October 04, 2019

Sleeping with the TV on and other sources of artificial light promotes weight gain! Click here to learn more.

October 02, 2019

Crithidia, a known insect infection, has emerged as lethal to humans if contracted and left untreated. It is complicated by the fact that its symptoms mirror but do not respond to the same treatment for insect-borne Leishmaniasis. Click here to learn more.

October 02, 2019

A low-magnetic MRI system has been developed that does not compromise image quality. It not only enhances diagnosis and treatment of disease by offering better imaging of internal organs, it is more affordable and more accessible to patients with pacemakers and defibrillators. Click here to learn more.

September 26, 2019

Simply the presence of the common Klebsiella pneumonia bacteria in the intestines can ferment ingested carbohydrates into alcohol contributing to Nonalcoholic Liver Disease. Click here to learn more.

September 25, 2019

When dehydrated, fluid volume and components matter for quick resolve and sustained effects. Click here to learn more.

September 21, 2019

E-cigarettes are not new. Finding the common denominators to the sudden rash of illnesses is tricky at best with wide variables and inconsistent evidence. Click here to learn more.

September 20, 2019

In conjunction with the traditional PSA test, the new blood test can confirm aggressive prostate cancer with a 90% accuracy and avoid the need for intrusive biopsies and treatments. Click here to learn more.  

September 19, 2019

Cautionary tales abound. Public eateries are becoming more conscious and proactive in their menus and server training in order to avoid, what can be for some, life-threatening events.  Click here to learn more.

September 19, 2019

Life-impacting! This tiny devise can open up a whole new world you did not know you were missing affecting your outlook, brain function and risk for falls. Click here to learn more. One man’s journey click here.

September 18, 2019

This annual biomedical engineering competition is a dynamic platform for developing real solutions with real impact on healthcare and patient outcomes. This year’s winners include an Intubation Guidance System for limited experienced healthcare workers, a 5 minute Rapid-screening test for C. dif, and a device that allows tracheostomy patients to speak. Click here to learn more.

September 18, 2019

Several states are experiencing a critical surge in mosquito-borne viral EEE infections which are life-threatening for all ages. No vaccine. No treatment. Click here to learn more.

September 17, 2019

All flu shots are not alike! Please inquire as to the type being offered to you to best suit your needs or which is best recommended for your age. Click here to learn more.

September 16, 2019

Scleroderma patients and patients with systemic sclerosis run a very high risk for Interstitial Lung Disease and it is the leading cause of death for these patients. The new approved drug can slow the rate of decline in pulmonary function. Click to learn more.

September 10, 2019

Antibiotic stewardship may not be adequate to control the proliferation of superbugs. Click here to learn more.

September 10, 2019

In India, the risk of untreatable superbug infections are keeping leukemia patients from life-saving treatments for their cancer.  Drug-resistant infections are climbing globally.  Click here to learn more.

September 09, 2019

The WHO reports increasing number of outbreaks within the US and Globally. Measles is highly contagious with possible complications. Click here to learn more.

September 05, 2019

APA recommended for PTSD treatment, EMDR is a unique, nontraditional form of psychotherapy designed to diminish negative feelings using guided eye movements and is not dependent on talk therapy or medications. Click here to learn  more.

September 05, 2019

Prodding and shaming overweight children to change can have the opposite effect and prolong poor self-concepts. Click here to learn more.

August 30, 2019

Plant-based diets are proven beneficial for cardio-vascular health, lowering cancer risk and prolonging life. However, these exclusive diets risk deficiency in choline, a nutrient vital for brain function. Click here to learn more.

August 23, 2019

Disasters which halt production, imposed manufacturing restrictions, recalls and termination of the production of generic labels, all contribute to drug shortages. Shortages significantly put patients at risk for compromised care. Click here to learn more.