As we are becoming a more health conscious society everyone wants to know what is really in their food, and what does "organic" really means. One way to be certain of what is in your food is to grow it yourself. Amber Harmon tried vegetable gardening and met challenge after challenge ...
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By SRINIVAS SEELA, MD
Superior mesenteric artery syndrome (SMAS) is a digestive condition that occurs when the duodenum is compressed between two arteries (the aorta and the superior mesenteric artery). This compression causes partial or complete blockage of the duodenum. ...
Lung cancer is the number one cause of cancer death for both men and women in the United States. The five-year survival rate for lung cancer patients is a dismal 16 percent.
The good news is that new screening guidelines could dramatically improve lung cancer surv ...
The virus goes away quickly, but the damage is done.
New FDA-Approved Technology to Ablate Prostate Tissue
Nearly 800 people have been diagnosed in Florida with Zika, at least 64 of them having been infected locally.
Sebastian DeLeon, the South Florida teen who survived an infection, gave his first public appearance and provided an update on his recovery.
For elderly patients, leaving the hospital is fraught with risk. Most are sent home or to nursing facilities after just a few days, still reeling from acute illnesses -- not to mention the chronic conditions they are also confronting.
In a clinical guidance, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention called for regular assessments of children who may have been exposed in utero.
Paper suggests that "implicit bias" -- doctors and nurses subtly or subconsciously treating some patients differently than others -- or patients' perception of it could have consequences for people's health.
Many people believe that choosing hospice means that length of life will be sacrificed in order to be more comfortable.
Fewer than one-third of patients whose conditions qualify for the rehab actually participate
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