Is your face mask causing skin rashes or acne? Here’s some advice. – NJ.com

There seems to be overwhelming agreement that those face masks that have become part of our social wardrobe in these days of the coronavirus are prescribed with safety, not style, in mind. Bad enough that these bands of fabric are hiding all those warm smiles, noble chins and kickin’ quarantine mustaches out there. But these… Read More »

How much do antibiotics affect the pill

They found that rifampin was pill only antibiotic at that time that had been reported to reduce plasma estrogen concentrations. If antibiotics have been prescribed rifampicin antibbiotics is a good idea to use other methods of pill, such as a condom. Will antibiotics decrease the effectiveness of oral contraceptives? Contraception affect having a baby. How… Read More »

Five common fears of wearing hearing aids

Studies indicate untreated hearing loss increases health risks such as dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, social isolation, anxiety and depression. Given that information, you might think people with hearing loss would be flocking to their nearest hearing healthcare professional for diagnosis and treatment. Yet they aren’t. In fact, studies indicate most people wait seven to 10 years before doing something… Read More »

Among US Health Workers, COVID-19 Deaths Near 300, With 60,000 Sick : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image Registered nurses and other health care workers at UCLA Medical Center in Santa Monica, Calif., protest in April what they say was a lack of personal protective equipment for the pandemic’s front-line workers. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mario Tama/Getty Images The coronavirus continues to batter the U.S. health care… Read More »