PATIENT STORY

Heart surgery at just 6 days old

Norah Mae Boss now has beautiful pink fingers and toes. Find out what this has meant for her and her parents.

February 18, 2015 2

Hot flashes for seven years?

More than half of women suffer for at least that long. Study suggests need for better ways to treat menopause symptoms.

February 18, 2015 0

‘Mindfulness’ may help ease sleep problems for seniors

Study finds that mind over matter works – at least as far as sleep is concerned.

February 17, 2015 1

Happy Hatter program delivers for kids with cancer

Children and teens scored hats, lots of hats.

February 17, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Inactivity a major danger with blood clots

Traveling to a sunny location? Sitting at your desk all day long? Do some leg pumps and listen up because deep vein thrombosis could affect you.

February 17, 2015 0

Nighttime leg cramps peak in summer

Study findings could lead to changes in treatment for this nocturnal ailment.

February 17, 2015 0

Loved ones caring for brain-injured veterans may face health risks

Study found high levels of substance linked to inflammation in caregivers who felt anger, blame.

February 16, 2015 0

Epilepsy and motherhood

Find out what women with epilepsy should know when it comes to experiencing safe pregnancies and delivering healthy babies.

February 15, 2015 0

Researchers identify 8 signs of impending death

Findings could help families prepare and aid in end-of-life care choices.

February 15, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

For the love of Peets

'We just want to help each other through this. ...A lot of people can't get that long of a life with each other.'

February 14, 2015 0

Energy drinks tied to inattention, hyper behavior in middle schoolers

Researchers conclude that your kids really shouldn't drink sugary, caffeinated beverages.

February 14, 2015 0

Snowboarding safety on the slopes

The key to safely enjoying the snow comes down to understanding the risks, wearing protective gear and getting proper treatment for injuries.

February 13, 2015 0