Hidden Risks: Drugs and Allergy Medications

Avoiding drugs that could precipitate an asthma attack (or, in the case of severe adverse drug reaction, anaphylactic shock) is not always easy. This is because some of the most likely asthma triggers are the drugs themselves! One class of drugs, the beta-blockers, is liable to cause severe attacks in any asthma sufferer.

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Management of hypothyroidism during pregnancy

Thyroid hormones are very important for our body. They control all the cells and all important organs of the body. Pregnancy is a stressful condition and the demand for thyroid hormones increases by about 50%, because these hormones are very important for the development of fetus, therefore the gland has to increase its secretion accordingly…

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