Urine test may detect early-stage pancreatic cancer

Research findings hold promise for development of screening test for this deadly disease.

August 26, 2015 1

Got that foggy feelin’?

Before you conclude your faulty memory is a sign of impending Alzheimer’s, consider reversible dementia as the culprit.

August 24, 2015 10

Diabetes goes back to school

Here's the cheat sheet to guide parents on prepping children for the new school year.

August 21, 2015 0

Are your meds robbing you of nutrients?

If you take drugs for high blood pressure, diabetes or reflux, you owe it to yourself to read this.

August 20, 2015 5

After bariatric surgery, behavior determines success

A patient's commitment to lifestyle changes and continued follow-up are key to achieving best results.

August 20, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

‘I didn’t know they were dangerous’

Five members of the Cool family get diagnosed with abdominal aortic aneurysms.

August 18, 2015 4

Can cutting certain carbs ease IBS?

Research finds little evidence to support use of elimination diet.

August 14, 2015 0

Could marijuana quell your epileptic seizures?

This last-resort option may help some, but know that not all cannabis is created equal.

August 11, 2015 2

Don’t skip blood sugar checks

People with type 2 diabetes benefit from twice-daily monitoring.

August 9, 2015 0

What’s good for the heart is also good for the brain

Study finds risk of dementia may drop with each generation as heart health and healthy lifestyles improve.

August 7, 2015 0

Aging with grace

Older Americans are prepared for aging, but show concern for physical and mental challenges.

August 4, 2015 0

Diabetes question of the month

When is it time to see a specialist?

August 1, 2015 3