Articles in Prevention & Treatment

Even as medical researchers quantify the impact of empathy on patient care, neuroscientists are...
A team of UCLA expertshas introduced refinements to targeted biopsy of prostate cancer, greatly...
Many infants and toddlers experience occasional episodes of wheezing caused by respiratory tract...
Patients seeking relief from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) have a new treatment option to...
Although legally permitted to drive in the US, people with partial central vision loss (blind areas...
When Noel Rose, M.D., was in medical school in the 1950s, no one talked about autoimmune disease....
October is “National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.” This is a health concern that I feel...
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Johns Hopkins researchers say they have found a specific protein in nearly 100 percent of high-...
Culling together the results of several genetic research projects, Kimmel Cancer Center researchers...
Using scores obtained from cognitive tests, Johns Hopkins researchers think they have developed a...
The field of cardiac catheterization has benefited significantly from the advent of two...
Circumstantial evidence suggests a possible connection between the use of acetaminophen and the...
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A 72-year-old patient is losing weight. His primary care provider believes the cause may be a...
If your child comes down with a sore throat that is accompanied by a fever and no other cold or flu...
“You don’t know shingles if you’ve never had a personal experience,” says Halvor Iverson.  “This is...
Seasonal allergies, sometimes called "hay fever" can cause cold-like symptoms in children, such as...
Lori Erby could hear hesitation, uncertainty, even fear enter the woman’s voice as she recalled the...
Despite major advances in screening and early detection, colon cancer still accounts for about 9...
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers have identified what may be a major factor behind...
Editor’s note: Embraced by celebrities, athletes and many health-conscious consumers, the gluten-...

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