Ulcerative Colitis: Symptoms & RisksUlcerative Colitis is the direct cause of 20,000 hospital admissions every year.
The Growing Problem Of Meth UseThe drug is known as meth or crystal meth, but whatever you call it, methamphetamine abuse is a growing problem.
The Rising Problem Of Binge DrinkingThe devastating statistics show there were 11-million underage drinkers in this country with 7.2 million binge drinkers.
Obesity And CancerThe more weight you carry on your body, the greater the odds of developing cancer.
Metabolic Syndrome Is RealMetabolic syndrome is a warning that you can prevent other problems.
Skin Cancer DetectionMalignant melanoma is the most serious form of skin cancer and despite public education and screening, the incidence of melanoma continued to rise over the past seven years.
Sugar Sweetened Beverage Tax Gaining Steam OverseasWe are no strangers to the concept of a sugar sweetened beverage tax -- and now the concept is gaining steam in the United Kingdom.
Mastectomy Of Healthy Breast: Is It Necessary?2,400 breast cancer patients were studied and the question raised was: if genetic studies did not show a genetic link, was the removal of the other breast necessary?
Fitness Apps Can Be Effective, Study FindsAccording to a new study looking at a fitness app, this one designed by Apple, called MyHeart Counts, there is definitely a future for these tools if used wisely.
Improving Patient Satisfaction SurveysHospital and physician practices, like many companies, have long used surveys, often expensive surveys, to look at customer satisfaction.
Teens With Asthma More Likely To Smoke, Study FindsA study finds Teens with asthma are more than twice as likely to start smoking cigarettes as teens without asthma.
The Importance Of Reducing Salt IntakeDespite evidence linking salt intake to hypertension and cardiovascular disease, dietary salt intake in the U.S. is on the rise.

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