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Which herbs and plants can help relieve joint and muscle pain?
Sep 6, 2021 • 6 Like
6 podcasts to help you learn about your health!
Sep 3, 2021
What influence does diabetes have on mental health?
Sep 2, 2021 • 2 Like
Diabetes is an emotionally and physically demanding condition because patients must continually think about their disease management. Psychologically, patients affected by diabetes may tend to live...
Addiction and borderline personality disorder: "I don't know where this disorder comes from but I had an unusual childhood."
Sep 1, 2021 • 3 Like
Hello Charlotte33, thank you for agreeing to share your story with us here on Carenity. First of all, could you tell us a bit about yourself? First of all, hello everyone. My name is Charlotte, and I...
What health risks may be hiding in your medicine cabinet?
Aug 31, 2021 • 3 Like
Unused or expired medicinesWe've all taken a bottle of medication out of the cabinet only to find that it expired months or even years ago. You may wonder, "Can I still take it? Surely a few months...
Dialysis: Everything you need to know!
Aug 27, 2021
What is dialysis?Dialysis involves the elimination of waste from the body in a neutral liquid: dialysate. Physiologically in our body, the kidneys filter waste from the blood (about 180L of blood per...
Fibromyalgia and genitourinary problems: Everything you need to know!
Aug 24, 2021
Fibromyalgia presents a challenge to both science and medicine. It is difficult to diagnose because of the wide range of clinical symptoms it presents, of which genitourinary issues may be included.Wh...
Chemotherapy: Everything you need to know!
Aug 23, 2021 • 3 Like
What is cancer? Cancer is defined as the uncontrolled growth of certain cells in the body. It begins when a first cancer cell loses its sensitivity to apoptosis (programmed cell death), repairs its...
6 mnenomic devices to help you in a medical emergency!
Aug 20, 2021 • 7 Like
When faced with a crisis, we all react differently – some people may shut down and others may spring to action. Here are 6 mnemonic devices that can help you jump to action in a medical emergency! PUL...
What is insulin resistance?
Aug 17, 2021 • 1 Like • 1 comment
What is insulin resistance? Insulin is a hormone secreted by the pancreas. It travels via the blood vessels to the cells of the muscles and adipose tissue (fat) that consume glucose. By interacting...