Understanding Glaucoma Medications

Understanding Glaucoma Medications

The leading cause of visual impairment and blindness in the United States is the result of glaucoma, which affects individuals of all ages. Glaucoma is a disorder of the eye where the optic nerve is damaged and thus permanently damages vision in the eye that is...
Available Alzheimer’s Medications

Available Alzheimer’s Medications

Although current medications cannot cure Alzheimer’s or stop it from progressing, they may help lessen symptoms, such as memory loss and confusion, for a limited time. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved two types of medications-cholinesterase...
Effective Medicines Fight HIV/AIDS Infection

Effective Medicines Fight HIV/AIDS Infection

In the early 1980s, when the HIV/AIDS epidemic began, patients rarely lived longer than a few years. But today, people infected with HIV have longer and healthier lives. The main reason is that there are many effective medicines to fight the infection. Combining Drugs...