Tag Archives: Medication

Is Your Heartburn Medication Putting You At Higher Risk For A Hip Fracture?

According to new data from a recent meta-analysis, persons taking oral proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) may be at an elevated risk of sustaining a hip fracture.  The elevated risk, however, was not found among those taking H2-receptor antagonists (H2RA). 3-D schematic of the hip joint.( Courtesy, Getty images)Getty PPIs and H2RAs are commonly prescribed for… Read More »

New Diabetes Treatment without Medication

A group of metabolic disorder affecting the body’s ability to use insulin effectively or produce insulin is termed as diabetes. According to statistics, the number of people suffering from diabetes is increasing day-by-day. With the increase in the number of people suffering from diabetes, doctors are doing extensive research to find latest techniques for treating… Read More »