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The First Digital Pill. What It Means For You.

Nov 20, 2017 by Total Access Medical

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the worlds first digital pill. This particular medication is a medication for mental health that contains sensors to let devices know if it has reached your stomach. It is a way of monitoring your doses and making sure you are taking your medicine when and how it is prescribed.

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Talk About Mental Health

Oct 17, 2017 by Cynthia Kuper, Ph.D.

Talk about mental health .Every day we discuss some state of our physical health with co-workers and friends. Talking about physical problems is common and there doesn’t seem to be much stigma attached to it. No one seems self-conscience, let alone embarrassed, to say they see a specialist. Whether it’s an orthopedist, cardiologist or gastroenterologist, there is not much holding back in hallway conversations. We discuss our diets, how difficult it has been to lose those extra five pounds, diabetes and high cholesterol. There are now even TV commercials talking about going to the bathroom!

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