Poor Dental Hygiene Might Harm Your Overall Health

We all learned the basics of dental hygiene in the first grade. Doctors usually advise patients to brush their teeth at least twice a day. But are you genuinely heeding what he says? Because the mouth is the body’s first line of defense, it is critical to maintain proper oral health. A lack of oralContinue reading “Poor Dental Hygiene Might Harm Your Overall Health”

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

High blood pressure is the most prevalent condition seen in primary care patients. What exactly is blood pressure, and what causes it? When your blood pressure, or the force of your blood pressing against the walls of your blood vessels, is continuously too high, it is referred to as high blood pressure (HBP or hypertension).Continue reading “High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)”

The First Successful Trial of a Kidney Transplant from a Pig to a Human

In a first-of-its-kind surgery, surgeons at NYU Langone Health in New York City connected a pig kidney to a human patient. An kidney from a pig was successfully transplanted into the patient’s body in New York City, where doctors saw the pink organ work properly for 54 hours. After being unveiled at a press conferenceContinue reading “The First Successful Trial of a Kidney Transplant from a Pig to a Human”