Dr Mannys Notes

Glaucoma has been a bit of a mystery for eye professionals and researchers. According to the Glaucoma Research Foundation, an estimated 3 million Americans suffer from the eye disease. To date, scientists have known little about glaucoma’s cause. Large...
Many states have legalized the use of cannabidiol products for medicine or recreation. What states may not have taken into account, though, is how their routine drug testing might affect legal CBD users. To be clear, CBD in itself...
When going to the doctor for a simple bacterial treatment, you wouldn’t think of it as a risky venture. But one antibiotic has been showing some concerning side effects lately. The US Food and Drug Administration has called for an...

Imagine if you could actively stave off dementia, a widespread condition that’s likely affected someone you know. Who might be helped by that possibility? It’s more than a possibility. Now, experts are raising awareness that people can take steps to...
Seafood is generally good for you, but the summer months do pose an increased risk for Vibrio contamination. This contamination often occurs between May and October due to the warmer weather. That’s because Vibrio is a type of bacteria...
Most people don’t expect themselves to die before they turn 35, especially from liver failure. But one study is showing that’s what’s been happening for nearly a decade now. According to the study’s researchers, it’s an alcohol problem. Specifically, researchers...
Late night dinners just happen sometimes. You work late or get caught up in the family fun, and before you know it, it's nearly bedtime. However, researchers say you shouldn’t let late dinners turn into a habit. Here’s why: A new study...
Antibiotics are under heat nowadays with many health professionals warning people to stay away. This is because antibiotics are becoming increasingly less effective against bacteria. Although, the search for a new antibiotic is on. What was once a lifesaving medication is...
Diabetes is a huge problem for Americans. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as many as 30 million Americans are dealing with the condition. As a result, it is crucial that the medical field tries to...
The world held its breath as the soccer team from Thailand fought to survive while trapped in a cave for over 2 weeks. Now that they’re rescued, though, experts are saying their fight isn’t over. The 12 boys and their...