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

When oxygen runs low, the naked mole-rat finds a way

These unique mammals may teach humans tricks to lessen effects of stroke, heart attack.

April 30, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Do I need to call 911? Are you OK?’

Retired police officer Ike VanHorn reclaims his life with bypass surgery and cardiac rehab.

April 28, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘It’s so incredible’

Robilynn Anders-Sterk is a poster child for weight-loss surgery—and she's helping others who want longer, healthier lives.

April 21, 2017 8