Surgery while you’re awake, it can be quick, easy and pain free. It’s for the growing number of patients struggling with carpal tunnel syndrome, pain in the arm and hand often linked to heavy computer use. When physical therapy and medications don’t work, surgery is the only option. Now patients have a new option.
It seems innocent enough. Doctors say that, for most people, one drink won’t get them legally drunk. But new research has found that for people over 55, one drink can turn them into dangerous drivers.
No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, you will get jet lag. Though jet lag can’t be avoided, it can be minimized on your next vacation with these seven tips.
It’s not clear whether vegetarians opted for that diet because they had a “lower quality of life,” or if that lower quality of life was created by going veg, however.
Ever imagine living life without being able to smell? For some people, that’s reality, and there’s no treatment.
According to new research out of Mt. Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine, grilled and broiled meats have now been linked weight gain, diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease.
The odds are one in a million for having identical triplets, but it’s happened in Montgomery County. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has the exclusive first look at the babies.
Acetaminophen is being linked to ADHD, according to a new study released today. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl is here with more about the growing number of problems associated with the popular over-the-counter pain reliever.
Want to feel healthy and happy? Move to North Dakota. Or South Dakota.
A plan to fight childhood obesity may be making some inroads, thanks to a companies that package food and consumers who buy it.
Experimental therapy for hard to treat cancer is showing more promise. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has the latest.
The study’s authors warn that the packaging could be a problem because most of the substances can leach into the foods we eat.
Using electricity to zap away heart failure is something that’s being tested here in Philadelphia. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more about the experimental technology.
As Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains, it’s a “procedure” that’s causing some controversy.
The research, which was published in the most recent issue of the journal Pediatrics, looked at the associations of bullying with mental and physical health from elementary to high school.