Colonoscopy: Up Your Chances of Finding Flat Polyps

It’s hard to say precisely how common flat polyps are because results are subject to variation between examiners and techniques. But doctors performing colonoscopies are finding them more easily and treating them more successfully as techniques improve. Today, the incidence of flat polyps hovers around 10 percent. Still, they too often go undetected and unrecognized … Read More

How to Manage Your Stress When You Have Multiple Sclerosis

The stress of dealing with a chronic disease can be tough for some people to overcome. A new study finds stress management programs may help people with multiple sclerosis (MS) keep the disease from progressing. Psychologist Amy Sullivan, PsyD, says, “I think this study exemplifies the anti-inflammatory effects of psychological intervention and the mind-body connection with … Read More