Ana Aleksic

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Ana Aleksic, MSc (Pharm) is a pharmacist turned freelance health/science writer based in Montreal, Canada. Passionate about scientific research, mental health, and integrative medicine. When not writing, she’s traveling the world, doing yoga, and painting.
Cure Toenail Fungus

Can Laser Treatments Cure Toenail Fungus? What the Research Shows

There’s no question that toenail fungus is unpleasant, and often embarrassing. If you’ve tried different products without success, you have likely discovered how difficult it is to get rid of the hardened, disfigured and yellow appearance of infected toenails. Laser treatment of toenail fungus gives many people hope that this frustrating condition can be cured ... Read more
Opioid Epidemic

Tackling the Opioid Epidemic: Exparel and Other Opioid-Free Medications for Surgery and Pain Relief

Opioid use has become a national health crisis in the United States. Over 42,000 people died from opioid overdose in 2016, nearly 30% more than in 2015. Large studies are underway to find timely solutions. The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) suggests that opioid alternatives may be the best choice for all patients following surgery. ... Read more