Psoriasis is an inflammatory disease of the skin and joints. Unfortunately, there is no cure. And, the cause of psoriasis is the subject of much debate.
Autopsies have been performed on many NFL players and others with head trauma and have uncovered chronic traumatic encephalitis as a result of repeated concussions.
I don’t know if you have noticed but there is a new battle going on at fast food restaurants. It is a desire to make them healthier with their food choices.
10-14% of children who experience a road accident or burn injury have PTSD 6 months later.
75% of all new moms try breastfeeding. Yet, only 13% ultimately maintain breastfeeding for the doctor-recommended 6-months duration. So, what happens?
The National Center for Health Statistics keeps records on those who are insured and uninsured and, as the country starts to rework its approach to health care, it is interesting to look at the numbers.
From a lifestyle standpoint there is now little doubt that exercise, a well-balanced diet and stress reduction can play a protective role as we age.
UK researchers compared acupuncture as a treatment for depression with another non-drug therapy: counseling.
A new study suggests that a colonoscopy catches cancers that a sigmoidoscopy misses — and saves more lives in the process.
It is so important to get to the emergency room as quickly if possible if you have early signs of stroke because early intervention is key.
There are entrepreneurs out there who are working to develop technology revolving around the smart phone to help with healthcare.
In medicine, we call it cystitis but the average person calls it a urinary tract infection. Put simply cystitis is an infection in your bladder that is caused by bacteria.
School is underway and so are the wide variety of sports in which kids have the opportunity to participate. Don’t encourage them to over do it.
A new study suggests students who know alcohol and driving don’t mix are less likely to use good judgment once they’re drunk.
You don’t have to use special facial creams or start the latest fad diet in order to look and feel good. It’s much more simple and less expensive than that.