People with Cochlear implants soon will be able to connect remotely with their doctors without having to travel to their appointments.
The city’s asthma rate among black children – roughly one in four (24 percent) – is twice the national average.
Nearly four in 10 (38 percent) girls ages 13-17 and more than a quarter (26 percent) of boys suffer from an anxiety disorder.
About 150,000 people are diagnosed nationwide each year with the painful condition.
Saliva tests of local people with the disorder and their families could help develop better treatments.
Dealing with irritable bowel syndrome and other gut-related illnesses isn’t “a cookbook science,” experts say.
Imagine doctors using a heart-mapping system to detect abnormal heart rhythms without inserting a catheter or anything else inside a patient’s heart.
February has been designated American Heart Month by the American Heart Association.
The Red Cross has recognized January as National Volunteer Blood Donor month for the past 18 years,
Hypothyroidism is the most common form of thyroid malfunctions, affecting up to 15 percent of Americans.
Doctors recommend people get the shingles vaccination starting at age 50. It is effective for eight to 10 years.
The best diet — a plant-based diet — should be high in fruits, vegetables and whole grains and lower in pork, turkey, chicken and red meat.
Get tested ASAP to find out your “bad” cholesterol number because your long-term health may depend on it.
It tends to run in families, affects women more than men, and is associated with sleeplessness and traumatic stress, experts say.