Here is this week’s round-up of stories from around the Web featuring Cleveland Clinic experts that we know you won’t want to miss.
Antioxidants in pecans may help promote heart health according to a study published in the January 2011 issue of The Journal of Nutrition.
Sharp pains radiating down your leg could signal a damaged nerve or herniated disc, so learn what the different levels of back pain might represent.
School is not the only thing that begins in the fall. For many children, the stress of returning to classes brings on an unwanted result: headaches.
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.
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?”