Menthol is a chemical compound, obtained naturally from peppermint oil or produced synthetically using thymol, a compound in the herb thyme. When added to tobacco cigarettes, menthol produces a cooling sensation in the mouth and throat.
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A new report sheds light on how inflation could impact Colorado's health insurance option program, also known as the Colorado Option.
On May 18, 2022, Massachusetts health officials and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed a single case of monkeypox in a patient who had recently traveled to Canada. Cases have also been reported in the United Kingdom and Europe.
Dietitian Leanne McCrate takes a look at insulin resistance - also known as metabolic syndrome - and the role diet can play in treatment.
Even though demand for COVID-19 tests greatly overwhelmed supply earlier in the pandemic, rapid home tests are more available today.
Durante el primer ano de pandemia global, los consumidores medicos en Colorado recibieron mas de un millon de servicios de atencion medica de bajo valor: en pruebas de diagnostico, examenes y tratamientos en los que el riesgo de dano supera cualquier posible beneficio para el paciente.
During the first year of the global pandemic, medical consumers in Colorado received more than one million low-value healthcare services - diagnostic tests, screenings, and treatments where the risk of harm outweighs any likely benefit to the patient.
Buying drugs on the street is a game of Russian roulette. From Xanax to cocaine, drugs or counterfeit pills purchased in nonmedical settings may contain life-threatening amounts of fentanyl.