The first sign of trouble came when Dr. Barry Lindenberg, a cardiologist,...07/13/2014
Heart Safe La Plata offering CPR program
Heart Safe La Plata,...
You have no doubt heard of the beer belly, the apple-shaped figure and the...07/13/2014
SAN DIEGO – The blood is not the most jarring part of the...07/13/2014
CHICAGO – First-day jitters come with any new job, but when the...07/13/2014
It should be no surprise that most people, even most doctors in training,...07/13/2014
The subject of aging is currently a hot topic in medicine.
LONDON – On a recent morning in London, Lara Thomson practiced...07/06/2014
United Blood Services to host blood drives
United Blood Services...
A widely used method of treating a common cause of back and leg pain...07/06/2014
NEW YORK – Powerful painkillers have been driving the...07/06/2014
WASHINGTON – How strong is that piña colada? Depending on how...07/06/2014
NEW YORK – Tibetans living on the “roof of the world”...07/06/2014
ATLANTA – When it comes to flu vaccines, a federal panel says a...06/30/2014
After a famously rocky rollout, Obamacare is proving itself a success by...06/29/2014
In between dispensing advice on breast-feeding and immunizations, doctors...06/29/2014
WASHINGTON – You promise “in sickness and in health,”...06/29/2014
Young children who dig into a bowl of fortified breakfast cereal may be...06/29/2014
One medical school experience was indelibly written into our collective...06/29/2014
Watching television isn’t just slowly killing your brain cells, it...06/29/2014
Gentle yoga class to be offered
Gentle yoga class with Jennifer...
Out of frustration with decades of failed efforts to improve...06/22/2014
In 2012, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the...06/22/2014
NEW YORK – A new survey suggests asthma in the U.S. may finally be...06/22/2014
Starting this month, Colorado’s Medicaid agency will cover a...06/22/2014
WASHINGTON – There is no concussion-proof football helmet, but...06/22/2014
Our energy levels give us our zest for life and our ability to...06/15/2014
Free kidney disease classes available
Free kidney disease classes...
WASHINGTON – In one of the most ambitious attempts yet to thwart...06/15/2014
SYDNEY – Australia’s landmark cigarette legislation banning...06/15/2014
Cockroaches might not seem to have much in common with farm animals. But a...06/15/2014
Sunburn, bug bites, Lyme disease, poison ivy. Sometimes, it seems the...06/15/2014
One of the most common questions I get this time of year relates to the...06/15/2014
WASHINGTON – Pregnant women are being advised by the government to...06/15/2014
When Betty Van Amburgh began treatment last year for her addiction to...06/08/2014
Residents reminded to avoid hantavirus
San Juan Basin Health and...
CHICAGO – Two years ago, Arrica Wallace was riddled with tumors...06/08/2014
Help is hard to get. Especially for kids.
But for suicidal youths...
John Verrier, a 30-year-old man who went to a Bronx, New York, hospital...06/08/2014
WASHINGTON – Tanning beds and sun lamps will carry new warnings...06/01/2014