Vyvanse: Many Advantages as ADHD Therapy?

Vyvanse: Many Advantages as ADHD Therapy?

Vyvanse is a treatment for ADHD that is very promising. Importantly, it has several advantages that distinguish it from the many competing treatments. At Health and Life, we are skeptical by nature, but there are advantages to Vyvanse that make it stand out. In our...

Adderall vs Ritalin – Benefits, Problems

Adderall vs Ritalin: By the time you’re done reading this article, you will know how Adderall and Ritalin compare. Is one better than the other? If you want to know what Ritalin actually is and how it works, see here. And are you confused by all your medication...
Bydureon Diabetes Drug, Side Effects

Bydureon Diabetes Drug, Side Effects

Bydureon is a once weekly form of Byetta, an increasingly popular diabetes medication. It has a variety of effects that make it a useful treatment for diabetes.  Most importantly, it helps lower blood sugar and has tended to help people lose weight. Effects Bydureon...
Valdoxan or Agomelatine for Depression

Valdoxan or Agomelatine for Depression

Valdoxan or Agomelatine About 40-50% of people taking the current antidepressants, or the SSRIs, stop treatment shortly after starting. This is because that class of medications has certain significant side effects, like nauseua and sexual dysfunction. Valdoxan,...

Revivogen for Hair Loss Review

Revivogen Scalp Therapy-Anti-DHT Formula is a product in the vast array of treatments for hair loss. It is often touted as one of the more useful products outside Rogaine, Propecia, and Nizoral. It’s a topical solution that is supposed to work by blocking...
10 Tips for Living With Type 1 Diabetes

10 Tips for Living With Type 1 Diabetes

If you have Type 1 Diabetes, it can sometimes feel like you’re trapped in an extremely confusing maze. There is so much information out there, and a lot of it is contradictory. Websites, television, newspapers, different medical personnel, friends and family, and...
Metformin: Benefits, Side Effects

Metformin: Benefits, Side Effects

Metformin, brand name Glucophage You may be taking or considering metformin if you have Type II diabetes, “prediabetes,” or, though the scientific evidence for its use isn’t so solid, polycystic ovary syndrome. Metformin works in several ways. It helps certain...
The Top 25 Tips for Dealing with Anxiety

The Top 25 Tips for Dealing with Anxiety

As one person puts it, the feeling of anxiety can be like having worms crawling through your brain. Overcoming anxiety is not easy, but here are 25 of the top tips to do so that we’ve seen. 1) The first question is, what is causing the anxiety? It sounds like a...
Xanax: Side Effects, Withdrawal

Xanax: Side Effects, Withdrawal

Xanax: an anxiety medication Xanax is one of the stronger benzodiazpines (BZD), a class of drugs that slows down the nervous system, inducing calm and relaxation. And it works quickly, and seems to have limited side effects. No wonder that it’s extremely...