Author: Dr. Amita Fotedar

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The Best NAD+ Supplements for Anti-Aging

As we age, body functions decline. This happens due to low cellular energy levels and cellular degeneration. Fortunately, we have supplements like NAD+ that offer anti-aging ingredients to restore declining energy in the body. What is NAD+? A commonly occurring, yet powerful coenzyme -NAD+, plays an important role to perform significant functions in the human…
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NAD+ – Uses, Benefits & Side Effects

What is NAD+? NAD+ stands for Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide. NAD+, is a “helper molecule or coenzyme” that is present in every cell in the body. This coenzyme is critical to the chemical mechanisms and biological processes that our bodies use to produce energy. NAD+ is a vital coenzyme that is essential for the production of…
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Online STD Testing: Everything You Need to Know

Sexually Transmitted Diseases STDs (also called STIs) are defined as sexually transmitted diseases. STDs continue to be a global public health concern. It’s more important than ever to know and understand your own sexual health. A good place to start is by getting an STD test. According to the latest stats from the CDC, between the years…
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Best Online Couples Counseling

How Does Online Couples Therapy Work? Online couples counseling is a growing branch of mental health services that is designed to specifically address relationship problems. Services and appointments are delivered securely via the web, specifically through email and/or video conferencing.  The goal of online couples therapy is to break down and address every aspect of…
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How to Get PrEP Online

Medically reviewed by Katelyn Hagerty. Last updated 08/18/2021. What is PrEP? PrEP stands for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. It’s the use of drugs to prevent disease in people who are HIV negative or not been exposed to Human Immunodeficiency Virus infection. PrEP is approved by the Food & Drug Association and has been shown to be safe…
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How Much Does PrEP Cost?

Medically reviewed by Katelyn Haggerty, FNP. Last updated 8/18/2021 What Is PrEP? Truvada for PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis), made by Gilead, is one of the drugs currently approved by FDA to prevent the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). The pill is 99% effective in reducing the risk of getting HIV from sex when it is taken as…
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How Effective Is PrEP In Preventing HIV?

What Is PrEP? Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (also known as PrEP) is a very effective anti-HIV medication that protects Human Immunodeficiency (HIV) negative people from getting infected with the virus. The term “prophylaxis” aka “preventive measure or advanced guard” means a treatment or medication used and designed to preserve health and prevent the spread of HIV disease or…
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What is Truvada?

Truvada: Definition? Antiretroviral medications meant for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) prevention are gaining lot of attention. Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is the most advanced biomedical addition to the HIV prevention toolbox. Currently, the only FDA (Food and Drug Administration)-approved PrEP therapy is daily oral consumption of Truvada. Truvada is a prescribed medication that is a fixed-dose…
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Workplace Stress and How to Get Over It

83% of employees in the United States of America suffer from work-related stress. The businesses lose up to 300 USD billion each year as a result of workplace stress. Stress at workplace is a cause of unhappiness, low productivity and efficiency, and low morale among the employees.  Workplace stress is a normal thing as long…
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Meditation: An Adjunctive Therapy for Depression

46% of adults in the U.S. will experience a mental health related illness in their lifetime. That number is staggering. Today, antidepressant medications and psychotherapy are the preferred treatment for stress and anxiety related ailments. Some even turn to online therapy to help ease their distress. However, researchers have proposed routine meditation can be very…
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