Why people with kidney disease opt for palliative care over dialysis
Palliative care is a choice and for some the preferable option.
Health Tip of the Month: What is a Patient-Centered Medical Home?
A Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) is a way of delivering healthcare that is patient-centered, team-based, comprehensive, accessible...
Edina Spinal Surgeon Stefano Sinicropi Offers Advice on Surgical and Non-Surgical Treatment for...
Does your neck hurt before you even get out of bed in the morning? Does your low back ache after a day of wearing sky-high heels? Dr. Stefano Sinicropi, board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty in spinal surgery, has advice for you and the estimated 80 percent of Americans who will experience spinal pain at some point in their lives. Sinicropi practices at the Midwest Spine and Brain Institute in Edina, as well as other locations throughout the Twin Cities.
What to Eat for Healthy Hair and Nails
Check out which foods contain nutrients that help you look—and feel—better
Andy Richter shared an honest story about what abortion access meant to his family.
"We could barely care for ourselves, much less a newborn."
Top 10 Health Tips for Women
Want a cheat sheet for healthy living? Our expert serves up her top tips for a lifetime of wellness.
How Can I Improve My Sleep Quality?
Here are a few ways to improve your sleep quality in spite of a busy lifestyle: SET A SCHEDULE: Set a time for BOTH going to bed AND getting up in the morning, preferably at the same times each day—even on weekends. EXERCISE: Try to get 20-30 minutes of exercise every day (but NOT just …
Restaurant customer expresses gratitude with a $2,000 tip
A regular customer at a Washington, D.C. restaurant ate an order of gumbo and fried chicken — then left a $2,000 tip.
Health Watch: Why Sleep Disorders Can Be Problematic
Many people – both adults and children – suffer from sleep disorders, but don’t even realize it. However, if undiagnosed or untreated, sleep disorders can lead to serious health problems like heart disease, depression or diabetes. It can also make any preexisting psychological condition worse.
What's Causing My Knee Pain?
The bones, tendons, ligaments, and muscles of your knee joint are all capable of being injured, which can trigger knee pain. This guide to knee injuries explains the common causes.