Climate change may up asthma irritant

Researchers warn about possible increase of fungus that may cause serious damage to cells in human airways.

June 25, 2017 0

Do you have ‘social jet lag?’

Throwing your sleep schedule off to party on weekends may be hard on your heart.

June 23, 2017 0

Lonely life, sleepless nights

Feeling alone may make one feel less safe, unable to rest.

June 10, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘They saved my life’

Thanks to his dedication to pulmonary rehab, Larry Haas is breathing better and enjoying life again.

June 5, 2017 5
PATIENT STORY

Flipping the story on cystic fibrosis

As he battles cystic fibrosis, Mason Moerdyk, 16, finds the strength to dive into a new sport.

May 31, 2017 5

How not to nod off behind the wheel

Recognizing signs of sleepiness is key to prevention.

May 29, 2017 0

Think you’re allergic to penicillin? Think again

Nearly 95 percent of people who report having an allergy to the antibiotic can actually tolerate it—and that’s to their advantage.

May 28, 2017 1

The water’s not fine: U.S. pool-linked infection doubles in 2 years

CDC warns cryptosporidiosis can cause weeks of watery diarrhea.

May 26, 2017 0

Heart attack risk spikes after respiratory infection

Even the common cold was linked to a 13-fold increased risk for about a week.

May 23, 2017 0

Seasonal allergies? ‘You don’t have to be miserable’

Find relief with these tried-and-true tips from an allergist.

May 11, 2017 2
PATIENT STORY

A clear, new path

A burgeoning procedure to clear total blockages from coronary arteries is giving new life to patients who once had few options.

May 3, 2017 2

Kids and meds: ­­8 tips for safe dosing

What to know about giving over-the-counter medications to children.

May 2, 2017 0