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By DuPage Medical Group
GERD is a common chronic digestive disorder that impacts approximately 81 million Americans, causing symptoms such as heartburn, gas, bloating, persistent throat clearing, chronic coughing, difficulty swallowing and a burning sensation in the mouth or throat.
By DuPage Medical Group
Every year, millions of people become sick from a flu-virus; many will need to be hospitalized for complications and thousands of people die each year from flu-related illness. Because of this, it is recommended that everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated every year, especially those who are considered a high-risk for developing complications from the flu.
By DuPage Medical Group Radiology
For many women, getting a mammogram can be nerve-wracking. Getting called back for additional testing can cause even more anxiety. However, it is important to remember that most women who are called back do not have breast cancer, and most women are happy to get the additional testing to be sure.
Topics and Subtopics: Women's Health
By DuPage Medical Group Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
With its cool, crisp air and colorful, changing leaves, fall can be a beautiful time of year. For allergy sufferers however, fall often signals the start of a dreaded allergy season. Mold in the air is often higher in the fall and can cause a whole slew of symptoms. Find out how to limit your exposure to mold both inside and outdoors, and minimize allergy symptoms so you can enjoy nature’s beauty to the fullest this fall.
By DMG Nutrition Services
If you’re looking for fun, healthy ways to spruce up your diet this fall, try adding some pumpkin to your diet. Pumpkins aren’t just for decoration; they are packed with vitamins and other nutrients that can provide some serious health benefits. Below are some of the biggest benefits from adding pumpkin to your diet.
By Dr. Berggren
Everyday life can seem like a balancing act. The demands that come from our family and work often make putting our own health last on our priority list. As a practicing, board-certified dermatologist for over a decade, my job is to educate my patients on skin cancer prevention, as well as diagnose and treat skin conditions. So imagine my surprise, when in April of this year, my husband spotted an unfamiliar mole on the crease behind my knee.
By DuPage Medical Group Pediatrics
Your baby will make great transformations in their first few years of life. Follow our guide to take note of key developmental signs.