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Peter B. Laird

Cancer-Causing Chemicals in Sunscreens? Here’s What You...

Just as families across the U.S. look forward to spending more time outdoors this summer comes the unwelcome news that a number of popular sunscreens...

June 4, 2021 / 3 min read

Experts Discuss Alzheimer’s Disease and Brain Health

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month and, according to the Alzheimer’s Association, 50 million people worldwide are living with Alzheimer’s disease and other types...

June 3, 2021 / 5 min read

Cancer Specialist Discusses the Dangers of Sun...

According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, skin cancer is the most common type of cancer worldwide. In the U.S. alone, more than 9,500 people are diagnosed...

May 21, 2021 / 3 min read

Five Things People of Color Should Know...

A common misconception about skin cancer is that, because their skin contains a higher amount of melanin, African-Americans and people with darker skin don’t have...

May 19, 2021 / 3 min read

For Men’s Health Month, Doctors Advise Awareness...

From the routine to the serious, men’s health covers a variety of conditions, diseases and disorders. While some doctors, depending on their specialty, may have...

May 17, 2021 / 4 min read

Recovering from COVID-19? Cardiologist Says to Watch...

The coronavirus pandemic has been a learning experience for everyone, healthcare workers in particular. Each and every COVID-19 patient’s case has brought new understanding of...

May 5, 2021 / 2 min read

New Treatments Offer Hope for Urologic Cancers

While April is National Testicular Cancer Awareness Month, it’s just one of several diseases that can affect one’s urologic system. Cancers can also develop in...

April 30, 2021 / 5 min read

Women’s Health: When to Seek Care –...

Because women have unique health concerns depending on their stage of life, it is important to seek care no matter how big or small something may...

April 23, 2021 / 3 min read

Cold or Allergy? Relief Starts With an...

Spring is the time of year many people tend to develop symptoms of seasonal allergies – itchy, watery eyes; runny nose; sneezing; sore throat, and...

April 20, 2021 / 3 min read

Making Clinical Trials More Accessible to All...

For cancer patients who have complex cancers with limited options or who have exhausted all other treatment options, clinical trials can be a beacon of...

April 14, 2021 / 5 min read