PReP medication can help stop people from contracting HIV. Getty Images Earlier this month, pharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences announcedthat it will donate enough HIV prevention drug Truvada to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to benefit 200,000 people at risk for HIV. While news of the announcement was met positively, it
Workplace wellness programs have been in vogue for a while now. However, a recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) suggests they might not be all they’re cracked up to be, at least in the short term. In a randomized trial involving nearly 33,000 employees at 160
The subject of parental favoritism has been trending lately, with a number of think piecespopping up over the last several months on the topic. While many parents are often quick to declare they don’t have a favorite, a number of kids — and adult siblings — may beg to differ. In fact, the effect parental favoritism
If you’ve sought out teeth-whitening products, you might want to keep in mind how they might be impacting your dental health. New research presented at the annual American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology meeting in Orlando, Florida, sheds light on how hydrogen peroxide — used in the over-the-counter whitening products you
Health practitioners and nutritionists always recommend to maintain a healthy diet and to follow a routine of exercising and eating meals on time. There have been many concepts about healthy eating; but the most current advice is perhaps to ‘eat less’ or ‘restrict fat’. Not many of us are convinced with
With our modern lifestyle, many of us have become vulnerable to various kinds of diseases and serious health conditions, which were not even heard of a few decades back. Obesity is one of the lifestyle diseases, which is rapidly becoming one of the most common medical concerns across the world.
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