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No matter what kind of pain one has there's always a remedy for it, and it's typically as easy as taking a prescribed pharmaceutical or natural supplement to ease it. Every solution usually has a downside though, including side effects or even possible addictive properties....

CBD oil, or a cannabidiol oil that is derived from the cannabis plant, has seen a large surge in popularity over the last several years. Once considered a controversial product due to its proximity to an illegal drug, CBD has now been embraced as a...

Drug testing a common tool for everyone from employers to rehabilitation centers. Used to determine worthiness for a job, sobriety for those struggling with addiction, or even by medical professionals to guide a course of treatment, drug tests play a large role in society. Historically, these...

Blood panels are a common part of physical exams, but to the layperson, they're almost meaningless in their complexity. With every metric – red blood cell count, cholesterol, iron levels, and so many more – measured completely differently and independently from one another, it's not...

Medical care has come a long way since the days of attempting the bleed away disease with the use of leeches and putting heroin in children's cough syrup. Today, it's possible to address diseases and disorders with resources never before thought possible, from treating cancer...

Drug testing is a frequent cause for concern, particularly for those who regularly do drugs and face testing for criminal or employment purposes. As different drugs metabolize at varying rates, it's not always easy to know when hair, urine, saliva, or blood will be clear...

Blood tests are a normal part of a good health regimen and are often included in physical exams for adults of all ages. Anyone who has scheduled a preventative care visit that includes a standard panel of blood tests has likely heard the same warning:...