There are two reasons breast cancer surgeons don’t order genetic testing—and neither one is good. Here are two steps you can take to help yourself.
Diseases & Conditions
A danger lurks for former AFib patients—even if they’ve been told their heart rhythm is back to normal, it might not be.
If you have shoulder pain, you might get the wrong diagnosis and then have surgery that’s no more effective than physical therapy!
Although it’s a known complication of neurologic diseases like MS, foot drop can also affect otherwise healthy people. Foot drop causes and treatments.
The science is evolving so rapidly that soon a blood test might screen for cancer as easily as it does for cholesterol.
A new study found that the FDA rushes approval of heart devices. Are you putting your life on the line?
Breast cancer treatment can have a variety of side effects, but how does it affect brain health? This new research offers some intriguing findings…
The link between HPV and cervical cancer is well known, but it’s just the beginning of potential cancers that could develop.
It’s a quick fix, but is that enough? Here’s what you should know about the risks and benefits.
New research finds that coffee with caffeine does not trigger rosacea as thought…and may actually protect against the chronic skin condition.
Cancer treatment is often grueling, but massage can offer relief from pain and more. Here’s how to find a qualified massage therapist…
How to use licorice root to reduce the frequency and intensity of hot flashes—a natural remedy backed by science!
Blood-sugar lowering SGLT-2 inhibitor drugs—such as Farxiga, Invokana and Jardiance—treat diabetes and protect your heart at the same time.
TNF inhibitor drugs (Remicade, Humira) treat ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease but double the risk for psoriasis. Here’s why and what you can do.
To slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease, exercise is more effective than you might imagine. Here are the specific exercises that work best…
It’s easy to pop a pill when you’re suffering from a cold, sinusitis or sore throat. But essential oils are safer and work faster. Read on…
The opioid epidemic is raging. But for some people with intractable pain, these powerful drugs can be appropriate. How to use them safely…
New criteria for diagnosing MS can mean earlier, more effective treatment, but only if you tell your doctor as soon as you detect one of these problems.
According to an important new study, your cancer survival plan should include type 2 diabetes prevention.
Cancer treatment is often more complicated when you’re older and have other health problems. Here’s how to customize your care plan.