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March 15, 2018
The average American consumes far more than the recommended daily amount of sodium, increasing the risk of heart disease and stroke.
March 13, 2018
For women of childbearing age, it’s a good idea to take what are known as “prenatal vitamins” -- vitamins containing folic acid, iron and often, some other compounds, such as calcium, Vitamin D and omega-3 acids.
March 09, 2018
You don’t have to spend time in rush-hour traffic, you don’t have to dress to impress clients and you can knock out household tasks between stints at your computer. But is there an emotional toll to working from home?
March 08, 2018
23andMe, the direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing company, recently received FDA approval to offer a limited form of BRCA gene testing. BRCA1 and BRCA2 are the two genes most commonly linked to hereditary breast and ovarian cancers.
March 07, 2018
The Multiple Sclerosis Center at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute receives patients from all over the world wanting to confirm their MS diagnosis or seeking ways to manage their symptoms and stay connected to the things they enjoy in life.
March 02, 2018
Obesity is a big problem in the U.S. today. Diets don’t work. Changing long-term eating habits that match your lifestyle work best, and keeping it simple is the key.
March 01, 2018
Colonoscopy is an essential tool in preventing, detecting, and surviving colorectal cancer.
February 28, 2018
The dramatic increase in opioid addiction has changed the ways providers treat patients’ pain.
February 27, 2018
Hypertension, or high blood pressure, isn’t just an adult disease. It occurs in 2 to 5 percent of all pediatric patients, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). But it often goes unrecognized.
February 26, 2018
Do you have a burning feeling? If you frequently experience heartburn or discomfort in the abdomen or chest after eating, you may have acid reflux.