Occupational therapist: what it is, what it does and what diseases it treats

Occupational therapist: what it is, what it does and what diseases it treats

An occupational therapist is a health professional who specializes in the prevention or treatment of physical, mental, emotional or developmental illnesses that limit a person’s ability to carry out daily activities. The occupational therapy professional uses techniques or equipment that help the person learn new ways of doing daily activities, develop new skills and rehabilitate […]

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Phenylbutazone: what it is for, how to take it and side effects

Phenylbutazone: what it is for, how to take it and side effects

Phenylbutazone is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug indicated for the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis, acute attacks of gout or extra-articular rheumatism, as it inhibits inflammatory substances in the body, having an anti-rheumatic, analgesic and antipyretic effect. This medicine should only be used under the advice of a rheumatologist, as it can cause serious side effects, such […]

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