Just because you’ve had a portion of your small bowel removed because of Crohn’s disease doesn’t necessarily mean you automatically have more surgery in your future. Miguel Regueiro, MD, explains why this is simply a myth.
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Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis: The Strange-Sounding Condition You Can Have Without Realizing It
An endocrinologist shares five surprising facts about this autoimmune condition, which can strike at any age, but is most often found in your 40s, 50s or 60s.
Gastroparesis: A Mysterious Stomach Disorder That’s on the Rise in Teenage Girls and Women in Their 20s
It’s not an eating disorder. It’s a stomach disorder called gastroparesis. And it’s preventing a growing number of teenage girls and young women from wanting to eat at all. Gastroenterologist Michael Cline, DO, explains.
Hair Loss in Women: When Should You Worry?
Pinpointing a cause is the first step in combating hair loss in women. Find out more about why your hair may thin over time and steps you can take to help restore it.
Is a Hidden Medical Condition Causing Your Anxiety?
Are you feeling anxious for no apparent reason? Many different medical conditions can trigger anxiety. Discover how primary care doctors get to the bottom of this problem.
What Causes Iron Deficiency in Your Child – and How To Spot It
Iron deficiency anemia is relatively common among children Learn about the three main reasons this conditions occurs.
5 Tips for Healthier Eating After You Have a Stroke
Get a dietitian’s advice on how you can be more food savvy after a stroke. Step 1? Boost your awareness of the high levels of salt, sugar and certain types of fat in many foods.
FDA Safety Alert: Biotin Can Affect Medical Test Results
The FDA has issued an alert on biotin, a supplement often prescribed for healthy hair, skin and nails. Find out if high levels of biotin could be throwing off your lab test results.
7 Ways to Head Off Depression — Before It Sets in
If you suffer from depression, you may feel helpless when you feel an episode coming on. These strategies will help you to manage your mood and ease depression’s grip.
Weight Loss: How to Shed 10 Pounds — for Good!
When you’ve hit a weight loss plateau or find yourself on a diet roller coaster, it’s time for some fresh approaches to weight loss. Get our top tips.