Breast conservation becomes a focus

More breast cancer patients opt for lumpectomy over mastectomy as research and treatments improve.

September 4, 2015 0

‘Bicycles are no longer children’s toys’

Caution becomes the word of the day as adults roll into the ER with a whole lot of (serious) injuries.

September 4, 2015 0

Girl or boy—when can I know?

A lot of people assume that the ultrasound at 18-20 weeks is to reveal the sex of the baby. Not exactly.

September 3, 2015 0

Heart beat indicates later life independence

'Because functional disability develops gradually, it is important to identify it early and take steps to delay decline...'

September 3, 2015 0

Yawn! Reset your child’s sleep routine

8 healthy sleep habits that'll help students rise and shine this year.

September 2, 2015 0

Naps do a heart good

An afternoon siesta lowers blood pressure and is linked to better heart and vessel health.

September 2, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Hope floats cancer survivor Bert Elliott

A positive attitude, revolutionary treatment and a big heart leave cancer in her wake.

September 1, 2015 0

Diabetes questions of the month

Will insurance pay for my glucose monitor and insulin pump?

September 1, 2015 0

Start your hike on the right foot

Experts weigh in on tips for avoiding and reducing the risk of foot and ankle injuries.

September 1, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Pregnant? Let’s work out!

A doctor and a mom share what's safe—and not so safe—when it comes to exercise while pregnant.

August 31, 2015 0

Can a blood test predict breast cancer’s return?

New test zeroes in on DNA shed by tumors before the cancer invades other organs.

August 31, 2015 0

Unaware of fading memories

Study: Those developing dementia often don't know their memories are evaporating.

August 30, 2015 0