Chris Iliades, MD

Chris Iliades, MD is board-certified in Ear, Nose and Throat and Head and Neck Surgery. He practiced clinical medicine for 15 years and has also been a medical director for diagnostic research.

Alternative Treatments

Don’t Jump into Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Between 12 and 13 percent of men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. For those with low-risk disease, the National…

Sleep

Sleep Apnea: Bad for Your Brain

According to the American Heart Association and the American Academy of Neurology, obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is bad for brain…

Sleep

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Since 1934, chronic fatigue has gone by many names, but today it’s called myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS).This disorder affects…

Eye Health

The Leading Cause of Vision Loss

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is more common than glaucoma and cataracts put together, and it’s the leading cause of vision…

Women's Health

Why Breastfeeding Lowers Risk of Heart Disease and Diabetes

Breastfeeding has long been hailed as super healthy for the nursing baby. It’s also a beneficial practice for the mom,…

Diseases & Conditions

Unraveling the Mystery of Lung Cancer in Nonsmokers

When you hear about lung cancer, the leading cause of cancer deaths, the first cause-connection that comes to mind is…

Alternative Treatments

Seniors with Hypertension May Need More Intensive Treatment

If you have high blood pressure, lowering it is one of the most important things you can do to reduce…

Diseases & Conditions

Genetic Study Links Digestive Diseases to Depression

The brain-gut connection makes sense: The body is an interrelated organism where what we think and feel affects our physical…

Wellness

How Massage Heals and Strengthens Muscles

The hands-on practice of massage has been helping to heal sore muscles throughout human history. And several modern studies support…

Wellness

Exercise Suppresses Cancer Tumor Growth

It’s pretty much impossible to find a study that undercuts the benefits of exercise. According to the National Cancer Institute…

Women's Health

Genetic Risk Does Not Decrease Breast Cancer Survival

Usually, the focus of gene mutations BRCA1 and BRCA2 is on increased risk for cancer, so women who test positive…

Brain Health

Exercise Reduces Chemo Brain in Breast Cancer Patients

“Chemo brain” is a real threat for women with breast cancer treated with chemotherapy. The medical term for this foggy…

Hearing

Taming Tinnitus

The word tinnitus means the tinkling of bells, but for the 50 million Americans who experience it, tinnitus is far…