Health in Sarasota, FL

A scientist believes that Leonardo da Vinci had strabismus, a misalignment of the eyes, which may have forced the artist to rely on only one eye, a perspective that may have been a creative boon.

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Compared with standard chemotherapy, the PARP inhibitor extended progression-free survival for patients with advanced BCRA-positive breast cancer.

WebMD explains how physical therapy after knee or hip replacement surgery can help speed your recovery.

A single night of sleep – or even a quick kip – helps with crystallising emotional information and with controlling how it makes us feel.

As medical residents transfer patients from one team member to another, they can focus on several key strategies to avoid communication errors, according to a blog post on the AMA Wire.

Those who suffer from chronic pain can feel stressed and depressed at times. However, depression could be exacerbating the chronic pain symptoms.

The Mediterranean diet’s combination of fruits, legumes, whole grains, olive oil and fish seems to reduce the risk of late-stage age-related macular degeneration, a new study finds.

Amid industry changes and an uncertain political climate, people seek to make positive changes in healthcare. However, they may not always know how to do so. Fortunately, there are many ways to make a difference.

The GMFH Scientific Committee invites authors to submit abstracts on basic and clinical research related to the gut microbiome and its role in human health and disease. Abstracts related to gastrointestinal and liver diseases, clinical applications of the microbiome, immune functions, mechanisms of action, and diet and nutrition are particularly encouraged
Authors of abstracts selected by the scientific committee will be invited to give poster presentations…

SARASOTA, Fla., October 4, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Voalte, the leader in healthcare communication technology, today announced that Candice Friestad, DNP,...

Hurricane Michael strengthened to a Category 4 storm just hours before it is expected to hit the Florida Panhandle Oct. 10, making it one of the strongest weather events to hit the U.S. in 2018, according to CNN.

DURHAM, N.C. – A bacterium known for causing stomach cancer might also increase the risk of certain colorectal cancers, particularly among African Americans, according to a study led by Duke Cancer Institute researchers.

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In the US, 80% of girls have been on a diet by the time they're 10 years old. In this honest, raw talk, neuroscientist Sandra Aamodt uses her personal story to frame an important lesson about how our brains manage our bodies, as she explores the science behind why dieting not only doesn't work, but is likely to do more harm than good. She suggests ideas for how to live a less diet-obsessed life, intuitively.

Acorn squashes and pumpkins are super healthy and delicious during fall. Try this easy side-dish for your dinner.

Putting on a happy face doesn’t just make you more likeable; it makes you healthier, both good for your career.

Dr. Fredric Newman is an ethnic rhinoplasty specialist in Darien, CT, with extensive experience working with a diverse range of patients. With special sensitivity to the various aesthetic needs and preferences of African-Americans, Asian-Americans, Hispanics, and other non-Caucasians, our rhinoplasty surgeon can help to achieve results that harmonize beautifully with the facial features of virtually any patient.

Every October, Consulate Health Care raises the Importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Learn all the facts.

A healthy fall celebration of a delicious apple recipe. Carrot Apple Mint Slaw from food blogger, Brenda Bennett.

Back pain can be treated and prevented with exercise, but you need to know what you are doing. Learn about good and bad exercises for back pain.