With summer in full swing, dermatologists from the American Academy of Dermatology are reminding everyone that people of all races and colors can develop skin cancer.
It’s easier for some people to understand the terminology ‘food allergy’ than it is for them to understand avoiding certain foods because of a disease like celiac.
Vaguely sensing someone’s presence, Jake awoke, shielding his eyes from the harsh overhead light his mother had just switched on. As his eyes focused, he took in the sight of the men standing behind Diane and knew in an instant that they were there for him.
Like any healthy relationship, good communication is fundamental and that applies to the doctor-patient relationship as well.
My wife, Valerie, died unexpectedly in the jungle of northern Guatemala. The frantic attempts to save her life, working to transport her body back to the United States and telling my young children they would never see their loving mother again took their toll.
Depression in adolescence is even more common than previous estimates indicated and girls experience more depression than boys
According to the Center for Disease Control, each year about 4,000 people drown in the United States. Drowning kills more children 1-4 years of age than anything else, except birth defects.
Getting braces doesn’t have to be a scary process, but it can be if you haven’t had some of the more common questions answered ahead of time.
Are you making your kids resilient to germs?
Deaths from fentanyl and other synthetic opioids (not including methadone), rose a staggering 72 percent in just one year, from 2014 to 2015.
Human Milk Matters - New study shows expanded benefits for premature babies on exclusive human-milk diet
Nutrition is one of the most critical factors in healthy child development, but this is especially true for babies born prematurely.
Parenting a child with ADHD is a very different type of challenge than parenting other kids.
You tell yourself this is going to be the year you join a gym, eat better or drink more water. Yet that commitment often falls short.