Obesity A Globally Growing ConcernWe think of obesity as a problem isolated to our affluent culture here in the United States.
Increased Risk Of Hypertension Linked To Sleep ApneaOne of the biggest advances in health care over the past 15 years is the realization that obstructive sleep apnea can increase the risk of hypertension.
Incidents Of Liver Cancer On The RiseCertainly liver cancer does not get the attention that breast, lung, and prostate cancer receive.
Using Fiber To Fight Degenerative Joint DiseaseDegenerative Joint Disease, or DJD, is a major source of knee pain and it comes from years of wear and tear.
The Importance Of Continued Mental Health CareThe healthcare system in the United States is stressed, but the area that faces the most financial pressure may very well be the area of mental health.
A New Ally In Bacterial ResistanceBacterial resistance is a major problem in the United States.
New Study Looks At Weight Gain In PregnanciesIt is a well known fact that during pregnancy, too much weight gain, or too little weight gain, are often associated with medical issues in the baby once the child is born.
The Link Between Cirrhosis And StrokesWe know that alcohol abuse can have a major impact on a person's health, and the organ that can get impacted the most is the liver.
More Dementia Patients Being Treated At HomeThere is no doubt that the incidence of dementia is on the rise in this country.
Being Heavier Could Be Costing You More In Medical CareWe are a nation fighting an obesity epidemic with numbers skyrocketing.
Slowing Down This Summer Could Be Better For Your HealthFor many of us this time of the year means graduation, wedding, and your kids are involved in all kinds of sports that require parents involvement.
Palliative Care Could Be Less Aggressive OptionFamily doctors and emergency department physicians are being asked to deal with major medical issues associated with care.