Women with bipolar disorder are at high risk for a mood episode in the immediate postpartum period.
A nurse practitioner has been charged with the illegal distribution of oxycodone after allegedly exchanging unauthorized painkillers for cash.
Pregabalin significantly improved pain management in individuals suffering from irritable bowel syndrome.
Researchers find that a significant proportion of nonemergency conditions can be managed at urgent care centers and retail clinics instead of the emergency room.
Some St. Jude Medical pacemakers have been failing in patients as early as 24 hours after a low battery alert.
Lawsuit cites alleged unlawful termination of employment.
Study findings contribute to the development of personalized treatment approaches for young children with eczema.
Nurse practitioners express a desire to move from treating minor maladies to managing chronic disease.
Even in patients with diabetes, the reduction of systolic blood pressure lead to better outcomes.
A North Carolina physician assistant had a relationship with a 15-year-old boy that included sending explicit pictures and videos to the victim.
The caffeine-based compounds could prevent the misfolding of α-synuclein.
The rise in indoor temperatures worsened respiratory symptom scores and increased the use of recuse inhalers, a new study found.
Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) is a herpesvirus that causes 2 related but separate clinical illnesses.
Acne is a common, chronic skin disorder involving inflammation and/or blockage of the sebaceous follicles.
For many of our patients, the season means walks in the park, evenings by the shore, backyard barbecues, and outdoor sports.
Impetigo is a bacterial infection presenting with superficial skin involvement most commonly on the face, although it may also present on other sites, such as arms and legs.
Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States, affecting up to 50 million Americans annually.
The skin is the largest human organ, accounting for more than 10% of the body’s mass. Multiple functions of the skin include shock absorption, water preservation, and calorie reservation.
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The Educated Patient
Heatstroke occurs when your body can no longer cool itself and your body temperature becomes dangerously high.
Also known as atopic dermatitis, eczema is a chronic inflammatory skin condition that typically affects children but can also affect adults.
No matter your age, quitting tobacco can benefit you and those around you.
Whether you’re eating your favorite bread, indulging in chocolate, or adding some salt to the flavor of life, remember not to fall for foodie fallacies.