Pregnant mouse models injected with the Zika virus saw an increase in miscarriages and babies born with thin brain tissue.
Engaging in physical activity does not cause more heart damage in patients with heart failure.
Higher vitamin D levels may be beneficial for patients with ulcerative colitis.
Association found between asthma and yeast.
Nearly two-thirds of individuals with severe hearing loss are unable to afford hearing devices.
Bariatric surgery plus intensive medical therapy superior to intensive therapy alone.
New treatment options for adults with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis.
Diagnostic tests provide accurate results in as little as 20 minutes.
Genetic variants linked to abdominal adiposity increase the risk of type 2 diabetes and coronary heart disease.
Dulaglutide (Trulicity) in combination with basal insulin for the treatment of adults with T2D.
The American College of Physicians provide evidence and clinical recommendations for acute, subacute, and chronic low back pain.
MinuteClinic offers free heart screenings this holiday at more than 1100 locations.
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
Diabetic retinopathy causes more losses of vision worldwide than any other eye disease, affecting 33% of the 285 million individuals suffering from diabetes.
Head lice are 6-legged insects about the size of a sesame seed that cling to the scalp and neck and survive by feeding on human blood.
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.