One specialty that has been largely ignored in these settings may be needed: psychiatrists or at the very least family physicians with psychiatric training.
It is called Wet Acute Macular Degeneration and it is a leading cause of blindness in the United States.
Mental health conditions are prevalent in this country and sadly we have a serious lack of professionals and facilities to deal with it.
In populations where marijuana has been legalized we are beginning to see many of the same concerns we find with cigarettes.
You’ve heard that processed foods are bad for you — but there are other foods that can even be worse. They are called ultra-processed foods.
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Endometriosis occurs when the tissue that lines the uterus grows in areas outside the uterus. In addition to the severe pain that can be associated with it, one of your biggest concerns may have to do with your fertility.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has released its first clinical practice guideline for infants less than one year old who have experienced a brief resolved unexplained event.
People with high blood pressure face a higher risk of coronary heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, and death, but according to a study in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, that risk decreases as we get older.
It is devastating to suffer a stroke. It can impact the patient and everyone around them.
There are numerous mental health issues that we deal with in medicine but two of the most common are from anxiety and depression.
The older you get the more important it is to find a good pair of shoes.
New report finds that women with gestational diabetes, who reported eating healthier diets, have a lower risk for high blood pressure.
It is a very disturbing statistic and it might be a reason why we are starting to see NFL players retire at younger ages.
There is no doubt that for certain at risk children there is a need to provide proper nutrition especially during formative years, but what types of food are best from a health standpoint?