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The Basics of Infant Hypothyroidism Diagnosis & Treatment

The first few days of a baby's life often feel like a bit of a whirlwind for new parents. Adjusting to the new routine, the limited sleep, and the care needs of your infant can be all-consuming. During that adjustment period, the subtle signs of infant hypothyroidism can be easy to overlook. Here's a look at what you need to know about hypothyroidism in your newborn and how mass spectrometry testing can help.

Palliative Care - Natural Nausea Relief For Cancer Patients

If you have a parent or loved one who is going through cancer treatments, then palliative care is incredibly important to reduce the stress, anxiety, and physical symptoms of the disease. A palliative care specialist can help to comfort your loved one. However, you may find that nausea is a major concern, even when palliative care is offered to treat the symptom. Antiemetic drugs can be offered to your loved one. You may also need to use more natural approaches to nausea relief after cancer treatments, because it can be difficult to find an antiemetic drug that is truly effective.