PATIENT STORY

‘It looks and feels like a normal bra’

Breast cancer survivors who suffer from cold breasts after reconstruction surgery may soon have a new solution—the thermal bra.

October 16, 2017 1

Study: Tenfold growth in childhood obesity

Even as that crisis looms in countries across the globe, South Asia and others face the unique problem of underweight youth.

October 16, 2017 0

Feel like yourself again

Goal-setting can get you there. First, imagine yourself at some date in the future.

October 15, 2017 0

Football party food makeover

Game-day tip: Swap out calorie-laden staples with healthier fare.

October 15, 2017 0

A slippery subject: Coconut oil

There's an ever-raging debate over its place in dieting and cooking, but the prevailing wisdom says moderation is best.

October 14, 2017 0

Our livers are screaming

'Stop eating so much sugar,' they seem to be telling us. If only we'd listen.

October 14, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Fighting a fistula

Dan Smith isn't shy about sharing his deep-rooted belief about colonoscopies—you need them. Regularly.

October 13, 2017 0

Making Halloween a treat for kids with diabetes

Start by setting the same rules for everyone in the family.

October 13, 2017 0

Aches and pains? Find out which med will work best

Choosing the right drug for what ails you can be a painful process, but a pharmacist offers up his cheat sheet to make it easier.

October 12, 2017 0

There’s value in strength training

The goal is to keep muscles strong at every age.

October 12, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Feeling blessed that I’m here’

As a patient recovers from a life-threatening brain infection, a doctor reminds residents, 'West Nile virus is in our backyard.'

October 11, 2017 1

Hate UTIs? One simple step can cut the risk

Adding more water to daily routine lowered odds for the infections.

October 11, 2017 0