PATIENT STORY

Long-term odds improving for young cancer survivors

Targeted treatments and follow-up care are credited with improved survival rates 15 years later, study shows.

February 8, 2016 0

Short sleep + stress = weaker memory recall

Under stress and can't remember something? It may be time for a full night of sleep.

February 7, 2016 0

Staying connected with mom provides a boost for babies

New study finds the benefits of delayed umbilical cord clamping are far-reaching.

February 6, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

‘It was much better for me’

New cardiac imaging technology gets the job done faster, more comfortably and—best of all—with less radiation exposure.

February 5, 2016 0

Exercise has limits for losing weight

Intense workouts are no more effective at burning calories than walking a couple of miles a day.

February 5, 2016 0

Zika and sex: Be careful, but don’t panic

Experts discuss unanswered questions and reasons for reassurance.

February 4, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Mom’s best friend becomes child’s lifesaver

“This is the kind of thing you do for people you care about,” says Brandy Tarrant, who donated a kidney to a girl she considers her niece.

February 4, 2016 0

Lead exposure: Tips to detect, prevent

A medical toxicologist advises parents about ways to minimize risks and test for exposure.

February 3, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Cancer at age 10, complications for life

Childhood lymphoma survivor Judy Bode creates documentary to educate world on the late effects of cancer treatment.

February 3, 2016 3

Unlock the mysteries of Alzheimer’s disease

Tap into the key things caregivers must know.

February 2, 2016 0

Eat your way to healthier glucose levels

Dietitian offers sound advice for finding proper balance in your busy life.

February 1, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

‘It’s not as scary as you think’

Haley Fisk, 17, has taken her celiac disease diagnosis and turned it into a positive by helping others learn about gluten-free lifestyles.

February 1, 2016 0