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A Turkey Day sans plates on plates of pumpkin pie, fluffy sausage stuffing, sweet tater soufflé, and green bean casserole would be just plain wrong. Tha...

If a child gets a small burn, starts choking or swallows medication, parents may struggle to decide whether to provide first aid at home or rush them to the hospital, suggests a new national poll.

DaVita Medical Group, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading independent medical group in the United States, today announced that its California headquarters facility has been awarded...

As the storm continues to dump rain on the Gulf Coast and flood waters rise, many organizations are doing vital work to help save lives and give comfort. Here's how you can support those efforts.

Dr. Spath has made it his highest priority to continue his education and study with some of the most respected dentists in the United States.

Individuals who use substances or in recovery face different types of stigma including enacted stigma, perceived stigma and self-stigma.

You’ve probably heard that nature is good for you, but did you know there’s real science to back it up? A study from Stanford University found that 90 minutes in nature decreased activity in the areas of the brain associated with depression and anxiety. Furthermore, people living in urban areas are 20% more likely to develop anxiety disorders and 40% more likely to develop mood disorders. But don’t despair just because you live in the city, spending even just fifteen minutes in the…

Showcase your original research at the AMA Research Symposium and help mentor the physicians of tomorrow.

By Andrew M. SeamanPeople hoping to lose a few pounds by substituting artificial sweeteners for regular sugar may end up disappointed, suggests a fr

In 2010, Sgt. Mike Liscomb was injured while serving overseas in raq.
Six years of limb salvage surgeries and infections eventually led to the amputation of his left leg last year.
He is now thriving thanks to his state-of-the-art bionic prosthetic.

1. This is one of the biggest indicators of the end of a relationship. After all, if your partner treats you with contempt, he treats you like you are beneath his consideration. Worse, he scorns you, disdains you, disrespects you. You are not worthy to be in his presence, and you won’t be for long if this is how he feels
2. Ignore your partner and he’ll go away. Blow him off, don’t listen to him, don’t care about what he says or…

Dr. Nirav Savalia addresses how many consultations a plastic surgery candidate should aim for.

One of the most prevalent reasons that people undergo a nose job, also called rhinoplasty, involves improving the way that they look.

CureDuchenne Cares workshops provide free information and resources to families, caregivers and patients with Duchenne

If your cat's breath consistently makes you wrinkle your nose, it could be a sign that something’s wrong. Here are some common causes of bad breath in cats, and ways to prevent and treat this condition.

The afternoon sunlight slanting into the Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve gilds the California oaks and sycamores that whisper in the slight breeze. It feels like a pastoral paradise, far from an urban center. You are only steps away from Fairmont

For the fifth consecutive year, Hoag Breast Center has been designated a Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence - the highest level of accreditation - by the National Quality Measures for Breast Centers Program™ (NQMBC™). Hoag Breast Center is the first and only breast center in Orange County, and just one of 49 in the United States to receive this prestigious designation.

MAG ‘Top Docs’ show on opioid abuse now online
A recording of a recent Medical Association of Georgia’s (MAG) ‘Top Docs Radio’ show that addressed the steps that the American Medical Association (AMA) is taking to address the nation’s opioid abuse epidemic is now available online
The program featured Patrice Harris, M.D., the chair of AMA’s Opioid Task Force.
“It’s troubling and alarming that more than 90 people in the U.S. die from an opioid or heroin overdose every day,” Dr. Harris reports.…

Come join The Whole Purpose and Hoag Hospital for a Girls Night Out: Sexy, Sassy, Self in the brand new House of Blues exclusive Foundation Room. Hoag Certified Sex Therapist Stephanie Buehler, PsyD, CST-S, will host a discussion exploring this three letter word. Sex isn’t always an easily approachable topic but Dr. Buehler will break down how to bring out your sexy side with ease and…

The topical products we use on ourselves and even our pets could cause big problems if accidentally ingested or administered incorrectly. Here’s how to keep your pets safe.

When IV therapy works for a patient, the results are amazing. Many people comment that it allows them to reclaim the quality of their lives, even when...