Who doesn’t love the traditional holiday dinner? Turkey or ham, mashed potatoes and stuffing with gravy, pumpkin pie – it’s a meal that says family, contentment and a full belly. For some people, though, many of the traditional holiday foods deliver a different message – Caution: health risks ahead....read on
When a patient shows up at the emergency department with fever, coughing, wheezing and generally feeling terrible, it’s a good bet he or she has a respiratory infection. But a good bet isn’t good enough. Doctors need to know if the symptoms are caused by bacteria, virus, or something else...read on
As we get older, the first feature to show aging is often the eyes. Even people in their 40s and 50s may notice that drooping eyelids and sagging skin under their eyes have added years to their appearance. These changes can affect how you feel about yourself and how others perceive you.
In some...read on