Medical News of the Week

Traveling with Medical Conditions Traveling with a medical condition requires special preparation. Medical alert bracelets or necklaces are essential for those with conditions that can cause rapid, life-threatening symptoms, confusion, or unconsciousness (such as diabetes, seizures, and severe allergic reactions). Source: MerckSource Diabetes and Your Diet: Busting 7 Myths Some…

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Medical News of the Week

Poor Diet May Make COPD Worse Certain vitamin deficiencies may lead to decreased lung function in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), which includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Source: American College of Chest Physicians Read More Eating Peanuts While Pregnant May Raise Child’s Allergy Risks  Women who eat peanuts…

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