After you have surgery to correct a vascular problem, you will play a key role in your own recovery. Get key advice on steps you can take.
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The cold virus that typically causes sore throat, cough and congestion can also temporarily increase the risk of stroke in children, according to a recent study.
The FDA recently approved a DNA test for HPV that helps physicians identify high-risk pre-cancer conditions and could eventually replace the Pap smear test. The DNA test would lengthen the time between tests to three to five years.
Lycopene, an antioxidant found in tomatoes, may help repair heart patients' damaged blood vessels. But supplements containing lycopene may also have side effects. For now, enjoy fresh tomatoes instead.
School screenings for hearing are important, but parents need to know that they are not as thorough or accurate as a full diagnostic hearing test.
When a genetic mutation makes headlines, the first thing patients ask is, “Should I be tested for it?”PALB2 is no exception. Recently, researchers made news by connecting mutations in this gene to [...]
If you’ve ever been so startled by your alarm clock that you reach for the phone instead of the snooze, you’re in good company. A new study finds as many as one in seven people may suffer from a [...]
When it comes to prostate cancer, certain risk factors can be changed while others can’t, Find out what you need to know, including three ways to lower your risk.
Most cancer patients leave their medical treatment plan in the trusted hands of their oncologist, but complementary therapies allow patients to play an active role in regaining control of their own health and wellness.