Monthly Archives: August 2017

Why OraQuick ?

Image is from OraQuick The thought of having a home kit for HIV testing has been debated for many years, however, finally, there is a home kit you can purchase called OraQuick. The kit has recently been approved by the … Continue reading

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What is a Spirometry?

Spirometry is a pulmonary function test and is one the most common. It basically measures the lung function and specifically the volume and speed of inhaled and exhaled air. It is critical in the assessment of breathing patterns which identify … Continue reading

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Symptoms of HIV & its Effects

  HIV is one of the deadliest viruses globally. Since it was first recognized in a blood sample which was gotten from a man in the capital of Congo in western Africa, in 1959, scientists have not been able to … Continue reading

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Why Take a Pulmonary Lung Test?

You may have heard of pulmonary lung tests (PFTs) before, but aren’t quite sure what it is. Simply, this test measures how well your lungs function. The test itself measures how well you are able to breathe and how your … Continue reading

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Ways to Prevent the Flu

Everyone dreads flu season and when the news starts reporting that there has been an increase in influenza cases in your area, it might be time to start thinking about preventing this illness as best as you can. So much … Continue reading

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Benefits of EasyOne

New Diagnostic Designs for Diagnosing Lung Disease EasyOne hosts an array of new diagnostic devices supported by the American Thoracic Society in 2017. These devices allow doctors to take a much closer look at lung diseases which allows a more … Continue reading

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Ways to contract HIV

It is not known how HIV started. The first reported case was in 1959. It was detected in the blood sample of a man from Kinshasa in the Dominic Republic of the Congo. How he became infected is unknown. In … Continue reading

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Why HeartSine?

Image is from HeartSmart.com Saving Lives with an AED Long ago in 1947, the medical community discovered that an electrical shock to the heart would restart a stopped heart during cardiac arrest. Technology continues to work on ways in which … Continue reading

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Signs You Have The Flu

Flu is one the most common viral infections that can be humiliating and devastating in equal measure. Detecting the early symptoms of the virus can take you a long way in preventing its spread as well as helping you to … Continue reading

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