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Top 5 Reasons to Take a Collagen Complex

Collagen supplements are seemingly everywhere nowadays. We see them on TV, at the big box stores, in pharmacies, and even in the health-food section of the grocery store. Initially used as joint protection for athletes, collagen has since taken off as an anti-ageing solution with a wide range of benefits. In this article, we will… Read More »

Essential Reads: Atypical Antipsychotics and Breastfeeding

Despite the increasing use of the newer “atypical” or second-generation antipsychotic agents to treat a spectrum of psychiatric disorders, including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression, PTSD and other anxiety disorders, we have relatively little data on the use of these newer atypical agents in breastfeeding women.   All medications taken by the mother are excreted into… Read More »

COVID-19 causes ‘unexpected’ cellular response in the lungs, research finds

New insights into the immune response to SARS-CoV-2 infections could bring better treatments for COVID-19 cases. An international team of researchers unexpectedly found that a biochemical pathway, known as the immune complement system, is triggered in lung cells by the virus, which might explain why the disease is so difficult to treat. The research is… Read More »