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Lindsay Modglin

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Lindsay Modglin is a nurse with a clinical background in optometry and cardiology. She is now a freelance writer, specializing in health and wellness topics for a variety of platforms. She aims to create educational content that provides value to her readers. When she’s not writing, you can find her enjoying the outdoors, traveling, or spending time with her husband and three children.
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Smoking statistics 2021
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Smoking statistics 2021

The smoke rate is down but it's still the leading preventable cause of death in the U.S., resulting in 1,300 deaths every day. Get updated tobacco facts, U.S. smoking stats, and smoking cessation statistics here.
Sucralfate side effects and how to avoid them
Drug Info

Sucralfate side effects and how to avoid them

Constipation is the most common sucralfate side effect, but there are some contraindications you should be aware of
Singulair side effects and how to avoid them
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Singulair side effects and how to avoid them

Singulair side effects include flu-like symptoms, stomach upset, and increased risk of infection
Telehealth vs. telemedicine examples, pros, and cons
Health Education

Telehealth vs. telemedicine

Telehealth and telemedicine are often used interchangeably, but they're actually different terms
Colace dosage, forms, and strengths
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Colace dosage, forms, and strengths

The standard Colace dosage for adults with constipation is 100-300 mg per day for one week
Cefdinir side effects and how to avoid them
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Cefdinir side effects and how to avoid them

Diarrhea, yeast infection, and headache are common cefdinir side effects, but this antibiotic can also cause a rash and C.Diff
Symbicort dosage, forms, and strengths
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Symbicort dosage, forms, and strengths

The standard Symbicort dosage for adults with asthma is two puffs every four hours, but severity of condition may affect dosing
Glipizide dosage, forms, and strengths
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Glipizide dosage, forms, and strengths

The standard glipizide dosage for adults with Type 2 diabetes is 20-40 mg by mouth per day
Tonsillitis vs. strep: Compare causes, symptoms, treatments & more
Health Education

Tonsillitis vs. strep: Compare causes, symptoms, treatments ...

Compare the similarities and differences between tonsillitis and strep throat.
Methocarbamol dosage, forms, and strengths
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Methocarbamol dosage, forms, and strengths

The standard methocarbamol dosage is between 1,000 mg and 2,000 mg every six hours, but doses may vary by age and other factors
Metronidazole side effects and how to avoid them
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Metronidazole side effects and how to avoid them

Metronidazole is an antibiotic used to stop the growth of some bacterial and parasitic infections. Metronidazole is sold under the brand names Flagyl and Flagyl ER.