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David O. Westphal

Hormone Replacement Therapy: Understanding Its Role, Benefits, and Risks

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has been a subject of significant medical interest and debate for decades. It involves administering synthetic hormones or hormones derived from natural sources to replace or supplement the body’s deficient or imbalanced hormones. While HRT has…

The Role of Therapy in Effective Addiction Treatment

Addiction is a complex and chronic disease that can affect anyone regardless of age, gender, or socioeconomic status. It is characterized by compulsive drug seeking and use despite harmful consequences. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), addiction…

Chromium, Omega-3 Fatty Acids, and Other Supplements

Supplements play an important role in complementing our diets and ensuring that our bodies acquire essential nutrients. The growth in the availability of cell-boosting nutrients like chromium and inflammation-fighting supplements like Omega-3 fatty acids is part of a larger trend…

An intro to audit management tools in healthcare

The ever-transforming world is transforming the medical needs of individuals. Healthcare audits must keep facilities aligned with these new requirements and federal regulations. It is a multi-pronged process that involves: Assessment of patient care quality Analysis of the professionals involved…

Bariatric Surgery: The Surgical Procedure and What to Expect

Bariatric surgery is a medical procedure commonly performed for weight loss and managing obesity-related health conditions. It is an effective tool for achieving long-term results for those struggling with weight loss and lifestyle changes. In this article, we will discuss…

Why You Should Consider Getting a Hands-Free Breast Milk Collection Cup

Tell us if you’ve encountered something like this before: You are in a difficult position. You need to get your kindergartener dropped off at school, or maybe you need to react to multiple business emails, but at the same time,…

Breaking the Stigma: Discussing Women’s Health with Your OB-GYN

Endometriosis Jackson Heights¬†is a common condition that affects many women. This is why it is important to schedule regular appointments with an obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/GYN). If you have never been to an OB/GYN before, you may not know what to expect…