Common Questions About Medical Cannabis

Common Questions About Medical Cannabis

Although medical cannabis has been legalized in many states, there are still some common questions that prospective patients have about this treatment plan. Because of the bad rep that this treatment can get, many individuals have naturally come to have reservations...
Essential Travel Tips for Diabetics

Essential Travel Tips for Diabetics

​​With advances in medical technology, people with diabetes are now able to enjoy an active lifestyle. It is now possible for them to travel more easily and safely as they can be screened before departure and monitored while traveling.  However, there are some...
When Should You Be Screened for Each Kind of Cancer?

When Should You Be Screened for Each Kind of Cancer?

Cancer screenings should be a regular part of everyone’s health routine. If people don’t go to the doctor regularly, however, they may be unsure of the right time to get screened for different types of cancers. This guide will advise you about the right times to begin...
From Plant to Pill: How Medicine is Made

From Plant to Pill: How Medicine is Made

Synthesizing a medicine from a plant is a complex and fascinating process. Although it may seem too intricate for most people to understand, scientists follow the same steps most of the time for determining what’s in a plant and how to make it useful to humans in...
How Do We Handle Medical Waste

How Do We Handle Medical Waste

As humans, we tend to dispose of goods and services once we find little use for them. In the medical industry, the story is a little different. Objects like needles and gloves must be disposed of after use. To protect the safety of all patients, these items are...