Using data from the Census Bureau, it has been projected that by 2020, the degree of physician shortfall will be 50% greater than has been previously estimated.
Women go through many changes as they get older but there is one area which can be affected that few people think of – the metabolism of drugs.
With parents more involved in guiding their kids, there’s a temptation for parents to get over-involved in their children’s sports and provide pressure.
What we think about ourselves can have a big impact on our overall health. But there is help.
Twenty-two million Americans have a substance abuse problem and there is no doubt that alcohol can be a drug of choice.
Blood pressure is not adequately controlled in approximately 75% of adult patients with hypertension.
Can diet have an impact on whether we develop Alzheimer’s or other forms of demetia? The answer is a resounding yes.
Some experts are suggesting that increased waist circumference should be added to heart risk assessment tools, like cigarette smoking and high cholesterol.
A new study finds one in seven women in pre-term labor was suffering from an infection at the time.
Some say that this generation of teens is having a greater struggle than previous generations because of increased exposure to adult issues.
Vitamin B and folic acid help prevent age-related vision loss.
By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The latest information has some good news but also some not so good news. Girls are playing more sports in record numbers, but they still lag […]
A new study finds nearly 4 or 10 women of reproductive age and 30% of women with private insurance filled an opioid prescription between 2008-2012.
When should cancer screening – like mammograms and colonoscopies – be done? Here are some guidelines.
A new study finds that drinking caffeinated coffee is associated with a lower risk of malignant melanoma.