High blood pressure is a common health condition, especially in the elderly. It can cause heart disease and is a leading cause of stroke [1, 2]. It is managed through prescribed medications […]
As the use of antidepressants and anti-anxiety medications is on the rise in the U.S., it’s important to take a step back and evaluate other ways of dealing with emotional and mental problems we may face.
Taste alterations such as metallic taste (dysgeusia) can be caused by medications and supplements, cancer treatments, CNS disorders, injury to the nasal passages or brain, certain diseases etc. It is common to […]
Most patients are familiar with common symptoms of GERD such as nausea, vomiting, belching, and dry cough. It is very common that GERD causes metallic taste, a taste disorder medically known as dysgeusia.
Burning Mouth Syndrome (BMS) is a term for an uncommon, chronic burning sensation in the mouth, lips, or surrounding area. It is often accompanied with taste dysfunction (dysgeusia, taste phantoms) […]
Coming up on July 3rd is the National Stay Out of the Sun Day. We know this sounds like a drag, but the benefits to giving your body a break […]
Ah, the sun is finally shining through the clouds after a long, dragging winter with temperatures below zero and a snowstorm every three days. Well…that’s Buffalo, NY at least. The […]
For those of us who have never experienced a cancer diagnosis, imagining what it would be like sounds terrifying. But for those who have fought the good fight and are […]
The week leading up to Father’s Day is celebrated as National Men’s Health Week. Placed strategically before the day when we celebrate the great dads of the world, this health […]
As previously mentioned in our blogs, sometimes food allergies can cause metallic tastes in your mouth. But sometimes, even the foods we eat on everyday occasions could cause that bitter […]