When avoidance and medication don’t control your allergy symptoms, consider allergy shots. The long-lasting, proven treatment for hay fever and allergies to pets, dust, mold and insect stings is effective but time-intensive.
How you move, how you relieve symptoms, even what car you buy — all of these can affect your arthritis. A few simple changes can help you better manage and prevent symptoms.
Cardio-oncology is a specialized area of medicine that focuses on heart conditions in patients who are undergoing cancer treatments. Dr. Karen James explains why close monitoring is crucial during chemotherapy.
While the average life expectancy is increasing, not everyone is enjoying a good quality of life. Here’s how you can decrease your risk of chronic disease and increase your odds of living not just longer — but better.
We often hear how wine — especially red wine — in moderation may be healthy for our hearts. However, if you’re partial to a pilsner or longing for a bit of liquor, here’s some encouraging news.
It has been more than three years since the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law. Find out a few ways patient care has changed so far.
Study sparks concern that first-born children are at greater risk for both high blood pressure and diabetes.
An American Heart Association report shows slow progress toward the goal of reducing cardiovascular and stroke death by 2020. Cleveland Clinic Cardiologist Steven Nissen, MD, talks about why we, as a nation, need to eat better, consume less and get moving.
More than one million people in the U.S. suffer a heart attack each year. For the best chance of survival, you need to respond to symptoms within an hour. Be prepared. Don’t delay. Know the symptoms. And save your life, or the life of someone you love.
We like to power walk. Sometimes we take power naps. And power yoga has grown in popularity. Now, it’s time to think “power foods”—because eating power foods means we can actually fight heart disease as we age.