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Lipitor vs. Crestor — The battle of the statins

Statins such as Lipitor or Crestor are used to treat cardiovascular disease and diabetes, what’s the difference? and is one better than the other? Cardiovascular disease is a collective term that describes diseases relating to the circulatory system. The most prevalent cardiovascular diseases include heart failure, heart attacks, strokes, peripheral vascular disease, and ischemic heart […]

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Understanding the interaction between metabolic syndrome and COVID-19

Understanding the correlation between metabolic syndrome and COVID-19 may be crucial to improved treatment and outcomes. The COVID-19 pandemic caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) has become a global crisis affecting millions of people with more than 40 million confirmed cases worldwide and over a million COVID-19 related deaths. Particularly, the elderly […]

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Mitt Romney Lashes Trump Admin’s ‘Inexcusable’ COVID-19 Vaccine Delays

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) on Friday attacked the Trump administration for its  “incomprehensible” and “inexcusable” failure to meet its own coronavirus vaccination goals, as thousands of Americans die after contracting the virus every day. “That comprehensive vaccination plans have not been developed at the federal level and sent to the states as models is as incomprehensible as […]

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Tampon in for a month?

I just birthed a tampon after about a month. I totally forgot it was in. Just thought it was a yeast infection. No bleeding (a few drops when it came out) and no other signs of TSS or any symptoms other than these. Thought it was a yeast infection because I was the tiniest bit […]