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Antibiotics: Join the Fight Against Resistance

The antibiotic drugs we have depended on for decades to fight serious infections are losing their superpowers, thanks to strains of bacteria that have adapted...

November 24, 2020 / 5 min read


Planning for the Holidays? Don’t Forget Your...

This promises to be a very different holiday season for many families. With the coronavirus as an uninvited guest this year, large gatherings are out,...

November 19, 2020 / 2 min read


Smokeout 2020: Reducing Lung Cancer Risk Via...

The rates of cigarette smoking have substantially declined over the past several decades — from 42 percent in 1965 to 13.7 percent in 2019, but...

November 19, 2020 / 4 min read


Testicular Cancer: What Young Men Need to...

Testicular cancer is not common — about 1 of every 250 males will develop the disease at some point during their lifetime. But the incidence...

November 18, 2020 / 4 min read


More Adults Under 45 Facing Early-Stage Heart...

There are studies and healthcare trends that point to an increase in early-stage heart disease among younger adults, or those under 45, which is considered...

November 11, 2020 / 2 min read


Vital Facts on Lung Cancer: It can...

Every three and a half minutes someone will die from lung cancer in the U.S., according to the American Lung Association. Despite this striking number,...

November 9, 2020 / 3 min read


Feeling Stressed, Angry or Sad? Be Grateful!

A deadly pandemic and a bitter presidential election have stirred up lots of negative emotions this year. People are feeling angry, sad, frustrated and fearful...

November 4, 2020 / 3 min read


How to Overcome or Limit ‘Election Stress...

A global pandemic. A shaky economy. Social unrest and widespread natural disasters. Could 2020 be any more stressful?  It turns out the answer is: yes....

November 3, 2020 / 5 min read


How Does a Telemedicine Appointment Work?

As the COVID-19 pandemic wages on, many have had to change the way they accomplish daily tasks. From grocery shopping to attending meetings to eating...

October 30, 2020 / 4 min read