Toenail Fungus

Do you manage your nails often? Evaluating your nails is important for your overall health, not just for the health of your nails. The appearance of your nails can indicate many things, including problems like toenail fungus. Toenail fungus can be transmitted, similar to athlete’s foot, in wet conditions, which can cause nails to become […]

Causes of Bunions

Bunions are often thought to be caused by wearing shoes that don’t fit, although that is partly true. High-heeled shoes can be on such cause of bunions, with the other predominant cause being that you inherit bunions as a dominant trait from your parents. According to Jean Brown Research, a research organization in Utah, “women […]

Advice on Medicine for Gout

Vanita Panjwani, a clinical pharmacy specialist and adjunct clinical faculty member of Wayne State University College of Pharmacy, has some advice for pharmacists about improving their patients’ gout problems. She explains how anti-inflammatory and urate-lowering medications are designed to help reduce gout. It’s important for patients to manage their uric acid levels, which they can […]