It is a major medical tenet that when a person suffers a stroke there needs to be immediate care.
There is no doubt that the diagnosis of cancer can be one that is emotionally disturbing.
This is a concerning statistic: 85 percent of children who have high blood pressure are not diagnosed.
It’s Thanksgiving Day, and this is a great opportunity for families to get together throughout the United States.
There are many advantages to breast-feeding and they have been well publicized
According to a new report from Scandinavia, stress not only has short term health issues but long-term health issues as well.
Heart failure is one of the most serious health problems facing Americans in 2017.
When it comes to the skin condition psoriasis and its causes, scientists have taken two views on what triggers it.
This is definitely a study that many hospitals are not real excited about, but it is an important one to share.
There is a new report in the journal of the American Heart Association which takes a very interesting look at the age when a woman gives birth and the relationship to heart disease years later.
When you buy food products, one of the most common phrases that the consumer sees is “all natural.”
One of the most important roles for the pediatrician or family physician in the early years of the child’s life is to provide the children with vaccines on a timely basis.
They are called split livers. In the United Kingdom, split livers are used for transplants.
One of the highlights of the year for many children is trick or treating and grabbing as much loot as they can.
There is some concern about electronic cigarettes.
We talk a great deal about “weekend warriors.”
The medical term is glaucoma, but many people think of it as high blood pressure in the eye.
Fatty Liver is a condition in which a person gets exactly that, they get a buildup of excess fat in the liver.
Several years ago, the Surgeon General of United States made a very important statement that is even more important now than it was at the time.
Now a new report in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health suggests that there are pros and cons to being married.
According to the authors of the study this could have any impact similar to that of smoking cigarettes.
According to a report in the journal Lancet Psychiatry, it is a disadvantage to be younger.
Now there is a new app for physicians that soon might be made available to the public for everyone’s use.
Now there is a new report that says that one of the most important measures of empathy is called cognitive empathy.
Sepsis can be described as a constellation of symptoms associated with an overwhelming infection in the bloodstream that can lead to damage and vital organs.
The WHI has had dramatic effects in the past 20 years with the research focusing on the use of hormones after menopause.
Perhaps even more alarming is the fact that it has disproportionately affected younger adults who have less formal education.
Believe it or not it’s been over ten years since the National Academy of Medicine took a serious look at what was mostly a paper based health system.
The specialty of palliative care is growing for a number of reasons.
Many say that as couples grow together, they often become more alike.