The amount of blood moving through your blood vessels and the level of resistance the blood encounters while the heart is pounding are factors in measuring your blood pressure. When the force of blood pressing through your vessels is regularly too high, you have high blood pressure, also known as hypertension or high blood […]
WHAT IS THE COMMON COLD? The common cold is a respiratory ailment caused by a virus that infects your nose and throat (upper respiratory tract). It’s normally innocuous, even if it doesn’t feel like it. It can be caused by a variety of viruses. Each year, healthy adults should expect to get two or three […]
A new surge of coronavirus cases has spread across the country and while there’s still so much to learn about the virus, how it’s transmitted and its long-term effects, the new wave.
While most people who get COVID-19 are able to recover at home, the rush is on to find a treatment that’s safe and effective against life-threatening cases of the disease.