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.
I wouldn’t be doing my job if I did not discuss an article in the journal Pediatrics which said that pizza days could be harmful to your health.
Metabolic syndrome is an indicator of high risk for diabetes and heart disease, so it’s important you know the 5 warning signs.
If medications taste good, they could be a temptation to kids.
Could the bacteria in your mouth be associated with heart risk?