Many people think vision loss is just a normal part of aging but it doesn’t have to be. There are many steps you can take to reduce your risk of blindness.
We were told that as third-year medical students, we are lucky because we have time to really get to know our patients as people. It turns out to be true.
Headache, upset stomach & feeling run down the morning after over-consumption is common. How can you know if it's a bad hangover or something more serious?
Medical marijuana, also known as marijuana for medical use (MMU) is becoming increasingly available in the United States. So far, 33 different states have...
Buying or selling a medical practice can be complicated. Here are some key points you need to understand.
Although HLTH did not specifically focus on immune-mediated diseases, a bit of sleuthing uncovered innovations useful for people with those conditions.
A medical student learns about empathy from a busy pediatrician who advised her that learning from patients' stories can be more important than giving medications.
A new survey shows us that patients have a strong desire for their physicians to be involved in helping them with chronic illness management self-care.
You likely don't need to worry about getting cancer because 2/3 of us will remain cancer-free during our lifetimes. Cancer research helps us to understand why.
A family doctor relates the sad story of a fatal medical error that killed her friend Bob and ended up influencing her work for years to come.
Doctors can play an important role in addressing prescription drug abuse in patients. One key is learning to recognize & respond to drug-seeking behaviors.
Here is information and stats from the CDC and elsewhere that helps answer many of the questions you may have about this year's flu season.