Posts from Shawn Foucher

Sound mind: A matter of degrees?

An emphasis on learning isn’t just a smart career move—it could also ensure long-term brain health.

May 20, 2017 2

PSA on the PSA

Public Service Announcement on the Prostate-Specific Antigen test: 'Don’t give up—smarten up.'

April 27, 2017 4
PATIENT STORY

‘A good pain’

For cardiac patients like Michael Thompson, counterpulsation is one of the toughest treatments they'll endure—but also one of the best.

April 19, 2017 1

Más de esto, menos de lo otro

¿Desea fortalecer su corazón? La selección de las comidas que hoy hace pueden promover la salud de su musculo cardíaco el día de mañana.

February 6, 2017 0

Here’s your wakeup call

Doctors warn of sleep apnea’s outsized role in aggravating—and in some cases creating—a host of ailments.

February 2, 2017 1

The psychology of sleep

Cognitive behavioral therapy can help patients shed the bad habits and anxious thoughts that make for sleepless nights.

January 22, 2017 0

More of this, less of that

Want to toughen your ticker? The food choices you make today can promote a healthier heart tomorrow.

January 5, 2017 2

One and done

Holmium laser enucleation brings long-lasting relief to men with severely enlarged prostate.

October 2, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Hope floats

In his first major swim competition since his heart transplant two years ago, Fred Nelis proves he’s unsinkable.

June 24, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Prescription for change

A new program gives low-income, chronically ill patients greater access to what they've been missing: Fresh fruits and veggies.

June 2, 2016 2

Attack of the dad bod

If the world is warming to that chubby, cuddly look, is that such a bad thing? Not if you've improved from yesteryear.

April 9, 2016 0

Hyperhidrosis? Don’t sweat it

If you sweat profusely in crisis or in calm, don’t fret—there are plenty of ways to stanch the flow.

March 26, 2016 0