Author Archives: Health

Glasgow outreach service shows the feasibility of PrEP for people who inject drugs

A proactive, outreach-based service for people who inject drugs has successfully delivered the HIV prevention medication PrEP in the midst of Glasgow’s HIV outbreak, Dr Ceilidh Grimshaw of Sandyford told the virtual British HIV Association conference this week. Very few PrEP programmes for people who inject drugs have reported results and ongoing engagement with healthcare… Read More »

Almost one in ten HIV PrEP users report buying antibiotics for STI prevention, raising concerns over potential antibiotic resistance

An online community survey conducted in the UK shows that 9% of HIV PrEP users are buying antibiotics to prevent themselves from getting STIs. The survey results from 2019 were published in last month in the Sexually Transmitted Infections journal. Those buying antibiotics were more likely to have had at least five condomless sexual partners… Read More »

Keto diet vitamin supplements nih

Ketone body production depends on several factors such as resting basal metabolic rate BMR, body mass index BMI, and body fat percentage. The active compounds, which are in the plant’s stem and account for about 1. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. Although it has been touted on the Internet and national television as an effective way… Read More »

Fasting days on keto diet

Keto fasting for quick weight loss. Combining the keto diet with intermittent fasting IF your body reaches the state of ketosis faster. In ketosis, your body will use fat for energy instead of carbohydrates, allowing you to burn through fat already stored in your body. Learn how to combine keto and fasting to help you… Read More »