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.
We are a nation that likes our medical tests but there is a big problem that can occur – too much exposure to radiation.
Resident work hours are time limits placed on doctors in training to limit the amount of time they can work, reduce fatigue and reduce mistakes. But now the concept needs revisiting.
If untreated, cancer of the prostate will take your life in twelve years – that is an average. Screening is crucial.
Non compliance is the medical term used for when patients don’t follow through with what the doctor has advised or prescribed. Usually, poor communication is to blame.
Allergy season is here and for those of you who suffer from allergies, you probably think you know all of the symptoms. Well you might be missing one.
It has been more than a decade since the terrorist attacks but, for many people, there are still physical and psychological scars.
In recent years, quality has become a buzzword in healthcare. But ‘quality’ is increasingly being linked with saving money, and that might not be best for patients.
For those of you who belong to an indoor health club or are thinking about joining as the weather gets colder, I have a few tips for safe workouts.
When it comes to pipe and cigar smoking, a significant number of people believe there are no risks. They’re wrong.
There is nothing wrong with having an invisible friend. It’s actually a normal phase of development.
When people talk about Lyme disease they talk about issues like arthritis, but Lyme can do far more damage in other areas – including the brain.
I like to call it the merging of science fiction with medicine: scientists call it nanotechnology. For some, it represents great hope.
One thing we are learning is that diet plays an important role in the development of kidney stones, especially in people who are predisposed to the condition.
High altitude pilots are at risk of decompression syndrome — characterized by slowed thought, confusion, and even permanent memory loss.