In the United States, more people are diagnosed with skin cancer each year than all other cancers combined. The best way to detect and treat skin cancer early is by scheduling an annual skin examination with your dermatologist.
As the weather gets warmer, it is only natural that people want to get outside to enjoy themselves. Before heading out, keep in mind these warm weather safety tips to protect you and your loved ones.
New or sudden gastrointestinal symptoms should not be ignored as they can signal a more serious condition. Our Gastroenterology team identifies symptoms that should be addressed with your healthcare provider.
Working and learning remotely may help protect you from COVID-19, however, it may not protect your eye health. Technology is being used more than ever and the additional screen time can result in eye strain. Find out how you can protect your eyes while still performing your daily virtual work and school tasks.
No-chip manicures involve a gel-based nail polish that includes a base coat, two coats of polish and a sealer which is applied and then cured to the nail under ultraviolet (UV) lights. When it’s time to remove the polish, the manicurist wraps acetone-soaked pads around the nail for 10 to 40 minutes, depending on the brand and number of coats applied.
We have all experienced moments of stress in our lives. When something unexpected or alarming happens, a part of your brain, the hypothalamus, sets off an internal alarm. This alarm signals your adrenal glands to release hormones, adrenaline and cortisol, into your nervous system that cause your heart rate to increase, your muscles to tense and your breath to quicken. This is referred to as your fight or flight response, and your body is ready to take action to protect itself from harm.
Learn the difference between a prebiotic and probiotic and why you need both to maintain a healthy digestive tract.
In combination with regular screenings, eating a healthy diet is a great way to keep your colon healthy, helping to prevent colon cancer and other disorders. Here are the top tips on what to eat to support a healthy colon.
Heart attacks may commonly be associated with men, but women are just as likely to experience heart disease. Find out how symptoms, risk factors and prevention may impact women’s heart health.
Smoking can significantly increase your risk of developing bladder cancer. Here’s what you should know about smoking’s link to bladder cancer, so you can start lowering your risk today.