sore throat.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Are you sure youre in the right place
SORE throats, insect stings and even a paper cut are just some of the reasons why people have turned up at the county's Accident and Emergency departments.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Upper Respiratory Infections on the Rise
Most of the time it just starts out as a viral infection," said Dr. Scott Greenfield of Patient First.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Morwell locals seek compo advice
MORWELL residents and businesses suffering financial hardship due to the fires at the Hazelwood open-cut mine have sought advice on a possible compensation claim.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Tufts Daily
Eva Batalla-Mann | Valuable Delusions
But then bit by bit you learn how to make decisions on your own. Every day we manage to conduct our lives and ourselves as autonomous individuals.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
New row over Wiltshire 111 health line call outs
A year on from its launch in Wiltshire, paramedics say they are still being sent to patients who call 111 but who do not need an ambulance, as they are suffering from ailments including rashes, sore throats, constipation and headaches.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
MU Health Care to open three clinics in Columbia Hy-Vee stores
The clinics will serve as an alternative to emergency rooms or primary care physicians, treating people older than one year with symptoms of common illnesses including upper respiratory symptoms, sore throats, coughs, urinary symptoms, rashes or minor injuries.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
OTC Product News
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Cambodia: More on the latest H5N1 case
The year's third case of human avian influenza has been confirmed in a 4-year-old boy in the same village in Kratie province where two siblings died of the virus earlier this month, the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization said Wednesday.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The Georgia Straight
Clinical drug trial could help shorten flu suffering
A broad-spectrum antiviral called favipiravir is being tested locally on people who are sick to see how effective the medication is in treating their symptoms.
Efficiency is a Problem: Irrational Use of Medicines
My PCP recently prescribed me azithromycin for the "sore throat" without obvious symptom of fever at an urgent-care encounter of esophageal reflux; and my parents had to take Lipitor just because their cholesterol levels were a little bit over the normal value for the first time.