Mira Healthcare Resources
Our in-house team synthesizes scientific research and translates them into easy-to-digest content for you to get educated on the latest health and healthcare information.
Medications to Avoid During Pregnancy
Most women are advised to avoid medications altogether during the first three months of pregnancy. In general, pregnant women should not be taking antibiotics, pain relievers, or certain antidepressant medications unless a medical doctor approves the use of these medications.
Where To Get a Free Flu Shot in 2021?
You can get your flu vaccine at many places including your doctor’s office, local pharmacy, or an urgent care center. Many locations offer free flu shots; however, you may be charged a fee at some facilities if you do not have insurance.
How Much Do Asthma Inhalers Cost Without Insurance in 2021?
The average cost of a brand-name asthma inhaler without insurance is $292.91. Factors that may affect the cost of an inhaler are the type of inhaler you need and using a brand name over a generic inhaler.
How Effective Is the Flu Vaccine in 2021-2022?
Recent studies show that flu vaccination reduces the risk of flu illness by between 40% and 60% among the overall population during seasons when most circulating flu viruses are well-matched to those used to make flu vaccines.
What Are the Best Medications for Treating Anxiety and Depression?
Overall, benzodiazepines, such as Xanax, are best for treating anxiety disorders, and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) antidepressants, like Celexa, are best for combatting depression.
Is Health Insurance Mandatory for College Students?
Most colleges in the United States require their students to have health insurance. If the plan you have does not meet your university’s eligibility requirements, you will have to pay for the plan that the school provides.
What’s the Best Treatment for Common Warts?
Common warts are caused by excessive skin cell growth due to infection with human papillomavirus (HPV). Most common warts will go away on their own without any treatment in about a year or two, but others may grow nearby. There are lots of treatments for removing common warts, and some can even be done at home. Overall, the best treatment is salicylic acid.
How Much Does STD Treatment Cost Without Insurance in 2021?
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) will require treatment costing anywhere from $4 to $9,000 depending on your diagnosis without insurance. There are also initial costs of screening and doctor’s visit fees that may apply.
What Is the Best Medicine for an Ear Infection?
The best-recommended pain relievers for individuals with an ear infection to take are Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Motrin (Ibuprofen), the best oral antibiotic is amoxicillin, the best ototopical antibiotic is ofloxacin .3% ear drops, and the best anesthetic ear drops are antipyrine and benzocaine otic (A/B Otic) drops.