Archives for: February 2024

Salt Substitute Could Help With Blood Pressure

February 21st, 2024
People who lower the amount of salt in their diet by using salt substitute may significantly decrease their risk of developing high blood pressure, a study suggests. Salt Substitute Study The report analyzed data from hundreds of adults, ages 55 and o… more »

American Dental Association Provides New Guidelines on Opioid Use

February 14th, 2024
New guidelines from the American Dental Association are cracking down on the use of opioids for tooth pain. New Guidelines The guidelines state that non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs taken alone or alongside acetaminophen should be the first-line… more »

Writing by Hand may be Better for the Brain

February 7th, 2024
Writing by hand may seem old school, but according to a new study, typing is less stimulating for the brain. Writing vs. Typing After recording the brain activity of 36 university students, researchers determined that handwriting might improve learnin… more »