Coronary artery calcification can be detected on CT scans or other studies and have been linked with heart disease.
The researchers compared two groups of smokers: those who set a date and those who did not set a date and tried to stop gradually.
These MRIs are often used in abdominal and pelvic diseases. But according to a new European study they may have a new use: predicting preterm labor in certain pregnant women.
In the mid-nineties, measles was so rare that most physicians under 40 at the time had never seen it.
In order to provide great care you also need to be healthy yourself.
It is estimated that one out of eight people suffer from depression.
There are many theories about the best ways to lose weight.
There is a major battle going on in congress and the senate.
KYW Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Being involved in the training of young doctors, there is a predictable cycle of their growth and development. […]
It is a debate that goes back and forth and it seems each and every study has a different conclusion.
KYW Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It is somewhat amazing the amount of sugar many of us take into our diet. We consume vast […]
Dispositional mindfulness is defined as a trait that allows one to be aware of the present moment even during ordinary tasks.
There is no doubt that sudden cardiac death is one of the greatest concerns we have in treating athletes.
I can tell you without any reservations that some of the hardest patients to get into the office are teenagers.
We are learning more about Alzheimer’s and one thing that researchers have found is that cognitive decline in Alzheimer disease may take place 12 years, before the onset of clinical impairment, and 17 years before a diagnosis of dementia.