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.
How Do You Know If You Have RSV or a Cold? Symptoms in Children & Adults
Deciphering whether you have a respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) or common cold can be difficult because the symptoms present within both are very similar. Although the surest way to know whether you have RSV or a cold is to visit a medical professional, other signs that may indicate RSV over a cold include difficulty breathing, unusual behaviors, and wheezing.
Best OTC Allergy Medicine in 2021
Allergy medicines each have specific usages, and throughout this article, we detail which is best for certain allergic reactions. After doing thorough research though, we have deduced that the best overall OTC allergy medication is Zyrtec.
How To Get Health Insurance Without a Job
If eligible, you can sign up for a Marketplace plan or participate in federal health insurance programs such as Medicare or Medicaid. Alternative options such as care membership plans or short-term health insurance options may also suit your needs.
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.