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Many head and neck cancer patients and others requiring surgery for benign lesions of the mouth and...
Cardiac catheterization, a procedure used to diagnose heart conditions, is typically performed...
Tobacco remains among the most addictive of all substances, but effective options are now available...
Here are 10 resolutions for better health at any age: Eat a well-balanced diet low in saturated...
The traditional approach to assisting patients with IBD has left much to be desired, and so the...
"Someone has to be the quarterback, helping to decide what is necessary and making sure all aspects...
Despite major advances in screening and early detection, colon cancer still accounts for about 9...
Kidney disease is common in many of us as we get older, but we may not even know that we have it...
Ultrasound, an imaging technology long used to examine fetuses in the womb and peer into patients’...
Pelvic organ prolapse is a condition caused by the failure of weakened muscles and connective...
The American Psychiatric Association’s new Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders...
UCLA provides a full range of treatment options for stress incontinence, from individualized...
Bacterial and viral infections may have similar symptoms - runny nose, cough, fever, sore throat...
Bug bites and stings usually cause momentary alarm, temporary discomfort and pain, but no serious...
Chickenpox, a common illness among children, causes a blistery rash and flu-like symptoms. Since...
Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a common sexually transmitted disease that is associated with several...
When kids anticipate "going to the doctor," many become worried and apprehensive about the visit...
Children under the age of 5 years are more likely to be hospitalized from flu complications than...
What can you do to maintain your health at age 65 or older? More than you might think! This article...
“A friendship is a mutual relationship formed with affection and commitment between people who...
Arthritis is a condition that affects people of all ages. Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), also...
Assisted reproductive technology services extend beyond traditional infertility treatments, such as...
When actress Angelina Jolie disclosed last spring that she had undergone a double mastectomy and...
High-risk pregnancies occur in less than 10 percent of all pregnancies in the U.S., but the...
Although many community-based organizations offer supportive services for patients with dementia...
A new procedure, transcatheter aortic-valve replacement (TAVR), enables doctors to replace damaged...
Depression in the elderly is a much more common and widespread problem than many people realize. It...
Advances in growing embryos to an advanced stage of physiologic development have made single-embryo...
An innovative program that exchanges the kidney from an incompatible family member or friend for a...
Resuming activity before an evaluation and complete recovery runs the risk of a recurrence and...

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