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Stamford Pharmacists

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Welcome to Stamford Pharmacists Community……….. We are going to develop and maintain a database for Stamford Pharmacists those who have completed B.Pharm and/or M.Pharm degree from Stamford University Bangladesh. Pharmacist is a Novel profession which needs to maintain a community/network each other for his/her better performance in work and as …

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Remedy from nappy rash

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Nappy rash is a very common problem for the kids. It occurs due to irritation of the perianal skin due to persistent irritation by urine and feces. It may occur due to use of occlusive plastic plant. The affected area become red, excoriated, itchy and sometimes weepy. If the situation …

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Masturbation relieves sexual tension!

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(Prof. Dr. MD. Shahidullah Sikder): Masturbation is the self-stimulation of the genitals to achieve sexual arousal and pleasure, usually to the point of orgasm (sexual climax). It is commonly done by touching, stroking, or massaging the penis or clitoris until an orgasm is achieved. While it once was regarded as …

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Regular intercourse ensures sound body, mind

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(Dr. Solaiman Ansari): Regular sex keeps both body and mind healthy. There are some beneficial sides of regular sex as follows. Increases immunity: Due to having the immunity power in sex, sexually active people suffer from diseases comparatively few. Viral and bacterial infections are reduced for regular sexual activities. The …

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7 Simple Steps to Combat Heart Failure

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(Meghan Ross): Pharmacists may want to steer their patients toward a resource for their cardiovascular health: the Life’s Simple 7 test from the American Heart Association (AHA). This My Life Check heart health test provides a heart score (ideally 100) and steps to improve patients’ health. The calculator also allows …

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How to protect your skin from pollution?

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Pollution is the buzzword in skincare for 2016, thanks to new research into exactly what it does to your skin. It’s not all doom and smoggy gloom though, as it’s easy to protect yourself with the latest air defences. So, why is everyone talking about pollution? Clearly nobody ever thought …

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Self-Care for Older Adults

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MEAL REPLACEMENT OPTIONS Several enteral nutrition formulations, intended as oral nutritional supplements, are available over the counter and may be useful for older adults whose dietary intake is reduced due to medical comorbidities or poor functional status. A variety of forms, including liquid beverages and nutrition bars, are available and …

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Foods you should avoid after 30

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Though it may be our common belief that being a grown-up is having the freedom to do and eat whatever we want. However, if we continue with this mindset we may end up with muffin tops and other unsightly features where fat decides to take up lodging. Let’s read on …

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3 Ways to Reduce the Risk of Asthma in Early Childhood

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(Rachel Lutz): Pharmacists can help inform their patients with young children about a few ways to reduce their kids’ risk of developing asthma. Asthma, if not controlled properly, can lead children to miss school, and parents may be forced to take off work to care for their children. There were …

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Why bread makes you fat?

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Over the years, experts have found strong links between high bread consumption and fat waistlines; so much so that bread is often recognised as the Voldemort of the healthy food planet. Most varieties tend to be nutritionally bankrupt, and considered the biggest enemy of low-carb, low-fat healthy diets. Some claim …

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