How A Sleep Disorder Might Point To A Forgotten Future
Acting out dreams in your sleep may put you at risk for developing dementia later in life, researchers say. The behavior appears to portend Lewy body dementia, the second-most common form of dementia among older people.
The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs, located against the back muscles in the upper abdominal cavity just below the rib cage, one on each side of the spine. The kidneys detoxify the blood and aid the body in filtering out waste products through urine. Another primary function of the kidneys is to remove excess water …
Kidney Month: 10 Ways to Keep Your Kidneys Healthy
Concerned about your kidney health? In honor of National Kidney Month, we are sharing 10 tips that'll help you keep your kidneys healthy for the long run.
Top Foods for Healthy Kidneys
Diet and nutrition can play a major role in making sure you have healthy kidneys.
10 Common Habits That Damage the Kidneys
The kidneys purify the blood of unnecessary substances which are then discharged through the urethra.
3 Tips for Cleaning Your Ears
If not cotton swabs, what should you use to clean your ears? Here are a few alternative cleaning methods that are much safer and healthier for your ears and your hearing.
How To Keep Your Kidneys Healthy
Here's a fact you can impress your friends with -- every 30 minutes your kidneys filter all the blood in your body eliminating waste and excess fluid. P...
How to Keep Your Kidneys Healthy
Kidneys play a vital role in bodily functions, from excretion of waste to circulatory and immune system health. Read more.
Take an Anonymous Alcohol Screening
You can have a problem with alcohol without having an alcohol problem. Think you have a problem? Take an anonymous self-assessment today.
Should You Drink Collagen for Glowing Skin?
In this era of Kardashian, collagen has become synonymous with wrinkle fillers and lip injections. But for a group of forward-thinking women (and men!), the protein is the secret behind their glowing, gorgeous complexion—with...
Center For Diagnostic Imaging (CDI)
No matter how many times you’ve been inside a scanner, it’s normal to have questions before your MRI. Whether you’re curious about the loud sounds or you
How to clean your ears
How To Clean Your Ears
Think you know how to clean your ears? Many people have been doing it wrong and don’t even know it. Here’s the right way to clean your ears.
Updates on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts in Your Area
Updated January 14, 2021.In an effort to provide our members with timely information about COVID-19 vaccines, we are keeping this page up-to-date with the latest details on One Medical’s progress with vaccine administration in each of the states and counties where we have offices. Please check back here for the latest details on vaccination efforts in your area.Key details about vaccine appointments at One MedicalWe ask…
How to Properly Clean Your Ears
How do you properly clean your ears? Audiologist Beth McCormick explains safe, proper ear cleaning care, the value of earwax and how that can affect your hearing aids.
Take the NEJM 10 Toughest Image Challenges Quiz
Challenge your diagnostic skills! Take the NEJM Ten Toughest Image Challenges Quiz.
How to Choose the Right Aesthetic Surgeon for You
When you first start to think about having an aesthetic surgery procedure or a non-surgical one, picking the right physician is a huge decision. You take time to look at the facts, but with every website touting world-class credentials and fame, how do you know who to choose? I once had a patient, who was …
What to Expect During a Breast MRI
A breast MRI , or magnetic resonance imaging, takes pictures of the breast with radio waves and a magnetic field. It does not use X-rays, and it can catch problems within the breast that mammograms, CT scans and ultrasound cannot A breast MRI typically takes 45-60 minutes, but the patient should plan on spending 1 1/2 hours on the procedure and associated preparations. Several dozen pictures will be taken during the breast MRI. Beforehand, the patient will be asked to remove any personal…
How to keep your skin looking younger and boost collagen production
You might not know what it is, but collagen production is key when it comes to keeping your skin looking young, plump and wrinkle-free
Why Collagen Matters When it Comes to Beautiful Skin
Manhattan, NY (PRWEB) December 03, 2015 What is collagen and why is it so important for beautiful skin? As explained by Dr. Meryl Blecker Joerg, dermatologist with Advanced Dermatology PC, collag
Here's What Happened When I Drank Collagen Peptides Every Day for 2 Weeks
Consuming hydrolyzed collagen is supposed to ease joint pain, soften wrinkles, and heal your gut. But is it really worth the hype? I took it to find out.
The 10 Personality Disorders
A short, sharp look into the 10 personality disorders.
Why Sleep Disorders May Precede Parkinson's and Alzheimer's
When the body’s biological clock goes awry, insomnia and related disruptions may be an early sign of pending cognitive decline
How to Overcome 5 Common Sleep Disorders
Untreated sleep disorders can have serious results. Here, the five most common sleep disorders and their symptoms.
This Is What It's Like To Be A Man With An Eating Disorder
An estimated 24 million people in the U.S. have eating disorders, and they aren’t all women and girls.
4 Surprising Signs of Bipolar Disorder
A new study finds that bipolar disorder is highly undertreated. From spending sprees to increased sex drive, learn some less-well known signs of mania in bipolar disorder.
How Studies of Sleep-Disordered Breathing Are Shedding Light on Atrial Fibrillation
Strong epidemiologic findings are put to the test in ongoing clinical studies
Why Dyslexia Is More Than a Reading Disorder
Brain changes that affect more than language and reading may be behind dyslexia, new research reveals
9 Ways To Cope With Seasonal Affective Disorder
5 Common Myths About Auditory Processing Disorder
Myths about auditory processing disorder persist, despite advances in APD research. Here are five common misconceptions and the truth about each.
Why Is It So Hard to Treat Eating Disorders?
Anorexia alone kills more people than any other mental illness does.
Beyond worry: How psychologists help with anxiety disorders
Anxiety disorders can severely impair a person's ability to function at work, school and in social situations and can interfere with a person's relationships. There are effective treatments for anxiety.
What Bipolar Disorder Really Feels Like
About 2.6 percent of American adults -- nearly 6 million people -- have
How Oppositional Defiant Disorder is Related to ADHD
A mental health counselor and board-certified ADHD coach explains the correlation between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and oppositional defiant disorder.
Raising awareness of the myths of autism spectrum disorder
For National Autism Awareness Month, we take a look at some of the most common misconceptions surrounding autism spectrum disorder.
Slideshow: Visual Guide to Binge Eating Disorder
This WebMD slideshow explains binge eating disorder, including causes, symptoms, treatment, and recovery.
How Life (and Death) Spring From Disorder
As simple systems show signs of life, scientists are arguing about whether this apparent complexity is all a consequence of thermodynamics.
5 Eating Disorders You've Never Heard of Before
4 Facts About Substance Use Disorders During National Recovery Month
Every September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) sponsors National Recovery Month, an opportunity for people to learn more about substance use disorders (SUD) and celebrate those who are recovering from their disease. As the nation’s prescription and illicit opioid crisis has demonstrated, these disorders are devastating illnesses that can affect anyone.
10 facts about autism spectrum disorder: April is Autism Awareness Month
Almost half – 46 percent -- of children identified with autism spectrum disorder has average to above average intellectual ability.