| Oct 25, 2013
| 2:10 PM
I was first diagnosed with breast cancer in June 1994, but I knew I had a lump earlier and did nothing about it because of a lack of insurance. As soon as I did receive insurance, I made an appointment with my doctor. A mammogram was taken, and after...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Karen East knew something was wrong, even after implant removal and several negative MRIs and mammograms. “I could feel a big lump, and it hurt,” she recalls. “My Aunt Michelle was not happy with any of the diagnoses from the image/...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 9:56 AM
El autor principal, Alan Kristal, Dr.PH, es miembro de la División de Ciencias de la Salud Pública de Fred Hutch.
Un segundo estudio prospectivo grande, realizado por científicos del Centro de Investigación de Cáncer Fred Hutchinson ha confirmado el...
| Jul 24, 2013
In a recent television interview, Boston Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino said "y'know" 72 times in three minutes.
In a way it was refreshing to hear that long-infuriating verbal crutch resurrected with such gusto, because "y'know" has been largely...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Last week: Dolphins, your wins mean a lot more than you may think. A recent article by Pierre Chandon in Forbes Magazine brought to light how much we need our sports teams to win ... for our health. The article cites a study by Cornil and Chandon that...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Bernardo “Bernie” Fernandez, M.D., is the chief executive officer of Baptist Health Medical Group, a network of more than 140 physicians, representing a comprehensive range of medical specialties, including cardiothoracic surgery,...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:34 AM
The end of summer always bring some great wine deals. Here are three.
Romano’s Macaroni Grill (Multiple locations, MacaroniGrill.com) is featuring 13 new wines at half price during its Annual Crush promotion from through Sept. 29. The selections...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:38 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who changed their eating habits for the better following a heart attack tended to live longer than those who stuck to eating not-so-heart-healthy foods in a new U.S. study
Among some 4,000 men and women, those whose...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 12:23 PM
When were you first diagnosed with heart disease?
I was diagnosed with a heart murmur years ago and didn’t have any issues with it until last year during a routine physical when my doctor discovered a problem with my aortic valve.
What form of...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Wellness may not be what visitors expect when vacationing in Las Vegas, but that's what the MGM Grand resort has in mind with its Stay Well rooms.
Working with the Cleveland Clinic, the MGM has developed special amenities that encourage deeper sleep and...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:56 PM
Long before a woman hits middle age, she and her doctor should be thinking about her risk of stroke and taking steps to reduce it, according to the first set of stroke guidelines aimed at women.
The overall stroke risk for women is higher than it is for...