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Spinal Cord Stimulator Pros and Cons

A spinal cord stimulator (SCS) is a small medical device that is employed to mask pain signals before they reach the brain. It also refers to as Dorsal Column Stimulator. Generally, the Spinal cord stimulator generates a small electric impulse in the selected area of the spinal cord. So, it helps ease the pain of [&hellip

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Oncology Pros and Cons

The basic concept of Oncology can be taken as the study and treatment of cancer or tumors. Medical Doctors who study cancers and their treatment are known as oncologists. The oncologist is also the one who provides medical care and consultation regarding cancer treatment. Among the oncology, there are various areas. Those areas mainly are [&hellip

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Night Shift Nurses Pros and Cons

The nurse personnel working during the night in the healthcare organizations are generally known as Night shift nurses. Above all, their contributions to the well-being of the patients are underappreciated by society. They work while the others sleep with constant monitoring while being on standby in case of any emergency. Hence they are one of [&hellip

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Immunotherapy Pros and Cons

Immunotherapy is generally the therapy that treats diseases either by suppressing or activating the immune system. The next term for this is Biological therapy. Incidentally, the treatment of cancer cells using immunotherapy is called immuno-oncology. For the most part immunotherapy drugs work for some patients. However, there is no guarantee that it works for all. [&hellip

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Antibiotics Pros and Cons

We all have taken antibiotics at some point in our lives. We generally take Antibiotics as medicines. It helps to cure bacterial infections in our bodies. By using antibiotics in our body it induces an immune response which fights the bacteria. The immune system of the body is then increased creating an environment unsuitable for [&hellip

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Pros and Cons of Protein Shakes

Protein is taken as an essential factor in promoting the growth of muscle mass as well as its maintenance. Protein shakes are most often taken by athletes and dieters as an easy way to build muscle or lose weight. They are taken a dietary supplement. So, it is used to lose weight and improve athletic [&hellip

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Pros and Cons of the Influenza Vaccine

Influenza vaccine or commonly known as flu shots is a vaccine to provide immunity towards flu viruses. All people 6 months and older are needed or recommended to get their flu vaccine regardless of their gender. It is especially important to people who might have respiratory complications if they are ill. So flu shots prevent [&hellip

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Bone Marrow Donation: Pros And Cons

Bone Marrow is found in the center of most bones. Inside the bone, it has many blood vessels. The blood vessels feel soft and spongy. The bone marrow is also known as stem cells. We can find two types of bone marrow in the human body. They are red and yellow bone marrow. There is [&hellip

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Light Therapy Pros and Cons

Doctors especially recommend it to treat Seasonal affective disorder (SAD).  However, it is used to treat other certain conditions as well. But overall all those conditions are treated along with the help of artificial lights called Light Therapy. It is also called phototherapy or bright light therapy. There are different types of it used in [&hellip

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Pros and Cons of Vaccine

Vaccine is developed to boost the immunity system of people, especially children, and fight certain diseases. The process of vaccination consists of administering weak microorganisms that cause a disease, in the human body. Subsequently, the human body develops antibodies to defend these microorganisms. This defense system will effectively work in the long run and the [&hellip

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