Monoglycerides are types of fatty acids made from glycerol and one fatty acid chain. They occur naturally in some foods and are added to others to improve texture, taste, and shelf life. In this article, we talk about monoglycerides, including their function, whether they are safe to eat, and who should avoid them.
Prednisone is a steroid that can be used as part of a person's treatment after they have a significant asthma attack. In this article, we examine the effect the drug has on inflammation in the airways to help improve breathing, the possible side effects it can cause, and other medications that may be used alongside […]
Preparation is important before a colonoscopy. Eating particular foods and stopping certain medications can help doctors to get as clear a view of the colon as possible. In this article, we look at the steps that people should take before having a colonoscopy, along with what to expect during the procedure.