Top 10 Medical Innovations Most Likely to be Game Changers
Cleveland Clinic announced the Top 10 Medical Innovations of 2017 at a multi-media presentation that climaxed the 2016 Medical Innovation Summit, according to a
What is Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT)?
Feelings of vertigo, dizziness, and loss of balance are more prevalent than most people realize; 42% of the American population (90 million people) experience this at least once during their lifetime, and for many the condition becomes chronic. In the elderly, dizziness is the most common reason that people over 75 visit a doctor, and …
Why Surgeons Listen To Music In The Operating Room
When you're going into surgery, the type of music that your doctors will be listening to is probably the last thing on your mind. But your surgeon's play...
A physician quits and practices medicine her way
For me, healing health care simply starts here, just between me and my patient.
How MRI Works
An MRI scan is the best way to see inside the human body without cutting it open, but that may be little comfort to you when you're getting ready for the exam. Lying perfectly still on a tiny slab in a narrow hole, you might wonder what's happening to your body.
Questions to ask your breast augmentation surgeon
Get information from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons about what questions to ask your plastic surgeon during your breast augmentation consultation.
What are Common Ear, Nose, and Throat Issues?
At some point in your lifetime, you may end up dealing with symptoms or issues that affect your ears, nose or throat. While some people may exhibit obvious symptoms this doesn’t mean that everyone will. Sometimes it’s difficult to know what’s going on with your ear, nose and t
How Long Is a Cold or Flu Contagious?
Learn how cold and flu viruses spread, find out when to seek medical care for influenza or a cold, and discover the contagious period for the flu and common cold.
Open MRI: How A Woman Conquered MRI Claustrophobia
For those who suffer from claustrophobia, MRI’s can seem like a nightmare. Even the toughest football players can feel overwhelmed by MRI’s, and the anxiety can be crippling for some to the point where undergoing an MRI is impossible.
Sleep and Aging: Why Can't We Stay Asleep As We Get Older?
In a National Sleep Foundation survey of adults aged 55 and older, one-third of people aged 55-64 and one quarter of people aged 65-84 reported that their sleep