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Reducing Your Risk For Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation is a very serious cardiac issue.

20 hours ago

Be Wary Of Online Doctor Reviews

Don’t look now, but doctors are beginning to realize the ways they can build their online reputation.

01/15/2018

Location And Obesity

The more we study obesity and health issues, the more we are learning that where you live can have a direct impact on how you look at how you feel.

01/12/2018

Avoiding Joint Pain With Exercise

If you want to avoid joint problems as you get older, it might make sense to exercise more when you’re younger.

01/11/2018

Importance Of Medicare For Elderly Patients

There is no doubt that Medicare provides tremendous benefits to the elderly.

01/09/2018

Preparing For Patient Safety In Hospitals

It is a sad reality that many hospitals have to prepare for potential shootings which could be directed at physician’s nurses and patients.

01/08/2018

University Study Uses MRI To Track How Toddlers Learn

There have been many studies about toddlers and learning over the years and some of the most interesting has been from Vanderbilt University.

KYW Newsradio 1060–12/06/2017

Information Overload: Understanding Your Medications Better

Each year the FDA gets about 100 new drug applications, and there are usually about 100 new drugs or expanded usages for them.

KYW Newsradio 1060–12/04/2017

Good News In Battle Against Obesity

It appears that the message to avoid sugar-sweetened beverages may be getting through.

12/01/2017

Advances In Genetic Research

Some of the greatest advances in the past 10 years have to do with genetic research.

11/30/2017

Living With Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy can have a dramatic impact on people’s vision.

11/29/2017

Treating Strokes With Virtual Reality

It is a major medical tenet that when a person suffers a stroke there needs to be immediate care.

11/28/2017

The Emotional Toll Of Cancer

There is no doubt that the diagnosis of cancer can be one that is emotionally disturbing.

11/27/2017

Diagnosing High Blood Pressure In Children

This is a concerning statistic: 85 percent of children who have high blood pressure are not diagnosed.

11/24/2017

Have A Happy, Healthy, Thanksgiving

It’s Thanksgiving Day, and this is a great opportunity for families to get together throughout the United States.

11/23/2017

The Advantages Of Breast Feeding

There are many advantages to breast-feeding and they have been well publicized

11/22/2017

Study: Stress Linked To Increased Risk Of Diabetes

According to a new report from Scandinavia, stress not only has short term health issues but long-term health issues as well.

11/21/2017

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A Veggie A Day Keeps Heart Failure Away

Heart failure is one of the most serious health problems facing Americans in 2017.

11/20/2017

The Theories Behind Psoriasis

When it comes to the skin condition psoriasis and its causes, scientists have taken two views on what triggers it.

11/17/2017

The Effect Of Weekends And Holidays On Hospitals

This is definitely a study that many hospitals are not real excited about, but it is an important one to share.

11/16/2017

Pregnancy, Age, And Heart Disease

There is a new report in the journal of the American Heart Association which takes a very interesting look at the age when a woman gives birth and the relationship to heart disease years later.

11/15/2017

What ‘All Natural’ Really Means

When you buy food products, one of the most common phrases that the consumer sees is “all natural.”

11/14/2017

Social Media’s Impact On Childhood Vaccination

One of the most important roles for the pediatrician or family physician in the early years of the child’s life is to provide the children with vaccines on a timely basis.

11/13/2017

Are We Wasting Livers By Not Splitting Them?

They are called split livers. In the United Kingdom, split livers are used for transplants.

11/01/2017

The Dos And Don’ts Of Halloween

One of the highlights of the year for many children is trick or treating and grabbing as much loot as they can.

10/31/2017

E-Cigarettes And Cigarettes, How Do They Compare?

There is some concern about electronic cigarettes.

10/30/2017

Overeating Vs. Overworking On The Weekends

We talk a great deal about “weekend warriors.”

10/26/2017

The Dangers Of Glaucoma

The medical term is glaucoma, but many people think of it as high blood pressure in the eye.

10/25/2017

Fatty Liver And How To Avoid It

Fatty Liver is a condition in which a person gets exactly that, they get a buildup of excess fat in the liver.

10/24/2017

Dangers Of Underage Drinking

Several years ago, the Surgeon General of United States made a very important statement that is even more important now than it was at the time.

10/23/2017

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